February 27, 2006

Vision for Higher Ed, Pledge to Access and New Bond with StatesNeeded to Renew the Promise between States and Public Universities

Washington, D.C. - College campuses must develop and sustain a long-term vision for higher education, renew and update basic commitments of access and public partnership, and forge a new relationship with government to renew the commitment between the public and the public colleges and universities, according to policy and higher education leaders in a new report, "Renewing the Promise: The Public's Universities in a Transforming World." (Editor's note from VSU's University Relations: VSU President Ronald M. Zaccari is one of 11 university presidents and two state chancellors from across the nation who serves on the Commission on Public University Renewal. Please refer to the complete list located at the end of the release.)