New Proving Ground for the Presidency: Student Affairs

Dan Koeck, NDSU

Dean Bresciani, a former student-affairs chief, now leader of North Dakota State: "All the things that would be a turnoff for a provost, a student-affairs person would laugh and say, 'When do we get to the bad stuff?'"
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In recent years, the role of the college president has expanded — some might say sprawled — into new responsibilities. Today’s presidents are expected not just to run institutions but also to be their public face, representing them to students...

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