COVID’s Lessons for Global Higher Education
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COVID’s Lessons for Global Higher Education

Coping with the Present while Building a More Equitable Future

Posted: Nov. 16, 2020
Author(s): Jamil Salmi
Organization(s): Lumina Foundation

Many higher education institutions will face real financial peril during the deep recession that many economists predict. The main priority is not to cope with the short-term effects of the pandemic, but to think carefully about how to reshape higher education for long-term resilience. This unprecedented crisis portends drastic structural changes in the educational and business models of colleges and universities.