What’s in a name? In our second episode of the second season, Campus Compact President Andrew Seligsohn sat down with Richard Guarasci, President of Wagner College in New York and Chair of the National Campus Compact Board of Directors. Guarasci talked about his role as a leader both on his campus and beyond and the importance of using language that brings more people to the table. We also debut our new ending segment where we share resources you can use in your work today!
Compact Nation Podcast: Season 2 Episode 2
Meet the Guest
Dr. Richard Guarasci is the Board Chair of National Campus Compact and the 18th President of Wagner College. Dr. Guarasci is the author of Democratic Education in the Age of Difference: Redefining Citizenship in Higher Education (Jossey-Bass, 1997), and numerous other publications including 3 books, more than 20 articles and more than 50 conference presentations. He is now a national leader in higher education with many speaking engagements throughout the United States. He is an active educational consultant for more than 20 universities and colleges. Time Magazine selected him as a National Undergraduate Educator and he received awards from the Sears Foundation, the Glitz Family Prize and many other citations including a day of recognition by proclamation of the City Council in Geneva, New York.
Emily Shields is the current Iowa Campus Compact executive director, and a #CompactNationPod co-host.
J.R. Jamison is the current Indiana Campus Compact executive director, and a #CompactNationPod co-host.