User Login

Login Access

Search the Collections

Dr. Jim Henderson, UL System (2022)

The Press Club



Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2022-07-11

Duration: 00:43:49

Subjects: Henderson, James B. | University of Louisiana System | BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | HIGHER EDUCATION


  • Henderson, Jim Speaker


This episode of the series “Press Club” features a speech by Dr. Jim Henderson before a meeting of the Baton Rouge Press Club on July 11, 2022. Dr. Henderson is the president of the University of Louisiana System. He discusses: the investments made in the UL System during the 2022 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature; other policy initiatives passed during the session related to food insecurity, the expansion of crisis leave, protecting intellectual property, and free expression; and UL System initiatives, including Compete Louisiana and the development of core competencies. He also answers questions from the media.