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President Schwarz to Speak at American Council on Education Roundtable March 27

Date Released: 3/12/2008

Purchase College President Thomas J. Schwarz will speak at the American Council on Education’s Roundtable “Reinvesting in the Third Age: Older Adults and Higher Education,” March 27 at Mesa Community College in Mesa, Arizona.

The forum will examine shifting demographics in the United States; changing expectations and needs of older adults in the areas of work, retirement and education; and in turn, potential impacts on higher education. President Schwarz will be discussing trends as well as offering recommendations for future policy and practice.