Open Letter to the 2008 U.S. Presidential Candidates

Second to None in Attainment, Discovery, and Innovation: The National Agenda for Higher Education

The 44th President of the United States will have the greatest opportunity—and face the greatest necessity—since the 1950s to lead the nation to sustainable prosperity. In the knowledge economy of the 21st century, America’s intellectual edge, creative ingenuity, and adaptive workforce are and will remain the most important components of national strength and economic security.

SHEEO's Open Letter to the 2008 U.S. Presidential Candidates published in Change magazine ● September/October 2008

Publication Date: 
Monday, September 1, 2008
Author: 
Officers, Members, and Past Members of The National Association of State Higher Education Executive Officers