The TIAA-CREF Institute announced Dr. Charles B. Reed, chancellor of the California State University system, and Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón, president of Miami Dade College, as the 2012 winners of the TIAA-CREF Hesburgh Award for Leadership Excellence. TIAA-CREF bestowed this honor on March 12 at the American Council on Education’s (ACE) 2012 Annual Meeting held in Los Angeles.
The TIAA-CREF Hesburgh Award is one of the most prestigious honors in academic stewardship and is named in honor of the Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president emeritus of the University of Notre Dame, nationally renowned educator and world humanitarian. Drs. Reed and Padrón were chosen by an independent panel of judges based on their excellence in higher education leadership. More.
Cal State L.A. President James M. Rosser Honored with ACE’s 2012 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award
For his more than three decades of unwavering commitment to diversity in higher education, California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA) President James M. Rosser has been honored with the 2012 Reginald Wilson Diversity Leadership Award from the American Council on Education (ACE).
The award is given every year to an individual who has made outstanding contributions and demonstrated sustained commitment to diversity in higher education. More.