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The Changing Role of the University President

Posted Wednesday, August 21, 2013

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The Changing Role of the University President Kent State and the University of Akron will both say goodbye to their long time presidents next summer while Youngstown State University and Tri-C have both welcomed new university presidents this summer. What do these university presidents have to say about suggestions that colleges should be run more like WalMart? Or introducing technology into the higher education classroom?

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Luis Proenza, President of the University of Akron
Randy Dunn, President of Youngstown State University
Jack Stripling, Senior Reporter for The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Times are changing for local university presidents
As Colleges Evolve, So Must Their Presidents

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