Covid on Campus – Ali A. Houshmand, Ph.D. and Nido R. Qubein

Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2020
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Covid on Campus – Ali A. Houshmand, Ph.D. and Nido R. Qubein

“COVID on Campus” is the theme of this Executive Briefing. Attendees will gain context and perspective from two leaders in higher education who are successfully balancing their institutional mandate and the pandemic complexities.

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Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Location: Virtual Event

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Ali A. Houshmand, Ph.D.

Ali A. Houshmand, Ph.D.

President, Rowan University

Dr. Ali A. Houshmand became Rowan University’s seventh president in 2012 after serving for approximately six years as provost/senior vice president, CEO and interim president. Houshmand is a dynamic leader whose personal connection with students, employees, alumni, government leaders, the business community and the public has become a hallmark of his presidency.

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Nido R. Qubein

Nido R. Qubein

President of High Point University

Dr. Nido Qubein serves as the president of High Point University where, even in the middle of the Great Recession, he increased enrollment by 245%, grew net assets from $56M to almost a billion dollars, created seven new academic schools - most recently adding the Webb School of Engineering, and attracted $500 million in philanthropic investments. His family is among the institution’s most generous donors.

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