"What is College For, Anyway?" presented by Liz McMillen, editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education

Knight-Wallace Fellows at Michigan and the 28th Graham Hovey Lecture

Liz McMillen, editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education Liz McMillen, editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education
Liz McMillen, editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education and alum of the Knight-Wallace Fellows at Michigan, will examine the changes in higher education over the past two decades and the worth of a college degree today.

The Chronicle of Higher Education is the leading source for news, information and jobs for college and university faculty and administrators. The Chronicle is published online every weekday and is seen by more than 1.9 million unique visitors monthly.

McMillen became editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education in August 2011. Previously, she was a senior editor supervising the paper’s coverage of scholarship, research and publishing and reported on faculty issues. She is also the founding editor of the Chronicle Careers website. As a Knight-Wallace Fellow at Michigan (1997-1998), McMillen studied the culture wars between journalism and academics.

A reception hosted by Regent Andrea Fischer Newman, current chair of the University of Michigan Board of Regents, follows the lecture.
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