2010 - 2011 Events

November 7, 2011

Keynote Address: President Obama's 2020 Goals for Higher Education

Martha J. Kanter, Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Education  

October 18, 2011

The Diversity Dividends of a Need-Blind and Color-Blind Affirmative Action Policy

Sigal Alon, Tel-Aviv University, Israel

October 6, 2011

Leadership and Student Activism in Chilean Higher Education Carmen Mentecinos

Nelson Vasquez, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, Chile  

April 28, 2011

Admission Preferences for Children of Alumni: Who Benefits? Who Loses?

Richard Kalhenberg, The Century Foundation
Daniel Golden, Bloomberg News
Jeffrey B. Brenzel, Yale University

April 27, 2011

The Transformation of Higher Education in Brazil: The Good and The Not-So-Good

Renato H. L. Pedrosa, University of Campinas (Unicamp)  

April 6, 2011

Asians in the Ivory Tower: America's Equity Agenda and the Blurring of the Color Line in Higher Education

Robert Teranishi, Associate Professor of Higher Education, New York University
Walter Allen, Director, CHOICES Project: Access, Equity, and Diversity in Higher Education
Kiran Ahuja, Executive Director, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Pedro Noguera, Executive Director, Metropolitan Center for Urban Education  

April 5, 2011

The Evolution of European Universities: The State, The Universities, The Professoriate

Christine Musselin, Director of the Center for the Sociology of Organizations, Research in Higher Education  

February 3, 2011

International University Rankings and the Race for World-Class Status

Jürgen Enders, Director, Center for Higher Education Policy Studies (CHEPS)


November 11, 2010

Educational Leadership in Tough Economic Times

Nancy Zimpher, Chancellor of the State University of New York

April 28, 2010

Gender and Affirmative Action in Higher Education in India

Jyoti Atwal, Assistant Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

April 13, 2010

Class-based Affirmative Action by Creaming - A Contradiction?

Sigal Alon, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Tel Aviv University

March 25, 2010

Richard Richardson, Professor of Higher Education, New York University
Policy and Performance in American Higher Education

March 4, 2010

Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on College Campuses

Richard Arum, Professor of Sociology and Education, New York University