In March of 2023 Dr. Khoury traveled to Denver, Colorado where he participated in two separate sessions at the InsightsEdu Conference. During the panel discussion Driving Transformative Change in Higher Education, he and his fellow panelist discussed the issues facing higher education today while offering suggestions on how colleges and universities can transform for future success.
He also co-presented Expanding Your Geographic Footprint with Dr. Jamie Brownlee and Becky McCafferty where they discussed how colleges and universities can grow enrollment in distance education programs by increasing their presence in the online space.
Fall Speaking Engagements
September 2022 was a busy month for Dr. Khoury! President Khoury was invited to partake in several high-profile national speaking engagements including Salesforce’s Dreamforce Conference 2022 in San Francisco and the Education Dynamics P3 Conference in Denver. At Dreamforce he participated in the session, “How We Reimagined Our SIS: Two Perspectives,” which looked at two different approaches to the same legacy SIS challenges. During this session, Dr. Khoury explained how Unity College plans to harness the power of the Salesforce Platform to launch a flexible student information system that will better serve our current and future students.
The P3 Conference was an invitation-only event that brought together a select group of university leaders and a handful of private company CEOs to network and share best practices around public-private partnerships in higher education. and Dr. Khoury participated in the panel discussion “Empowering Enrollment Growth” where he was joined by Bruce Douglas, CEO of Education Dynamics.
Drastic Pivots for Success
In this article by The Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB), Unity College was among just three institutions chosen to demonstrate how it successfully pivoted in a challenging financial and educational landscape.
“Unity College in Maine has instituted a dramatic restructuring of its educational model, including customizing how content is delivered according to the demands of different types of students and changing its governance to create different educational business units.”
Thriving in an Age of Disruption – Insights EDU President Khoury was a panel member of “Thriving in an Age of Disruption” at the Insights EDU Conference presented by Education Dynamics. Along with other higher education experts, Dr. Khoury discussed what he learned from his experience in today’s education landscape and shared valuable insights on what to do moving forward. 2/25/22 in Denver, Colorado
Integrating Data for Real-Time Decision Making in Times of Change
In April, President Dr. Melik Peter Khoury was a featured panelist for Education Summit 2022. Dr. Khoury discussed the challenges of leading Unity College through the implementation of a new student information system (SIS). The presentation included how this new SIS will help keep the institution up-to-date data with real-time data reporting.
Ed Tech Magazine At a time when small colleges all over New England are closing or merging with larger institutions, Unity College’s ongoing efforts to expand distance learning has helped us increase enrollment by more than 300 percent in the past decade. And the new student body has proved to be more diverse in every way.
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