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Summer Reading List: Higher Education Insight, Advice, and Inspiration to Last All Season Long

Written by Bannon Puckett on Jun 9, 2021

Related content: Higher Education, Leadership, Outcomes

Now that the spring semester is over and graduates are taking on the world, here’s a collection of articles and stories to bookmark for summer reading and learning. Explore the 2020 Gallup-2U Graduate Alumni Outcomes Study, insights and advice from 2U leadership, inspiration from faculty and university leaders, student success stories, and voices for equity, access, and opportunity.

The 2020 Gallup-2U Graduate Alumni Outcomes Study

Insights and Advice from 2U Leadership

Inspirations from Faculty and University Leaders

Student Success Stories

Voices for Equity, Access, and Opportunity

  • Leaders from Netflix and Norfolk State University talk about preparing HBCU students to be career-ready at SXSW.
  • In his new EDU: Live streaming conversation series, our own David Sutphen sits down with leaders from academia, business, and civil society to explore topics in DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion).
  • Morehouse President Dr. David Thomas discusses “the seeds and the soil” of cultivating diversity.
  • Simmons President Dr. Lynn Wooten champions the power of community, explaining that “leadership is not a solo act.”
  • Director of Northwestern University’s Center for the Study of Diversity and Democracy Dr. Alvin Tillery calls for “new levels of corporate citizenship” and driving DEI from within.
  • Gallup’s Executive Director of Education Research Stephanie Marken shares why education is “the only equalizer we have” to address society’s inherent inequities.

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