Higher Education and University of Illinois Issues


Phyllis Wise, Ph.D., Vice President and Chancellor, University of Illinois

Host: David Inge

Our guest will be Phyllis Wise, chancellor of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She came to Illinois last fall from the University of Washington, and we’ll talk about some of the challenges she has faced in her first year at Illinois.  She will also share her thoughts on some of the major issues in higher education, including rising tuition costs, declining access, and the challenges of meeting the needs of today’s students.