2 Leaders Challenge Land-Grants to Tackle Nation's Problems

Purdue University's president, Mitchell E. Daniels Jr., challenged the nation's public universities to adjust their costs to meet the needs of students and families. Nancy L. Zimpher, chancellor of the State University of New York, called on land-grant universities to cooperate in nationwide efforts to make universities more effective and efficient.

Mr. Daniels and Ms. Zimpher shared the stage on Sunday evening at the annual meeting of the Association of Public and Land-Grant