Elizabeth Kiss elected to the board of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
LOUISVILLE, KY—Agnes Scott College President Elizabeth Kiss was elected last month to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU).
APCU is an independent, not for profit, organization of 62 colleges and universities that have an historical connection to the Presbyterian Church (USA). The association exists to promote these institutions and to advocate the mission of higher education in the Reformed tradition, to strengthen the relationship of its member colleges with the PCUSA and to be a resource to member college presidents and their staffs.
APCU works under a covenant agreement with the Presbyterian Mission Agency of the Presbyterian Church (USA).
Agnes Scott College educates women to think deeply, live honorably and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times. Students are drawn to Agnes Scott by its excellent academic reputation, exceptional faculty and metropolitan Atlanta location—offering myriad social, cultural and experiential learning opportunities. This highly selective liberal arts college is known for its diverse and dynamic intellectual community. Through SUMMIT, it provides every student, regardless of major, with an individualized course of study and co-curricular experiences that develop leadership abilities and understanding of complex global dynamics.