Events

CED Forum with Dr. Robert Mendenhall in New York City

On June 6, 2011, Dr. Robert Mendenhall, CED Trustee and President and CEO, Western Governors University (WGU) spoke at a CED Policy Luncheon at McKinsey and Company's New York City office. Dr. Mendenhall discussed how disruptive innovation is changing traditional higher education and meeting the workforce needs of the American economy. He also discussed the founding and growth of WGU and how non-traditional universities are making higher education possible for a new group of Americans, and better educating our nation's workforce. A question and answer session followed his remarks.