Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities to be chaired by Clarkson president
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 - 3:03 pm

POTSDAM -- The Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities has announced their 2010-11 board members and committee positions, and Clarkson President Tony Collins has been chosen to serve another year as chair.

The organization represents more than 100 independent colleges and universities in New York.

Colleges and universities in every region of the state are represented by executive-level participation on CICU's board. CICU's mission is to develop consensus among its members and to advance higher education public policy at the state and federal level.

It is the formal organizational liaison with the New York State Board of Regents, the State Commissioner of Education, and the chancellors of the State University and City University, and with the proprietary sector.