College, Cost and the Commonwealth: A Presidential Roundtable at W&M #prezpanel

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S. Under Secretary of Education Martha Kanter visited William & Mary July 13, 2012 and led a discussion with presidents and other high-ranking educational officers from area college and universities on affordability and accountability in higher ed.


  1. Publicity for the event began early in the week, ramping up to Friday's panel.
  2. W&M President Taylor Reveley started the panel with some opening remarks.
  3. Then the floor was opened to Secretary Duncan and Undersecretary Kanter to discuss the day's topics with college presidents from around the Commonwealth.