Acting President Laursen featured in WKTV: 'College Presidents discuss COVID impact'
"A good percentage of students have returned back to the classroom. Building strong student/staff relationships can enhance motivation, engagement, and overall success. That in-person learning is something SUNY Polytechnic Institute Acting President Dr. Tod Laursen is 100% behind.
"'It’s so important to be in-person again because it enables us, maybe as opposed to Hollywood squares, you know…think of yourself as a lecturer in front of a classroom. You know to really be able to look your students in the eyes and understand where they’re at with the material, and where they may need help.'"