UW's New President (Richard McCormick)

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UW's New President (Richard McCormick)

  • 1995 ----- color ----- 28 min ----- vhs
  • (Upon Reflection series) Host Marcia Alvar speaks with Richard McCormick, 28th President of the University of Washington. They discuss the challenges faced by university presidents, challenges in his career - including the creation of the Black Cultural Center at the University of North Carolina - and the challenges he faces as he gets to know the area. They talk of the relationship between the university and the community, and the need to improve the University's partnership with public school education. President McCormick also responds with the reasons he and his wife chose public schools for their children.
  • Topics: (Education, Pacific Northwest)