Knox President reflects on year

From: WGIL (Galesburg, IL)

The president of Knox College says there’s a pretty big challenge in the way for hers and other institutions of higher learning: getting students to come here. Teresa Amott just finished her first year on the job, and says what she calls the market of 18-year old college students is shrinking, particularly in the Midwest region… “That means we need to look outside the Midwest for more students. So I would say the big directions for us are to ask what do we need to do to be competitive in that competitive landscape and what do we need to do to be affordable to families.”… Read more…