Transparent Equity Goals to Drive Change

OCTOBER 26, 2021 | 10:30-11:00

Presented By:

Dr. Angie Besendorfer, Dr. Kurt Gunnell, Jessica Denham

Session Description:

Western Governors University has set bold goals to address the opportunity education can provide to advance equity across the nation and they are publicly sharing the data.  In this interactive session, you will learn about how WGU is publicly sharing its goals around access and persistence and the ROI for graduates as well as strategies that are  being employed to achieve them.  Engage in a discussion about the impact of becoming transparent with our data around equity.

Video & Transcript:

Dr. Angie Besendorfer

Chancellor of WGU Missouri 

Regional Vice President of WGU Midwest

Dr. Kurt Gunnell

Director of Institutional Research

WGU – Salt Lake City

Jessica Denham

Regional Communications Manager, WGU