Day One Content

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Welcome and Conference Overview – VIDEO

Nathan O. Hatch, President, Wake Forest University
Jacquelyn S. Fetrow, Dean of Wake Forest College, Wake Forest University
Andy Chan, Vice President for Personal and Career Development, Wake Forest University

The Historical Perspective – VIDEO, BLOG


Andrew Delbanco, Director, American Studies, Columbia University
Stanley N. Katz, Director, Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies, Princeton University


Michele Gillespie, Kahle Associate Professor of History, and former Associate Provost, Wake Forest University

Employment and Market Data and Trends – VIDEO, BLOG


Philip D. Gardner, Director of Research, Collegiate Employment Research Institute, Michigan State University – SLIDESHOW
Debra Humphreys, Vice President for Communications and Public Affairs, Association of American Colleges and Universities – SLIDESHOW
Mark Zandi, Chief Economist, Moody’s Analytics; Founder, – SLIDESHOW


Steve Nelson, Partner and Managing Director, Wakefield Group; Co-Chair, North Carolina Innovation Council

Keynote Speech:

Condoleezza Rice, Former U.S. Secretary of State; Professor and Senior Fellow at Stanford University; Founding Partner, The Rice Hadley Group