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Monday, October 9 • 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Opening Lunch–Voices from the Field

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The official kick-off of the conference begins with lunch and an engaging series of TED-style talks from leaders and scholars from our institutions.

Introductory Remarks:
Bobbie Laur, Executive Director, CUMU

Keynote Speakers:
  • Barbara Holland, Consultant, Holland Consulting and Strategy Advisor, CUMU
  • Ted Howard, President and Co-Founder, The Democracy Collaborative
  • Andrew Seligsohn, President, Campus Compact

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Barbara Holland

Strategy Advisor, CUMU
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Ted Howard

Co-founder and President, The Democracy Collaborative
Ted Howard is the Co-founder and President of The Democracy Collaborative, an action-oriented progressive think tank established 20 years ago in the United States. He has been named one of “25 visionaries who are changing your world” by the Utne Reader and identified by the... Read More →
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Bobbie Laur

Associate Vice President, Outreach, Towson University
In my role with the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities, I focus on connecting our members with each other to address critical issues facing our institutions and cities and identify opportunities for collaboration and transformation!In my role at Towson University as... Read More →
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Andrew Seligsohn

President, Campus Compact
Andrew J. Seligsohn is president of Campus Compact, a national coalition of 1100 colleges and universities dedicated to the public purposes of higher education.  As president, Seligsohn has focused on strengthening Campus Compact’s support for deep partnerships between campuses... Read More →

Monday October 9, 2017 12:00pm - 1:30pm MDT
Colorado Ballrooms