Serving statewide coordinating and governing boards in developing and sustaining excellent systems of higher education.
President'S Articles, Speeches & Presentations

October 2011

The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Achieving the Teaching Profession We Want and Need

September 2011

The National Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance
Testimony (PDF)

December 2010

American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) Annual meeting
Why SHEEO supports the Common Core State Standards

Press Release announcing the AASCU-CCSSO-SHEEO Partnership to implement Common Core State Standards

July 2010

Opening Comments in Conversation with Gene Wilhoit, Executive Director, Council of Chief State School Officers at the Joint CCSSO/SHEEO Meeting
Paul E. Lingenfelter's Comments from the Meeting

Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) Annual International Conference
"The Knowledge Economy Has Arrived: Now what do we do?" - Presentation

"The Knowledge Economy Has Arrived: Now what do we do?" - Speech

April 2010

National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions - Annual Conference
"Advocacy for Higher Education at the State Level: Challenges and Opportunities" - Outline and Handouts

January 2010

Association of American Colleges and Universities Conference
"Probing Policy Resistance to Liberal Education: Why the Chasm? Can it Be Bridged? And Who Loses if We Miss?" - Presentation and Speech combined

September 2009

Urban Institute/Public Agenda Symposium
"Should Everyone Go to College?" Presentation and Slides

August 2009

SHEEO Higher Education Policy Conference 2009 - Welcome to Denver Dinner
Speech "A Tipping Point?"

Presentation for the Louisiana Postsecondary Education Review Commission
Speech, Graphs, and Handout

June 2009

Presentation at the ACE Fellows Program - Washington, D.C.
Higher Education and the State - Slides

February 2009

Presentation at the University of Colorado - Denver
Student Success - "Crisis of Inclusion" - Slides

Student Success - "Crisis of Inclusion" - Speech

April 2008

Presentation to the Association of Governing Boards
State Support for Public Higher Education

State Support for Public Higher Education

March 2008

Presentation to the Dean and Directors Institute, UCEA
What Does the Public Need from Higher Education? Is it Willing to Pay for It?

November 2007

Presentation at 2007 Higher Education Government Relations Conference
Accountability, Autonomy, Academic Performance

October 2007

The 21st Century Agenda for State Planning and Policy in Higher Education

July 2007

Higher Education And The State: How Should The Relationship Evolve From Here?

March 2007

Presentation to Accountability Colorado Forum
Presentation: Accountability for Better Results and A Test of Leadership

January 2007

Article in Change Magazine
How Should States Respond To A Test Of Leadership?

Presentation to AAC&U, Moving beyond the Culture Divide: The Shared Imperative of P-16 Vision and Action
Speech: K-12 And Higher Education: Cultural Differences And Consequence

Presentation at the CHEA Annual Conference
What should the states require – and not require of accreditation, and why

August 2006

Presentation to OECD/IMHE
Higher Education Governance in and among the United States

Responsibilities of Governing Bodies in the United States of America

May 2006

The World is Flat: Implications for Higher Education Planners and Leaders

March 2006

Presentation to Baruch College, City University of New York
The Un-funding of Higher Education???

February 2006

Presentation to the Community College National Legislative Summit
Presentation: Higher Education: Does it cost or does it pay?

Speech: Higher Education: Does it cost or does it pay?

December 2005

Testimony Letters for the Spellings Commission on the Future of Higher Education
Accountability & Money: Testimony for The National Commission on the Future of Higher Education

Letter to Charles Miller on student aid for needy students enrolled in a college-prep curriculum

February 2005

Presentation to the American Council on Education
Presentation: Accountability in Higher Education

Speech: Accountability in Higher Education