Sunday Morning Learning Opps

What Is This Thing Called Higher Education?

  • Sunday, July 30
  • 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Minneapolis Conv Ctr
  • 103D
  • SK


Mary LaGrange


University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Lincoln, Nebraska

Keith McIntosh

Vice President for Information Services & Chief Information Officer

University of Richmond

Richmond, Virginia

Beth Paul


Capital University

Columbus, Ohio

Randy Roberson

Director, Strategic Initiatives


Washington, District of Columbia


Administrators new to higher education face numerous challenges. If you have worked in higher education for fewer than five years, take this opportunity to connect with colleagues and discuss the complexities of administration in a college or university environment.

Learning Objectives

  • Better understand higher education lingo and culture.
  • Explain concepts such as tenure and shared governance.
  • Increase campus engagement through departmental or campus-wide initiatives.