A colleague, Craig Mahler, shared this article earlier today. Having worked with a variety of boards over the past year and a half, I am pleased to see this level of attention paid to their role. My observation is that individual board members either accept everything that comes from the administration or are skeptical and don’t believe much of anything. Typically, neither position is based on being knowledgeable or truly engaged.

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/11/06/trustees-told-they-need-step-their-game-or-risk-higher-educations-future

What do you think?

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