AUC 2017 Leadership Meeting
On Monday, January 9, 2017, the Presidents, Chancellors, Provosts and other America’s Urban Campus leaders gathered at DePaul University to discuss critical issues facing the City of Chicago and their institutions. The main topics—setting the stage for collective action in 2017—included:
- Working with industry leaders and the City of Chicago to build a talent pipeline through our graduates and our academic programs.
- Developing a collective strategy to elevate Chicago as a higher education destination.
- Working with other groups in the city to address the difficult issues of racism, poverty and violence.