Chancellor James B. Dworkin Assumes Chairmanship of Campus Compact National Board
Boston, MA — Dr. James B. Dworkin, chancellor of Purdue University North Central has been named chairman of the board of Campus Compact, the nonprofit coalition of more than 1,100 collegeand university presidents — representing some 6 million students — who are committed to fulfillingthe civic purposes of higher education. Dr. Dworkin assumes his post from outgoing chair John J.DeGioia, president of Georgetown University.
“The most effective organizational leaders are those whose own commitment is unassailable, who have a gift for energizing action, and who are skilled at helping groups reach consensus around important decisions. Jim Dworkin is just such a man,” says Dr. DeGioia. “I could not be more confident in turning over the chairmanship of Campus Compact to his most capable hands.”