Contemporary Conversations: Lewis and Clark President Dale Chapman March 15

Feb. 15, 2016

Contemporary Conversations: Dale Chapman March 15
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President Elizabeth J. (Beth) Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster invite the Webster University community to a talk by Dale Chapman, the first speaker in the Contemporary Conversations for a Connected World series for the 2015-16 academic year. Chapman, who is president of Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey, Illinois, will speak on "The Research Community College: The Environment and the Human Dimension," on Tuesday, March 15, at 5:30 p.m.

Before Chapman’s talk in the East Academic Building, room 253/262, a reception will be held from 4:30-5:30 p.m. in room 262.

The Contemporary Conversations for a Connected World series celebrates Webster’s great heritage of bringing to campus thought leaders who are progressive, bold, entrepreneurial, provocative and inclusive.

“The Research Community College:  The Environment and the Human Dimension” with Dale Chapman, Ed.D.
Tuesday, March 15
4:30 p.m. Reception
5:30 p.m. Talk
East Academic Building, room 253/262

Parking is available in the Garden Park Plaza.

RSVP to Nancy Higgins at 314-968-6959 or higgins@webster.edu.

About Dale Chapman

Dale Chapman, Ed.D., serves as president of Lewis and Clark Community College, executive director of the Lewis and Clark Community College Foundation and chairman of the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC). He received his doctorate in education from Harvard University with a concentration in Administration, Planning and Social Policy. He holds a master’s degree from Michigan State University, a bachelor’s degree from the University of Kentucky and an associate degree from Northern Community College in Kentucky. During his 23-year tenure as the President of Lewis and Clark, the annual enrollment of the College has grown from 3,000 to over 12,000 students. Moreover, Chapman has overseen the construction of approximately $200 million in capital projects. Under his leadership of the Lewis and Clark Community College Foundation, assets have grown from less than $5 million in 1989 to over $16 million.

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