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You’re invited to The Lincoln Project: Excellence & Access in Public Higher Education

Speakers and presenters will engage in discussion centered on how, together with businesses, nonprofits and governments, our region’s public research universities can be strengthened to address the challenges faced by students, our state and nation and the world.Lincoln Project Symposium

Please join us for a hosted reception immediately following the symposium at the University of Washington Club, Lake Washington room from 5–6:30 p.m.

The Pacific Northwest symposium will be hosted by University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce and will feature:

  • Robert J. Birgeneau, Co-chair, The Lincoln Project
    and Chancellor Emeritus, University of California Berkeley
  • Daniel Greenstein, Director of Education, Postsecondary Success
    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Christine Gregoire, CEO of Challenge Seattle, Former Washington State Governor
  • Kirk Schulz, President, Washington State University

RSVP to or 206.221.5670.

Directions to campus and to the Husky Union Building.

The Lincoln Project: Excellence and Access in Public Higher Education is an initiative of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences which explores the unique challenges facing America’s great public research universities. A series of regional meetings are being hosted around the nation to discuss these challenges and possible solutions.

Learn more about The Lincoln Project.