RESCHEDULED EVENT: How Land-Grant Universities Transformed American Higher Education

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 4:30pm
Huddleston Hall Ballroom, 73 Main Street, Durham

 

Dr. Nathan Sorber of West Virginia University will speak about the history and impact of land grant universities and the key roles they should have moving forward. Dr. Sorber is the author of The Land-Grant Colleges and the Reshaping of American Higher Education and the forthcoming book, The Morrill Act in Yankeedom: A History of the Origins and Early Years of the Land-Grant Colleges

 

In honor of the 150th, we will look to the future with a panel discussion and questions and comments from the audience: What Is UNH's Role in Serving the Public Good? 

 

Panelists 


 

Nancy Targett 
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs 
University of New Hampshire 

 

 

 


Steve Taylor '62 
Former NH Commissioner of Agriculture
Pettee Medal Recipient
 

 

 

Moderator 


Michael Ettlinger 
Director
Carsey School of Public Policy 

 

In honor of UNH’s 150th, the event will be followed by a reception celebrating UNH faculty and staff, which will include an exhibit of faculty contributions to the CELEBRATE 150 Academic Series.

 


 

This event is sponsored by the Carsey School of Public Policy, CELEBRATE 150 Academic Series, and the Rudman Center's Public Forum Series.