Full Name
Richard Guarasci
President Emeritus
Wagner College
Speaker Bio
Richard Guarasci, Ph.D. is a national leader in higher education and civic engagement. He has served Wagner College as its longest tenured president. He chaired The Association of American Colleges and Universities, Campus Compact, The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities and served on the Anchor Institution Task Force, and the Boards of Project Pericles and Bringing Theory to Practice. He is the author of a number of books and articles, the latest “Anchoring Democracy: The Civic Imperative from Higher Education” in Liberal Education: Spring 2018