Presidential Blog

An Alternative Spring Break

The Sunday Briefing - March 1, 2020 Dear colleagues, We are now on high alert concerning the coronavirus. At this point, we know that we need to take it seriously. We have already had one major tabletop exercise with more than 75 university leaders. Major questions...

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Armies March on their Stomachs!

Armies March on their Stomachs!

The Sunday Briefing - Feb. 23, 2020 Dear colleagues, While there is much debate about who exactly first stated that an “Army marches on its stomach,” there is no debate at all about whether such an assertion is true. Look no further than right here this weekend in...

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Blessed with Alumni Who Want to Give Back

Blessed with Alumni Who Want to Give Back

The Sunday Briefing - Feb. 9, 2020 Dear colleagues, Universities like to brag about their alumni given their incredible talent and accomplishments! One of the recent memorable statements about alumni success comes from the comedian Stephen Colbert. In a magnanimous...

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