Speeches, Remarks & Interviews

President Drugovich's remarks on the occasion of Hartwick's Opening Convocation, August 29, 2014.

President Drugovich's Memo to the Hartwick Community July 7, 2014.

President Drugovich's Memo to the Hartwick Community and Hartwick's Periodic Review Report to the Middles States Commission on Higher Education. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President May 14, 2014. Hartwick password required for access.

Hartwick College Master Campus Facilities Plan completed in 2012.

President Drugovich's State of the College presentation October 16, 2013. Hartwick password required for access.

March 3, 2013: President Drugovich shares news about an initiative of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) to address nine "myths" associated with independent, not-for-profit education. Since the responsibility to elucidate the value of a Hartwick education falls to each of us, President Drugovich strongly urges the campus community to view a brief video on the 9 Myths that is posted to NAICU's Vimeo page: http://vimeo.com/60277618.

President Drugovich's remarks at Hartwick College Athletic Award Ceremony on May 15, 2013.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President May 14, 2013. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President February 22, 2013. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's State of the College presentation, October 18, 2012.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President September 13, 2012. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's remarks at the Dean Edith Lacey Memorial dedication on September 29, 2012.

President Drugovich's remarks on the occasion of Hartwick's Convocation, August 31, 2012

President Drugovich's interview with Stephen Smith of American Public Media, June 15, 2012. Download a podcast of her discussion about Hartwick's Three-Year Degree Program.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President May 17, 2012. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President April 24, 2012. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich Welcome Rural Solutions: Economic Development on a Human Scale Microbusiness Symposium, April 21, 2012

President Drugovich's Remarks at the Trayvon Martin Candlelight Vigil April 12, 2012

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President March 8, 2012. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President February 23, 2012. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President January 17, 2012. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President December 8, 2011. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President November 15, 2011. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's State of the College Slide Presentation, October 19, 2011.

President Drugovich's Presentation for Community Neighbors Regarding Land Use Policy, September 20, 2011.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President September 15, 2011. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President May 17, 2011. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Conversation with the President  April 27, 2011. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Remarks During the Memorial Service for Dr. Norma Louise Hutman, March 5, 2011.

President Drugovich's Remarks During the Faculty Recognition Gathering, March 4, 2011.

AAC&U Annual Conference: Meaningful Change: A Strategic Framework for Maximizing Institutional Capacity. San Francisco, CA: January 27, 2011.

College Board Colloquium 2011: "No More Business as Usual: Challenges, Choices, Change."A Conversation with Presidents. Presidential panel participant. Delray Beach, Florida; January 8, 2011.

Publication (2011): Speak with One Voice: Our Responsibility for the Missing Middle Class. Presidential Perspectives: "Economic Prosperity in the Next Decade." Vol. 5 (7).

Recently published Presidential interviews by higher education consulting firm Hardwick Day:

Bending the College Cost Curve (Really): Margaret L. Drugovich, President of Hartwick College, talks to Nathan Mueller about their three-year degree. What is it? What isn't it?

It's about Fit: Margaret L. Drugovich discusses her first two years as President of Hartwick College.

State of the College Address To the Hartwick Community: Presented on Thursday, October 14, 2010.

President Drugovich's Remarks During the Celebration of Karyl Clemens, June 22, 2010

President Drugovich and Partner Beth Steele interview in The Chronicle of Higher Education: For Hartwick College's President, an Unexpectedly Good Fit, June 13, 2010 *Complete article available to The Chronicle of Higher Education subscribers.

The Lawlor Group, Inc. Summer Seminar 2010, Catalyzing Change: Getting to "Yes" on Hartwick College's 3-Year Program. Minneapolis, MN; June 11, 2010.

Guest blog by President Drugovich for The Washington Post: Hartwick president defends three-year degree, June 7, 2010

Margaret L. Drugovich: Hartwick College Offers a Three-Year Degree, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Audio Interview, May 6, 2010

7th Annual DCMO ONC BOCES Scholar Recognition Program Awards Banquet. Keynote address. Oneonta, New York, May 5, 2010.

The Chronicle of Higher Education podcast recording on the Hartwick College Three-Year Bachelor Degree Program. Washington, D.C., April 22, 2010.

Academic Scholarship Day: Student Scholar recipients' visitation day on campus - speaker, March 20, 2010.

Women's History Month Awards and Reception, Hartwick College, Speaker. March 18, 2010.

Leadership Otsego Panel Discussion, Higher Education at Private and Public Institutions, presentation. Hartwick College. March 18, 2010.

President Drugovich discusses Hartwick's Three-Year Degree Program during a Q&A with Today's Campus Online, March 2010

Sunday, February 14, 2010 President Drugovich was interviewed by Dr. Norma Hutman for her weekly radio program on The Central New York Radio Group's WZOZ-FM, Oneonta, New York. Dr. Drugovich discussed the value of a liberal arts education, Hartwick College's Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program, and ensuring that a high quality liberal arts education is accessible to all. Listen to the interview from the CD audio track recording (55 minutes).

Remarks by President Drugovich at Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Ceremony 2010
Justice: Giving Voice to the Voiceless

Hosted by Hartwick College, SUNY Oneonta, and the City of Oneonta, January 23, 2010

President Drugovich outlines the value of Hartwick's Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program in the UK's Times Higher Education, January 7, 2010

President Drugovich discusses Hartwick's Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program on Minnesota Public Radio, November 11, 2009

President Drugovich's State of the College  October 8, 2009. Hartwick password required for access.

President Drugovich's Convocation remarks to the Class of 2013 on Friday, September 4, 2009

President Drugovich is quoted in a Bloomberg.com article about "underwater" endowment funds, July 28, 2009.

Presidential Reflections: Melding Theory and Practice through Community Based Service Learning, April 17, 2009, Building Community Symposium: Community-Based Service Learning.

President Drugovich was interviewed by The Green Tree Gazette on March 17, 2009.

Sunday, March 7, 2009 President Drugovich was interviewed by Dr. Norma Hutman for her weekly radio program on The Central New York Radio Group's WZOZ-FM, Oneonta, New York. Dr. Drugovich discussed issues in higher education, Hartwick College, and the College's new Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program. Listen to the interview from the two tracks below:

President Drugovich’s remarks from the Faculty Recognition Reception on February 20, 2009, when the College community honored four colleagues for their promotion to professor and three as recipients of tenure.

The Council on Independent Colleges 2009 Presidents Institute Remarks, FL, January 5, 2009, "Alternatives in Student Aid and Tuition Pricing: Considerations for Institutional and Public Policy."

Hartwick College, Presidential Inauguration, October 4, 2008: Inaugural Address, Dr. Margaret L. Drugovich.

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