Make Plans to Attend ACI’s Fall Conference, Nov. 2, in Chicago
Doug Lederman, co-editor and co-founder of Inside Higher Ed, is the featured speaker at ACI’s Fall Conference, Nov. 2, in Chicago. The professional development conference is for member college and university staff working in advancement, finance, public relations and marketing and student engagement. ACI will host the meeting at the Microsoft Technology Center, Aon Building, 200 E. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601. The conference begins at 8:30 a.m. and concludes at 4 p.m.
ACI plans to announce the program and open registration by late September.
ACI Welcomes Two Corporate Board of Trustees Members
Two new corporate members joined the ACI Board of Trustees this summer, following approval by the Executive Committee.
Jason Palmer, left, is senior managing consultant for PFM Asset Management LLC, Chicago. He serves as the multi-asset class strategist for the company’s Midwest region. Palmer is experienced in managing outsourced investment strategies, investment consulting and portfolio management.
Donald A. Campbell, Jr., right, formed Campbell & Company in 1976 and guided the company to national prominence as the country’s leading not-for-profit fundraising, marketing and executive search firm. He became chairman in 1995 and retired from active management in 2006.
With Palmer and Campbell, there are 34 corporate members of the ACI Board of Trustees, along with the presidents of 25 member colleges and universities.
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Benefits of Liberal Arts Education
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