Colleges Must Do More to Help Students Manage Conflict and Have Civil Debate

Jonathan Koppell , President, Montclair State University

March 13, 2024


In a U.S. News & World Report op-ed, Montclair State University President Jonathan Koppell talks about why he joined College Presidents for Civic Preparedness and how higher ed must take the lead in preparing students with the interpersonal skills necessary for civil discourse and civic engagement.

“…I joined College Presidents for Civic Preparedness, an initiative of the Institute for Citizens & Scholars, to promote a shared commitment to providing students with the tools they need to prosper in a pluralistic society.”

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