Speech | Jamie Merisotis

The Completion Goal and the National Outlook

On college campuses everywhere, nontraditional is the new norm. Higher education systems must enhance their social equity agenda to better serve 21st century students and ensure economic progress for the nation. Read Jamie Merisotis’ opening keynote at the Scaling Up conference in Illinois »

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Speech | Minnesota Chamber of Commerce

Postsecondary Education: The Case for Systemic Change

Rigorous and relevant higher education is key to distinguishing Minnesota as the “skilled workforce state,” says Jamie Merisotis, Lumina Foundation president and CEO. “The Minnesota Chamber’s overall effort is right on target”, he said, “Addressing the challenge of producing a better skilled workforce will require all of the key players to work more closely together than they ever have before.” Merisotis delivered the keynote speech at the Minnesota Chamber’s workforce summit, “How to Make Minnesota the Skilled Workforce State.” Read more »