Nov 15, 2022
When we shift the burden away from the student, then we make our institutions more accessible to them; where we don't burden them with proving that they are in fact poor to access resources, when we don't burden them with having to buy textbooks for specific classes, when we look at initiatives that are...
Nov 1, 2022
00:00:00 Dr. Jez
Higher ed is not just needed for a small elite group of jobs anymore. To really have a living wage job, to have a comfortable life, you really need some post-secondary education. In the U.S., your job ties to so much. Your job is really important for quality of life and prosperity across the board. And...
Oct 25, 2022
LA has been and will continue to
be at the center of global attention. I think we underestimate the
impact that Los Angeles has on the rest of the world. And because
of that, we need to step up and we need to be more aggressive and
assertive about our position on the global
Oct 11, 2022
One of the things that I think is super important is goal-setting in terms of what do you want, because if you have the audacity to dream and then you have what do I want out of life - then when I get to the Freeman Center or the counseling people or the Transfer Center, that is totally different if you...
Sep 27, 2022
We have a responsibility to make
the college a lifelong learning engine. We have a responsibility to
make higher education something that people don't just do once at
the start of their career, and then never really return to, other
than for football games and donations.