Listen in as President E. Gordon Gee and Professor Stephen Gavazzi discuss their most recent book, Land-Grant Universities for the Future, and how institutions are remaining "land-grant fierce" during these uncertain times. They explore:
- Concerns about funding declines v. The need to create efficiencies.
- Research prowess v. Teaching and service excellence.
- Focus on rankings v. Access and affordability.
- Leadership in times of Coronavirus.
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Meet Our Speakers
E. Gordon Gee
Dr. E. Gordon Gee is one of America’s most prominent higher education leaders, having helmed universities for more than three decades. In 2009, Time magazine named him one of the top 10 university presidents in the United States. Recently, the website Great Value Colleges named him the nation’s top university president.
Professor Stephen Gavazzi is a Professor of Human Development and Family Science at The Ohio State University. His current interests are focused on the development of a conceptual framework and related assessment tools for understanding and measuring campus-community relationships.