Bridget Burns, CEO of the University Innovation Alliance, and Doug Lederman, Editor and Co-Founder of Inside Higher Ed, speak with Dr. Cindy Larive, chancellor at University of California, Santa Cruz. As the leader of a campus world-renowned for its progressive values and unconventional approaches, Chancellor Larive visits the Weekly Wisdom Podcast to talk about how she went from avoiding to embracing administrative leadership, the pandemic's lessons about collaboration and community, and her view of what it will take to reenergize higher ed. Topics include:
- Distilling the essence of "leadership" from the baggage of "administration"
- Becoming a more agile and effective institution during the pandemic
- Bringing purpose, inspiration, and community back to the education sector
- Career advice for rising and future higher ed leaders