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Explore the future of higher education with Rich DeMillo and Jeff Selingo

Contributed by: Megan Fizer
Published: Thursday, 16 January 2014 1:30 PM
UPDATE: Due to flight complications, the Feb. 4 lecture on “New Ecosystems for Higher Education: The Road Ahead” by Rich DeMillo has been canceled. The lecture has been rescheduled for February 17th at 7:30 p.m.

Join us for two fascinating presentations on the future of higher education and the college of tomorrow. Both events are free, open to the public, and sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Academic Long-Range Planning Steering Committee.

RICH DEMILLO
Distinguished professor of computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology
Director of the Center for 21st Century Universities
Lumina Foundation Fellow
Chief Scientist at the Qatar Computing Research Institute

“New Ecosystems for Higher Education: The Road Ahead”
Tuesday, February 17 (update 2/4/14: This event has been rescheduled due to a flight conflict.)
7:30 p.m.
Pruis Hall

DeMillo discusses how 2012 brought a global conversation about the nature and value of universities that defined a new ecosystem for higher education and looks to the road that lies ahead.

JEFF SELINGO
Contributing editor and former top editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education
Professor of practice at Arizona State University
Author of College (Un)bound: The Future of Higher Education and What it Means for Students

“College (Un)bound: The Future of Higher Education”
Monday, February 10
7:30 p.m.
Pruis Hall

Selingo explores the college of tomorrow—how families will pay, what campuses will look like, how students will learn, and what skills will lead to success in the job market.
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