M. Peter McPherson

M. Peter McPherson

M. Peter McPherson was a special assistant to President Gerald Ford, administrator of USAID under President Ronald Reagan, Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Department, president of Michigan State University from 1993 to 2004, and Chairman of Dow Jones. He currently serves as president of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
M. Peter McPherson has 17 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Forum as an Administrator for the U.S. Agency for International Development. The year with the most videos was 2012 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1995 with an average of 2,869 views per program as a President for the Michigan State University. Most appearances with Benjamin Arthur Gilman (2), Steve Scully (2). Most common tag: Colleges & Universities.

Appearances by Title:c. July 2, 2008 - Present President, Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Videos: 3 c. October 1, 2004 - Present Chairman, Commission on the Abraham Lincoln Study Abroad Fellowship Program Videos: 1 c. March 21, 1990 - Present Executive Vice President, Bank of America Videos: 3


Director, Economic Development, Coalition Provisional Authority (Iraq) c. April 1, 2003 - c. October 1, 2003 Videos: 2 Administrator, U.S. Agency for International Development c. January 1, 1981 - c. January 1, 1987 Videos: 3 President, Michigan State University c. January 1, 1993 - c. January 1, 2004 Videos: 3 Deputy Secretary, Department of the Treasury c. January 1, 1987 - c. January 1, 1989 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Public and Private Universities

    Public and Private Universities

    Panelists talked about the future of public research universities. Scott Jaschik moderated the presentation “Sustaining Excellence in…

  • The Morrill Act of 1862 and Land-Grant Universities

    The Morrill Act of 1862 and Land-Grant Universities

    A look at The Morrill Act and its effect on the system of higher education. Panelists include five Presidents from different…

  • Global Food Shortage, Part 2

    Global Food Shortage, Part 2

    A panel discussion titled “Trade, Development, Agriculture, and Humanitarian Responses” was held. Topics included limited supply, increasing energy and…

  • Studying Abroad

    Studying Abroad

    Former Michigan State University President Peter McPherson spoke about the Lincoln Commission’s report on how to increase…

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