Closing the College Gap: What Can Universities, Schools and Communities Do?
November 1, 2010
Gesu School Sherrerd Gymnasium
John J. DiIulio, Jr., Ph.D., Moderator
Frederic Fox Leadership Professor of Politics, Religion and Civil Society; Professor of Political Science; & Director of the Robert A. Fox Leadership Program, University of Pennsylvania
Christine S. Beck
President & CEO of Gesu School
Wanda D. Bigham
Consultant to Higher Education and Pre-Collegiate Institutions, Former Assistant General Secretary for Schools, Colleges, and Universities for the United Methodist Church
President and CEO of Civic Enterprises and Author of the report "The Silent Epidemic"
George W. Bur, SJ
President of Saint Joseph's Preparatory School
Eric J. Furda
Dean of Admissions at the University of Pennsylvania
Richard D. Kahlenberg
Senior Fellow at The Century Foundation and author of "Rewarding Strivers: Helping Low-Income Students Succeed in College"
We thank our symposium sponsors:
Robert A. Fox Leadership Program, University of Pennsylvania