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Oct 5

Dr. Michael McRobbie | Indiana University

Hosted by The Economic Club of Indiana

Event Details

Monday, October 5, 2020
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
, , IN

Event Description

Since July 2007, Michael A. McRobbie has served as the 18th president of one of the largest universities in the United States, Indiana University. Since coming to IU in 1997 he served in multiple roles including Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer in 1997, Vice President for Research in 2003, and Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs for IU’s Bloomington campus in 2006. While President, McRobbie has led Indiana University though a major expansion in the size, quality, and diversity of its student body, including the largest academic restructuring in its history. Most recently, IU celebrated it’s Bicentennial in January of 2020 and under McRobbie’s leadership achieved their ambitions goal of raising $3 billion in the largest fundraising campaign in IU’s history.