by Terry Lyons, Managing Director, Student Health
Each year, higher education risk management professionals come together at the University Risk Management and Insurance Association’s (URMIA) annual conference. An event I look forward to with anticipation every year, the theme of this year’s conference is particularly apt, “Emerging from the Storm.”
This year, I am eager to hear the stories of how school leaders developed unique solutions to the challenges colleges and universities faced during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the face of multiple, complex challenges, they found ways to weather the storm that is COVID-19 and continue servicing their students.
Certainly, COVID-19 remains a central topic in education, but I also expect a focus on a number of other issues facing higher education today.Continue reading