Published Writings

Articles authored by President Aoun

Boston is in a perfect position to become the AI capital of the world

The Boston Globe

January 7, 2019

Millions of jobs will soon be done by robots. And they don’t pay taxes

The Boston Globe

January 26, 2018

President Aoun at the University of Oxford

January 26, 2018

Watch: President Aoun speaks about Robot-Proof at the University of Oxford

Oxford Martin School

January 26, 2018

How to ‘robot-proof’ students for the age of AI

Times Higher Education

November 4, 2017

How College Students Should Prepare for Our Automated Future


September 29, 2017

US-Cuba relations must continue to move forward

Boston Globe

June 19, 2017

How Companies and Colleges Can Get the U.S. Back to Work


February 9, 2017

Higher education for the AI age: Let’s think about it before the machines do it for us

Washington Post

October 27, 2016

Hybrid Jobs Call for Hybrid Education

Harvard Business Review

April 12, 2016

Robot-Proof: How Colleges Can Keep People Relevant in the Workplace

The Chronicle of Higher Education

January 27, 2016

Serving Our Veterans


November 11, 2015

Should higher education aim to secure students a paycheck, fulfillment … or both?

Washington Post

May 4, 2015

A Complete Education

Inside Higher Ed

April 20, 2015

To Rebuild The Middle Class, Don’t Stop With Free Community College


January 27, 2015

School of Hard Knocks: A Lesson for College Entrepreneurs


January 16, 2015

An Education Mission for Our Veterans

Real Clear Education

November 11, 2014

The Global Eduplex

The Boston Globe

September 26, 2014

Beyond the limits of traditional learning

Times Higher Education

June 24, 2014

Let’s Get Engaged

Real Clear Education

May 14, 2014

To Meet President Obama’s Job’s Goal, Involve All Colleges

Bloomberg Businessweek

January 29, 2014

Giving students an enterprising path to start on

The Boston Globe

February 16, 2013

A shakeup of higher education

Boston Globe

November 17, 2012

A clear path to a post-collegiate job

Washington Post

October 12, 2011

Learning Today: the Lasting Value of Place

Chronicle of Higher Education

May 8, 2011

The costs of cutting higher ed

Boston Globe

December 15, 2010

Game Changer

American Council on Education

September 1, 2010

Expand students’ global experiences


August 24, 2010

Protect Unpaid Internships

Inside Higher Ed

July 13, 2010

Two Different Leaders, Two Different Visions

The Huffington Post

January 4, 2010

Saving Public Higher Ed

Inside Higher Ed

October 1, 2009

Millions more going to college?

Boston Globe

July 16, 2009

Boston and its colleges need to nurture unique partnership

Boston Globe

February 16, 2009

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