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Catch up on our Higher Education Webinar Series

April 28, 2023 / Comments Off on Catch up on our Higher Education Webinar Series

Over the course of April, we have been thrilled to host a series of short webinars aimed at expanding the conversation around issues that challenge the current state of the higher education sector. I, alongside a network of highly esteemed academics and industry experts, most of which I can proudly say are Senior Advisors to […]

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Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector: HBCUs in Economic Development

April 25, 2023 / Comments Off on Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector: HBCUs in Economic Development

In our fourth of 8 videos in the series: Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector, Dr. Jamie Green and Dr. Joseph Whittaker discuss HBCUs in economic development. Like all institutions, HBCUs are innovating in response to crisis and opportunity. Come find out how HBCUs are approaching the value proposition of college, building pathways to […]

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Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector: Supplier Diversity on Campus

April 18, 2023 / Comments Off on Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector: Supplier Diversity on Campus

In our third of 8 videos in the series: Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector, Angela Dowd-Burton discusses supplier diversity on campus. A successful supplier diversity program is essential to the healthy ecosystem that surrounds a university.  How can educational institutions contribute to economic inclusion that helps to support thriving communities? Learn the key […]

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10 for 10: Universities and Hospitals

April 14, 2023 / Comments Off on 10 for 10: Universities and Hospitals

As part of ESI’s ten-year anniversary, we are looking back on some of our projects over the years. This month, we are highlighting 10 projects from our universities and hospitals practice, which encompasses public and private institutions, academics, innovation and technology hubs, and athletics. Economic Impact of the Wisconsin-Madison Athletics Department Colleges and universities are […]

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Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector: Anchoring Innovation Ecosystems

April 11, 2023 / Comments Off on Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector: Anchoring Innovation Ecosystems

In our second of 8 videos in the series: Critical Issues Facing the Higher Education Sector, Bernadine Hawes discusses anchoring innovation ecosystems. Universities are playing a greater role in driving the innovation that is powering regions’ economic resilience and competitiveness. We’ll look at how institutions’ innovation work has evolved over time and what it might […]

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Parking Wars

April 7, 2023 / Comments Off on Parking Wars

We can no longer stay neutral; reasonable solutions must start to drive our decision making A woman walks into a restaurant to meet a group of friends. She proceeds to apologize for being late but explains she was looking for parking for the past 20 minutes. This sparked a vibrant discussion that opened their evening. […]

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