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May 16, 2007

President Hrabowski Featured on Cover of The Presidency, the ACE Magazine for Higher Education Leaders


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BALTIMORE – UMBC President Freeman A. Hrabowski, who delivered the keynote address at the American Council on Education (ACE) 2007 Annual Meeting, is pictured on the cover of the spring 2007 issue of The Presidency, ACE’s magazine for higher education leaders.

In an entry titled, “The Access Imperative,” President Hrabowski discusses how higher education “can ensure that students from all backgrounds (can) not only enroll in college, but also excel. The president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County says finding answers to this question are imperative for our nation.”

The higher education community considers the annual ACE keynote address, known as the Robert H. Atwell Lecture, to be one of the year’s most important public speaking events.

For a photo reproduction of the The Presidency, a synopsis of President Hrabowski’s address and information on how to acquire this issue of the magazine, see http://www.acenet.edu/Content/NavigationMenu/Presidency/S07_Hrabowski.htm.

The article is adapted from President Hrabowski’s address, which he delivered on Feb. 11, 2007. The address can be read at http://www.umbc.edu/aboutumbc/president/access_imperative.html.

Posted by crose at May 16, 2007 5:09 PM