President’s Blog: Our Very Public Work

I hope this summer you have enjoyed some private space for rejuvenation and relaxation, as we gear up for another year of work in the very public and visible square of higher education.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution recently picked up a report from the University of Pennsylvania, named the College Opportunity Risk Assessment.  In the report, the state of Georgia ranked 23rd overall.  The CORA report is broad in its scope, highlighting academic success and options in a state, but additionally weighing up factors of state investments, educational equity and productivity of colleges and universities.  In all, it measures seventeen indicators that paint a broad brush of college opportunity and success. Read more here.