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Trusteeship magazine reports trends, issues, and practices in higher education to help board members and chief executives better understand their distinctive and complementary roles and to strengthen board performance. It is published bimonthly for AGB members.

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Trusteeship: July/August

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Table of Contents    Features  The 21st-Century Presidency: A Call to Enterprise Leadership By Terrence MacTaggart This AGB report—the latest in a periodic series about the presidency—asks boards and presidents...
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Trusteeship: May/June

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Table of Contents    Features Reprogramming Our Financial GPS By Mark Putnam Broad economic and demographic realities are necessitating that boards reset their thinking as board members and reprogram their...
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Trusteeship: May/June

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Table of Contents    Features Innovating for Opportunity: Sharing Solutions for Student Success By AGB A growing lack of an educated workforce and the need to increase collaboration among universities...
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Trusteeship: Special Issue

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Table of Contents    Features  Higher Education's Return on Information Technology By Eric Denna Increasingly, trustees and regents are confronted with some difficult choices surrounding investments in information technology. Realizing...
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Trusteeship: Why Boards Must Become Diversity Stewards, May/June 2014

Trusteeship: May/June

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Table of Contents    Features  Why Boards Must Become Diversity Stewards By AGB Several experts at AGB’s National Conference on Trusteeship tackled the key issues of higher education diversity and...
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Trusteeship Issue: The Incalculable Benefits of Revitalizing Your Board - May/June 2013

Trusteeship: May/June

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Table of Contents    Features  The Incalculable Benefits of Revitalizing Your Board By Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M DePaul University restructured its board, enabling it to play an important role...
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Rethinking the Business Model: Responsibilities of Governing Boards, July/August 2012

Trusteeship: July/August

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Table of Contents    Features Rethinking the Business Model: Responsibilities of Governing Boards By AGB At AGB’s National Conference on Trusteeship, a special panel of higher education leaders explored current...
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High-Performing Committees: What Makes Them Work?, May/June 2012

Trusteeship: May/June

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Table of Contents    Features High-Performing Committees: What Makes Them Work? By Stephen G. Pelletier As governing boards have become more sophisticated and polished in their oversight of colleges and...
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