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Diversity and Equity in Higher Education: Implications for French Society


Teachers College President Susan Fuhrman participated in a roundtable conversation with key French education leaders to discuss accessibility and socioeconomic diversity, especially at elite institutions, during a Teachers College and Columbia University symposium and alumni reception in November 2014.

Hosted by the Columbia Global Centers Europe, the conversation was moderated by Christophe Prochasson, University Chancellor and Head of Regional Education, historian and professor at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. President Fuhrman’s fellow participants included Christine Musselin, Dean of Research at Sciences Po, and Marc Mézard, Director of the École Normale Supérieure (ENS).