Preparing Morgan for the Next Decade

During spring 2020, as part of an effort to prepare the University for the next 10 years, President David K. Wilson convened an offsite Administrative Conference for Morgan’s administrative and faculty leadership. The two-day event brought in some of the leading voices in higher education to share their insights to understanding the comprehensive landscape engulfing higher education.

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ADMINISTRATIVE CONFERENCE PRESENTERS


Dr. Jamie Merisotis
President and CEO, Lumina Foundation
Session One:
"The Future of Work"


Dr. Harry Williams
President, Thurgood Marshall College Fund
Session One:
"Perspective on the Future of HBCUs"
What Are Employers Looking for in our Graduates


Dr. Lynn Pasquerella
President, American Association of Colleges & Universities (AAC&U)
Session Two:
"What Does the Future Hold for the Liberal Arts"
The Challenges to Create More Interdisciplinary Degrees


Dr. Cia Verschelden
Author
Session Four:
"Bandwidth Recovery (Pt. 1)"
Helping Students Reclaim Cognitive Resources Lost to Poverty, Racism, and Social Marginalization


Dr. Cia Verschelden
Author
Session Four:
"Bandwidth Recovery (Pt. 2)"
Helping Students Reclaim Cognitive Resources Lost to Poverty, Racism, and Social Marginalization