Washington, DC, May 5, 2014—The Committee on Coherence at Scale for Higher Education established a steering committee at its April meeting. The Steering Committee is charged with promulgating the group’s work, ensuring that the project advances in a strategic and productive way, and helping set meeting agendas.

Steering committee members are:

  • Molly Corbett Broad, president, American Council on Education
  • Paul Courant, Arthur F. Thurnau professor, Harold T. Shapiro collegiate professor of public policy, professor of economics and of information, faculty associate in the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan
  • Chuck Henry, president, Council on Library and Information Resources
  • Rick Luce, dean of University Libraries, professor and Peggy V. Helmerich chair, associate vice president for research, University of Oklahoma, Norman campus
  • Clifford Lynch, executive director, Coalition on Networked Information
  • Richard McCarty, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, Vanderbilt University
  • Elliott Shore, executive director, Association of Research Libraries
  • Joan Hinde Stewart, president and professor of French, Hamilton College


The committee agreed to expand its membership and will invite several leaders in higher education to join in the coming month.

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