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NPR's On Being: Beyond the Ivory Tower

Friday, January 1, 2016

NPR's On Being:  Beyond the Ivory Tower

When we talk about the relationship between colleges and the world, we tend to focus on economics. But what is the place of institutions of higher education in the communities they inhabit? How can and should they nurture students as citizens and leaders for the emerging 21st century world? Two visionary college presidents of two very different institutions take up these questions with host Krista Tippett at the American Council on Education's 97th Annual Meeting.

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