Forum Scholars

The Forum sponsors research and creates knowledge intended to inform campus policy and decision-making. Its research agenda focuses on new thinking and ideas likely to affect the future of higher education. Each year, 15–20 new Forum Scholars are designated, including among others:

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  • Col. Andrew Bacevich, Boston University
  • Larry Bacow, Tufts University
  • Sandy Baum, The Urban Institute
  • Donald Berwick, President (emeritus) Institute for Healthcare Improvement and U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid
  • Robert Birgeneau, University of California, Berkeley
  • Rebecca Blank, University of Wisconsin
  • Alan Blinder, Princeton University
  • Anthony Bogues, Brown University
  • David Boren, University of Oklahome
  • Barry Bosworth, The Brookings Institution
  • William Bowen, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Princeton University, emeritus
  • Gov. Phil Bredesen, Former Governor of Tennessee
  • John Seely Brown, Xerox PARC (ret.)