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Captains of Erudition: How the First Generation of American University Presidents Paved the Way for the Student Development Profession
Growth: The Journal of ACSD (2014)
  • Drew Moser, PhD
Abstract
This article explores the pioneering work of the first generation of university presidents; a group of men Veblen named the "Captains of Erudition." Their administrative work paved the way for what we now know as student affairs/student development.
Keywords
  • student development,
  • student affairs,
  • higher education,
  • history of higher education
Publication Date
Summer 2014
Citation Information
Drew Moser. "Captains of Erudition: How the First Generation of American University Presidents Paved the Way for the Student Development Profession" Growth: The Journal of ACSD (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/drew_moser/4/