UW-Parkside Chancellor Debbie Ford Speeches and Presentations

Op-Ed November 2017

"Be Ready for the Revolutions!"
Journal Times, Racine, Wis. & Kenosha
News, Kenosha, Wis.

Op-Ed March 2017

"Public Higher Education is Good for our Region"
Journal Times, Racine, Wis. & Kenosha
Text News, Kenosha, Wis.


Reaction to 2017-2019 Budget Proposal
February 10, 2017



2016 Fall Semester Updates

Friday, Sept. 9 "Diversity, Inclusion and Community

Thursday, Sept. 8 "Student Success"

Wednesday, Sept. 7 "Academic Excellence"

Tuesday, Sept. 6 "Strategic Alignment, Focused Vision"

Op-Ed September 2016

"Be an Advocate"
Journal Times, Racine, Wis. & Kenosha News, Kenosha, Wis.


Spring 2016 Leadership Assembly
April 25, 2016
PowerPoint Presentation



WE Energies
Women's Leadership Forum Panelist

Wednesday, March 9, 2016


Adventures in Lifelong Learning
Student Success at UW-Parkside

Monday, March 7, 2016


Op-Ed March 2016

"The Power of the Region"
Journal Times, Racine, Wis. & Kenosha News, Kenosha, Wis.


RAMAC Executive Roundtable:
Talent Development/Venture Parkside
and Science Lab

Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016



Op-Ed  January 2016

"Parkside Student Connect with Internships"
Journal Times, Racine, Wis. & Kenosha News, Kenosha, Wis.


Fund for Wisconsin Scholar
Board Meeting Presentation

Thursday, Dec., 10, 2015



Panel Discussion: Women in Leadership
Gateway Technical College

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015


Southeastern Wisconsin Adult Degree
Completion Summit, Wingspread,
Wind Point, Wis.

Friday, Nov. 6, 2015


Founders Rotary Club of Racine Presentation
Friday, Oct. 30, 2015


Panel Member
"Rising to the Top: Learning from
Leaders in Higher Education

Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015


Russian Delegation Presentation
"Leadership in America"

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015


Fall 2015 Convocation Remarks
Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015


Impact of Wisconsin Biennial Budget
Thursday, July 30, 2015


UW System Budget Reduction Allocation
Monday, July 6, 2015



Op-Ed Sunday, May 9, 2015

"Investing in UWP Builds Talent for the Region"

Journal Times, Racine, Wis. & Kenosha News, Kenosha, Wis.


Chancellor's Leadership Assembly
March 17, 2015

OIE NSSE Presentation

Marketing and Communications Presentation

Video: The International Perspective

Information Regarding the 2015-2017 Wisconsin State Budget Proposal


PowerPoint Presentation to
Racine County Workforce Development
Board of Directors
Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014


Diversity Report to Board of Regents
Friday, Oct. 10
Stevens Point, Wis.


UW-Parkside Fall 2014 Convocation
Keynote Address
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

Supporting PowerPoint Presentation

Convocation Story including award recipients


UW System Board of Regents Approve Budget Request
President Ray Cross Outlines UW System Vision
Friday, Aug. 22, 2014


Op-Ed Regional Media

January 2014

October Board of Regents Meeting

Opening Address

Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013

Board of Regents Opening Address

supporting PowerPoint

UW-Parkside Fall 2013 Convocation

Keynote Address

Thursday, August 29, 2013

UW-Waukesha Commencement Ceremony

Keynote Presentation

Thursday, May 23, 2013

UW-Parkside Spring 2013 Commencement

Saturday, May 18, 2013

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