Colleges must ‘lead and not follow’ through coronavirus
In my 40 years as a university president, I have experienced what I thought was every possible challenge, including wars, the 1987 stock crash, riots, tragedies on campus, 9/11 and multiple recessions. But the COVID-19 pandemic is testing higher education — and every other sector of society — as never before.
Originally published: March 25, 2020
Author: E. Gordon Gee
Institution: West Virginia University
Published by: Higher Ed Dive