Governance On Campus For College and University Boards ; rubber stamp or something else?
This week on the podcast Ryn will discuss the issue of governance on university campuses. Specifically the board members of those universities who come from outside the respective college campuses and have roles and responsibilities tied directly to those schools.
Graduates, who have been successful in business, are elected officials fill a lot of these roles, or in charge of a successful non-profit who are asked to bring a real world perspective to campus. But what is the ideal role for them? Are they fundraisers? Cheerleaders or simply there to rubber stamp what the school president wants to do anyway? Listen to find out.