2013 Program

THE PUBLIC MISSIONS OF AMERICAN HIGHER EDUCATION, 1860s-1960s

  • Carmichael

History of Higher Education Panel

Chair/Discussant: Andrea Walton, Indiana University

“The Practical Duties of Their Profession”: The Public Purpose of the American Normal School

   Charles Dorn, Bowdoin College

Academic Deference and the Public Welfare: College Access Litigation in the Gilded Age

   Scott Gelber, Wheaton College (MA)

Social Science Research and Public Policy: The Joint Harvard-MIT Center for Urban Studies

   Christopher Loss, Vanderbilt University