At the intersection of crisis and opportunity: strategic alliances
Even before the pandemic, institutions of higher education were being challenged by disruptive forces, including demographic changes, the movement toward online education, political pressure for free tuition and the national narrative questioning the value of a college education. In a nod to these disruptors, S&P recently gave the higher ed sector a negative outlook, saying that the pandemic has intensified pressures already facing colleges.
Originally published: September 24, 2020
Author: Daan Braveman
Position: President Emeritus
Institution: Nazareth College
Published by: University Business