Making it work with UNC’s Board

Mary Sue Coleman, a proud UNC graduate and current president of the Association of American Universities, shared a powerful editorial on the Higher Education Works website.

“The mounting pressures on public higher education are taking a dangerous toll on our best institutions and their leaders in ways that call for concerted and thoughtful reevaluation of institutional oversight,” Coleman writes. “The boards of these institutions have a responsibility to ensure that they are working to empower the institutions’ leadership, not undermine it. UNC is hardly an outlier but rather is the latest in a troubling trend of poor board governance.” 

Click HERE to read the entire column.