This video discusses how UW Colleges is helping their students with financial aid and student debt. UW Colleges provides an affordable route to getting a degree. Hear from Michael Collins, Graham Pearce and Representative Joan Ballweg on how UW Colleges is helping their students finance their education.
We’ve heard many metaphors for the role of chief executive of an institution of higher learning: orchestra conductor, ship’s captain, plate-spinner, traffic cop. One of my favorites is “meatgrinder.” In these roles, one must take input from a vast array of competing factions, mix it all together—like sausage—and somehow make something productive out of it.
In reflecting on my first year in my first chancellorship—one in the highly political environment of Wisconsin—I realize the most appropriate metaphor might be that of president as kaleidoscope.