Knowledge Center

Find the resources you need.

Access to the Knowledge Center is an exclusive benefit for AGB members. Use these resources to understand the issues confronting your organization, prepare yourself for effective boardroom performance, and fulfill your responsibilities as a trustee.

March/April 2020 Issue


  • Preventing Overdoses on Campuses: The Naloxone Solution  
  • Trustee Communication Protocols 
  • Shifting Demographics 
  • Honor and Responsibility: Five Stewardship Imperatives   
  • Shared Leadership: How the Board-Chair Relationship Facilitates Organizational Change   
  • Standards for Excellence: How to Fulfill Your Fiduciary Responsibility around Oversight of Your Investment Program 
Risk Management, Second Edition

The first edition made the case that board members must collaborate effectively with institutional leaders to assess and manage an array of operational and strategic risks. The new edition explores how higher education risk management efforts should evolve toward greater maturity and sharpens the focus on reputational and compliance risks—growing areas of concern for colleges and universities.

Board members must stay ahead of complex issues that are constantly changing. These resources will help you explore and assess issues with just the right level of detail.

For new trustees, the boardroom is a new world. Quickly get up to speed on how boards operate, who does what, and how board members serve as partners to their presidents.

Find resources for your type of organization, including individual institutions, members of public university systems, and fundraising organizations.

Fulfill your specific duties—whether you serve on or support a board or board committee.

Understand the purpose, responsibilities, and composition of higher education’s key board committees.

Different people learn in different ways. AGB supports you by providing resources in a wide range of formats.