Is college worth the cost? More than 65% of college students surveyed by Third Way said their learning experience was NOT worth cost of tuition. Dr. Mark Lombardi, president of Maryville University, thinks Higher Ed needs a massive revolution. From building stronger communities for students to leveraging technology that enables them to learn how/when they prefer, Dr. Lombardi takes more cues from startups and Amazon vs. Ivy League all while building a “New University” model for lifetime learners
- To redefine the ROI in higher education, focusing on lifetime value and opportunities to foster perpetual learning
- Explore the “New University” model post-pandemic, which focuses on personalized and tech-centric learning models and services to drive effectiveness
- To demonstrate how the Academy can actively work with industry and commercial interests to align outcomes and provide lifetime learning opportunities
- Mark Lombardi, President, Maryville University
Emily Radzinski, Assistant Account Executive, MullenLowe
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