What is the Frank Rhodes Lecture Series?
The Frank Rhodes Lecture Series on the Creation of the Future: A Lecture Series for a New American University began in Fall 2011 at the direction of ASU President Crow to help advance his vision for a New American University and the need to redefine the role of higher education in society. Twice a year, individuals with a commitment to institutional innovation will visit ASU to deliver a public lecture on the creation of the future as well as meet with members of the ASU and greater community.
Why should you be interested?
In 2001, Rhodes published The Creation of the Future, which discusses the role of the American university. The Creation of the Future played a key role in helping ASU President Michael Crow design his model for a New American University. The Frank Rhodes Lecture provides an opportunity for exceptional leaders who are committed to redefining the educational and cultural landscape to share their visionary ideas and outlook.