July 23, 2014
New Role for College Business Officers: Selling Change
At 4:15 a.m. on a crisp summer morning, a vice president for finance made small talk outside the downtown Sheraton while awaiting an airport shuttle on the final day of the 2014 annual meeting of the National Association of College and University Business Officers.
"I thought Bill Gates was really good," he said.
A day earlier the billionaire philanthropist drew loud and long applause from some 3,000 higher-education administrators with remarks that might have gotten him