The American Conference of Academic Deans and the Phi Beta Kappa Society hosted our fifth biennial conference “Is There a Case for the Liberal Arts?”  October 17-19, 2013 in Memphis, Tennessee.  With over 125 attendees, the conference was a great success and we’d like to extend a special thank you to our featured plenary speakers  Dr. Christopher Nelson, President, St. John’s College-Annapolis, Dr. David Anderson, President, St. Olaf College and Dr. Princilla Evans Morris, Executive Vice President and Provost, Fisk University.  Click here for a full conference program.

If you have any questions about the conference please contact the ACAD office at 202-884-7419 or via email at