Podcasts and Videos

Our podcasts and videos are interviews or clips with governance experts, exploring topics and ideas useful to trustees.

Board Bylaws with Bob O'Neil

Bob O'Neil, founding director of the Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression and former president of the University of Virginia, discusses the importance of board bylaws, the challenges of creating bylaws unique to the institution, and tips on what to keep in and leave out. O'Neil is the author of Updating Board Bylaws: A Guide for Colleges and Universities.

With thanks to BoardEffect for their support of Updating Board Bylaws.

 

Higher Education's Public Good with Robert Reich

reichWatch Robert Reich, former U.S. secretary of labor, discuss the public good of higher education and the importance of maintaining its value at the 2013 National Conference on Trusteeship.

Governing in Good Humor with Richard Chait

chaitWatch Richard Chait, professor emeritus at Harvard Graduate School of Education, give four insights into governance today at the 2013 National Conference on Trusteeship.

"What Money Can't Solve" with Richard Chait and Panelists

panelWatch Richard Chait, professor emeritus at Harvard Graduate School of Education, lead a discussion with Tony Coles, vice chair, Johns Hopkins University; Alecia A. DeCoudreaux, president, Mills College; Keith Krach, board chair, Purdue University; and Nancy Zimpher, chancellor, State University of New York.

Digital Natives and Arthur Levine

levineWatch Arthur Levine, president of the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation and co-author of Generation on a Tightrope, speak about the first generation of digital natives on college and university campuses at the 2013 National Conference on Trusteeship.

This segment was part of presentation with co-author Diane Dean, associate professor of higher education administration & policy at Illinois State University.

 

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