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Challenges to the Business Model

Jane Wellman discusses whether the higher education business model is broken and, if so, how it can be changed. Issues include seeking new sources of revenue, cross subsidizing programs, and rising costs, among others.

Student Voice: Being Listened To and Being Heard

When asked about student representatives to the board, board members often suggest something like: “They’re great... they just tend not to make their voices heard.” There is no...

Complimentary Webinar: Top of Pyramid Initiatives—Transformational Fundraising for Long-Term Sustainability

2:00-3:00 pm ET 

The webinar will be held with GoToWebinar.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Macintosh®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar.

Complimentary Webinar: Challenges and Opportunities—HBCUs, Revenue Growth, and Long-Term Prosperity

2:00-3:00 pm ET

The current higher education environment is challenging the business models of all institutions, including historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). This webinar looks specifically at the challenges facing this group of institutions and examines the successful revenue and enrollment growth strategies AGBIS has developed in collaboration with multiple HBCUs. Case studies, strategies that can be adopted to fit your institution, and lessons learned will be highlighted.

Learning outcomes from this webinar include:

The webinar will be held with GoToWebinar.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees

Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Macintosh®-based attendees

Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar.

 

Complimentary Workshop: Revenue Growth and Partnerships/Affiliations

Please join AGB November 13-14 for two complimentary workshops at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC. Day 1 is a deep dive into the practical elements of affiliation and partnerships, with an emphasis on strategies and considerations for leaders and boards. Day 2 focuses on revenue growth and strategies for diversification linked to current top trends in higher education. You may attend one, or both, of the workshops.

Webinar: Elevating Your Board Through Flipped Orientation

1:30-2:30 pm ET

You've heard of a flipped classroom, but have you ever heard of a flipped board orientation? During this webinar, you'll learn how to take the best principles and practices from flipped teaching and apply them to your board's orientation and meetings. Why do this? Dense, lecture-style orientations often don't stick. Like all learners, board members benefit from techniques designed to help them process and contextualize information.

Participants will:

The price for this webinar is $99 for members and $129 for non-members. All sales are final. No refunds are available if you are unable to attend.

The webinar will be held with GoToWebinar.

System Requirements:
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP, or 2003 Server

Macintosh®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

FAQs:

Q: I'm registered for a webinar, but did not receive the join link from GoToWebinar.
A: Check your spam inbox for an email (customercare@gotowebinar.com) from GoToWEbinar containing your unique join link. Contact webinars@agb.org if you require further assistance with getting your join link.

Q: I am a trustee of a member institution; however, I was charged the non-member rate.
A: Contact registrar@agb.org or concierge@agb.org to confirm that yoru information is included on your institution's board roster in AGB's system.

Q: Can I access a copy of the recording after the webinar?
A: All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar.

$99
$129

How Does Higher Ed Help the Economy? By Driving Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

American colleges and universities make a powerful contribution to our economy as business incubators. Through their research activities, facilities, technology, and teaching, higher education...

Effective Enterprise Leadership

A growing number of college and university presidents are coming from outside academia. In a recent Trusteeship article, author Terrence MacTaggart explored how leaders can embrace...

Complimentary Webinar: Understanding Endowments and College Access

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this AGB webinar had to be postponed. An email announcement will go out with the new date.

AGB webinars are not eligible for Continuing Education credits.

The webinar will be held with GoToWebinar.

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees

Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Macintosh®-based attendees

Required: Mac OS® X 10.4.11 (Tiger®) or newer

All AGB webinars are recorded. A copy of the recording will be provided to all registered participants 24-48 hours after the live webinar.

AGB's Newest State Policy Brief on Reviewing State Governance Structures

Periodically, AGB releases state policy briefs on timely issues currently facing higher education. The previous policy brief on open meetings/records laws can be found here. AGB is happy to assist...

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