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The Changing Higher Education Agenda

Aug 23, 2013

Two Lumina Foundation leaders were invited to speak at the 2013 National Energy Education Network meeting. Strategy Director Holly Zanville spoke on Adult Learners and the Completion Agenda » and President/CEO Jamie Merisotis delivered the closing remarks: The Changing Higher Education Agenda »

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Adult Learners and the Completion Agenda

Aug 23, 2013

As a Strategy Director for Lumina Foundation, one focus among many for Dr. Zanville is increasing degree completion for returning adults with prior college or no credentials, and statewide approaches to reverse-transfer degrees through the national Credit When It’s Due initiative

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Taking Learning to the Next Level: Independent Institutions and the DQP

Aug 01, 2013

With nearly 300 institutions in more than 40 states investigating the Degree Qualifications Profile, the implementation of faculty-driven system redesign around learning outcomes is becoming a reality. Lumina President Jamie Merisotis delivers the opening keynote to kick off this important national conversation at the third and final meeting of the DQP Consortium.

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Redesigning Higher Education … from the Inside Out

July 15, 2013

In a keynote speech on driving innovation in postsecondary education, Lumina President Jamie Merisotis emphasizes the importance of high-quality learning in redesigning a postsecondary education system that will fundamentally change the way students are educated.

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National Goals and Policy for Higher Education

July 10, 2013

Jamie Merisotis delivers the keynote address to the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association (SHEEO) about the big picture of higher ed system redesign that will shift the focus from the institution to the student.

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The Future of Postsecondary Education

June 28, 2013

Jamie Merisotis, Lumina's president and CEO delivers a speech to the Education Commission of the States on the issues we must tackle to build the student-centered education system of the future.

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Remarks from the Symposium on the Implementation of a State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement

April 18, 2013

Thank you, and good morning everyone. I’m pleased to be with you, and and happy that you are here in Indianapolis. I want to begin with just a few words about the specific work you are doing at this symposium, and then spend the bulk of my time talking about where this important work fits into the bigger picture.

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The Changing Higher Education Agenda … and the Trustee’s Role as Change Agent

April 16, 2013

Lumina President Jamie Merisotis speaks to higher education trustees in Pennsylvania on meeting the state's attainment needs.

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The Attainment Goal and the Changing Higher Education Landscape

April 12, 2013

Lumina president addresses university librarians at their Annual Conference about their role in helping to redesign the 21st century higher education system.

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