Lucy P. Marcus

College trustees are board members, and then some

By Lucy P. Marcus
November 25, 2011

The opinions expressed are her own.

Recent news around Penn State and the “Occupy” Movement on university campuses has thrown the role of the college and university trustee into the headlines and it is worth having a closer look at the role of the board of trustees and what it means to sit on the board of a higher education institution.

Playing board games to win

By Lucy P. Marcus
November 16, 2011

The board room is going through an extraordinary time of transition. More is being demanded of boards than ever before, and the activities of boards are under greater scrutiny.