What to look for on Smart Talk Wednesday, August 29, 2018:
Dr. Daniel Wubah, the new president of Millersville University, will join Wednesday’s Smart Talk to discuss the new school year and his vision for the University.
Dr. Wubah comes to Pennsylvania from Virginia as a former provost and senior advisor to the president of Washington and Lee University. He brings with him more than 25 years of experence in higher education, having held administrative and teaching roles. Millersville University classes began on Monday, giving Dr. Wubah a few days to take in the new semester.
Millersville University of Pennsylvania was founded in 1855 as a Normal School to prepare teachers for the classroom. More than 160 years later, the University has grown significantly in it’s academic offerings and is a top-rated liberal arts institution. Millersville University is located on over 250 acres just outside of Lancaster City and is one of the 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE).
Millersville University campus at night
Conversations with college and university leaders are important to Smart Talk, as these schools play a large role in our local communities. We will discuss current issues related to higher education, like high school student preparedness and college affordability.
Students with Skully, the University mascot
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