Other Media Mentions

I've met people of all stripes. I have my motorcycle to thank. — The Washington Post, October 5, 2018

Indiana Chamber names Purdue President Mitch Daniels the 2018 Ogletree Deakins Business Leader of the Year — Indiana Chamber, September 25, 2018

Mitch Daniels is making Purdue more affordable and upping enrollment. Higher-ed purists are aghast. — Forbes, September 11, 2018

McCain was more modest than his achievements would suggest — FOX Business, August 30, 2018

Free speech's worst enemies aren't who you'd expect — The Washington Post, August 29, 2018

Government 'transparency' has gone too far — The Washington Post, August 13, 2018

The economic fallout from states drowning in debt — FOX Business, July 26, 2018

Mitch Daniels is the president America should've had — Reason, July 24, 2018

Connecticut is drowning in debt. Should the rest of us have to pay? — The Washington Post, July 23, 2018

Why ex-Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels doesn't speak out — Yahoo News, July 13, 2018

President George H.W. Bush is an extraordinary example for our times — The Washington Post, June 11, 2018

Not all university presidents are risk-averse and boring — Forbes, June 7, 2018

That entitlements can is getting heavier, and we're running out of road — The Washington Post, June 6, 2018

Veteran Affairs' problems are 'genetic', ex-Indiana governor says — FOX Business, May 16, 2018

Daniels to graduates: 'Boilermakers aren’t made for tribes' — Purdue News Service, May 11, 2018

Purdue's Mitch Daniels: 'I've never found 'oops' to be a hard word.' — Indianapolis Star, May 7, 2018

Remarks at the American Federation for Children’s 9th Annual Policy Summit — American Federation for Children, May 3, 2018

The most successful university president in the country? — National Review, May 2, 2018

Mitch Daniels has the right stuff for Purdue — The James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal, May 2, 2018

We won't know how foolish we look until a long time from now — The Washington Post, April 20, 2018

5 good minutes with Purdue president Mitch Daniels — The 74 Million, April 13, 2018

People have too casual attitudes about what data they've given away, says Purdue president — CNBC Closing Bell, April 11, 2018

Mitch Daniels on Big Data and your privacy — FOX News, March 29, 2018

It's OK to be paranoid. Someone is watching you. — The Washington Post, March 27, 2018

Purdue's Mitch Daniels on Kaplan acquisition — WGBH Radio (Boston), March 23, 2018

Mitch Daniels: Higher education's reformer in chief — The Stream, February 7, 2018

Health care isn't our only ludicrously expensive industry — The Washington Post, February 6, 2018

Dear Condoleezza Rice: Good luck fixing the NCAA — The Washington Post, February 1, 2018

Is GMO opposition immoral? — The Washington Post, January 1, 2018

Can Mitchonomics fix the broken business of higher ed? — Bloomberg Businessweek, December 18, 2017

Is anyone ever wrong anymore? — The Washington Post, December 6, 2017

The people who made a difference in higher ed — for better or worse — The Chronicle of Higher Education, December 3, 2017

A guide for luring Amazon to your city — and what not to do — The Washington Post, November 20, 2017

Mitch Daniels and the Purdue Miracle: Lessons for the Rest of Us — Forbes, October 31, 2017

One university president's candid take on the future of higher ed — NPR, July 18, 2017

What community colleges do that universities don't — TIME, May 22, 2017

The innovator's dilemma hits higher ed — The Wall Street Journal, May 15, 2017

Purdue's Kaplan purchase: Shoring up the '21st-century land-grant mission' — Campus Technology, May 1, 2017

Hoosier ingenuity: Purdue does it again — Forbes, April 28, 2017

Purdue buys Kaplan University, will create new nonprofit chain — Inside Higher Ed, April 27, 2017

Purdue U. buys mega for-profit Kaplan U., plans to turn it into a 'public university' — The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 27, 2017

Purdue University to acquire Kaplan University — The Wall Street Journal, April 27, 2017

Paying for tax reform: Mitch Daniels — CNBC Squawk Box, February 21, 2017

Purdue's Daniels sees border tax as part of growth policy — Bloomberg, February 16, 2017

Mitch Daniels: DeVos qualified for the job — MSNBC, January 7, 2017

Daniels: Indiana's health care system 'entirely practical' — Bloomberg, January 6, 2017

A conversation with Gov. Mitch Daniels — George W. Bush Presidential Center, January 5, 2017

Clock is ticking on federal debt: Mitch Daniels — CNBC, December 28, 28, 2016

Purdue President Mitch Daniels and a turkey join us — Bob and Tom, November 22, 2016

Gov. Mitch Daniels on the election — CNBC Squawk on the Street, November 7, 2016

Wall Street Journal ranks Purdue as a top college — Journal and Courier, September 27, 2016

Washington's Wake-Up Call: Sky-high debt and dismal growth are testing Americans' faith in democracy — The Wall Street Journal, September 13, 2016

US drowning in national debt? — CNBC Squawk Box, September 8, 2016

Daniels Honored for Public-Private Prowess — Inside Indiana Business, August 4, 2016

'Live From the Aspen Ideas Festival' Edition — Slate Political Gabfest, July  5, 2016

Purdue has the president America needs — The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, June 15, 2016

Mitch Daniels named a Living Legend — Indianapolis Star, June 9, 2016

Purdue President Mitch Daniels '71 discusses liberal arts learning, education inequality — Daily Princetonian, May 26, 2016

Mitch Daniels 'Callous, Heartless and Cruel' Anti-GMO Activists — National Review, May 18, 2016

Mitch Daniels is still being asked to run for president and he still says no — WTTV, May 17, 2016

President Daniels to graduates: Your choices, not chance, will help you achieve great things — Purdue News Service, May 13, 2016

Purdue invests in students with Back a Boiler — ISA Fund — Indianapolis Business Journal, May 7, 2016

Purdue’s 'Back a Boiler' fires up for fall — Journal and Courier, May 6, 2016

What Hoosiers can tell America about turning around a struggling economy — The Wall Street Journal, May 2, 2016

Purdue Day of Giving has record-breaking year — WLFI, April 28, 2016

Purdue Introduces New Way to Reduce Student Debt — WNYC Public Radio, April 21, 2016

Purdue announces 5th tuition freeze — Journal and Courier, April 20, 2016

Getting a Student Loan with Collateral from a Future Job — The New York Times, April 8, 2016

Facing US exploding debt dilemma — CNBC, April 5, 2016

Some investors, universities see a return in fronting students' tuition — The Hechinger Report, March 29, 2016

Notable & Quotable: Mitch Daniels on Anti-GMO Cruelty — The Wall Street Journal, March 20, 2016

Future Focus: Daniels Tackles Higher Ed Topics — BizVoice Magazine, March 10, 2016 

Purdue's Daniels says ag community must refute 'false' claims against GMOs — Agri-Pulse, February, 25, 2016

Survey: Former NCAA athletes fare well, but some males in pain — USA Today, February, 17, 2016

Bangert: An annual earful from Mitch Daniels — Journal and Courier, January 16, 2016

In tough times, colleges turn to unconventional leaders — PBS Newshour, December 25, 2015

American higher education is a house divided — The Washington Post, December 18, 2015

Purdue Students as Investments? Here’s How It Might Work — The Chronicle of Higher Education, December 11, 2015

Aspen Institute Launches New Initiative on Future of Work and Capitalism — Aspen Institute, November 30, 2015

An Adult on Campus: Mitch Daniels offers a lesson to college administrators — The Wall Street Journal, November 11, 2015

The Role of Public Universities in Making College Affordable — NPR Here & Now, November 11, 2015

Important GOP debate topic will be plan for growing economy again — Fox Business, November 10, 2015

Daniels' trip takes Purdue-India relationship to new level — Purdue News Service, November 6, 2015

American Academy of Arts and Sciences Establishes the Commission on the Future of Undergraduate Education — American Academy of Arts and Sciences, November 4, 2015

Another Commission Will Take On the Future of Higher Education — The Chronicle of Higher Education, November 4, 2015

Drawing linkages between academia, firms — Financial Chronicle (India), November 2, 2015

President Daniels heads to China and India — WLFI, October 26, 2015

Daniels to encourage partnerships, stronger ties during trip to India, Hong Kong — Purdue News Service, October 22, 2015

Mitch Daniels Finds Good Food and a Willingness to Change at Purdue — The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 19, 2015

Class of 2040: What Will They Learn and At What Cost? — American Council of Trustees and Alumni, October 16, 2015

Mitch Daniels on College Affordability — C-SPAN: Washington Journal, October 16, 2015

Purdue Makes Major New Investments in the Life Sciences — Houston Chronicle, October 13, 2015

Purdue's $2B question: Are you 'Ever True'? — Journal & Courier, October 9, 2015

Purdue launches $2.019 billion 'Ever True' campaign — Purdue News Service, October 9, 2015

Purdue President Mitch Daniels comments on Sec. Arne Duncan's decision to step down — Purdue News Service, October 2, 2015

Purdue President and Students Join Forces for Free Speech on Campus — Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, October 1, 2015

Improve the terrible student-loan system with private investors, Purdue's Mitch Daniels tells Congress — The College Fix, October 1, 2015

College costs aren't always worth it, alumni say, so think before borrowing — The Washington Post, September 30, 2015

Daniels asks Congress to reform higher education financing — Purdue News Service, September 30, 2015

Recent Grads Doubt College's Worth

Gallup-Purdue: Debt delays grads' ambitions — Journal & Courier, September 29, 2015

Second Gallup-Purdue Index asks: Is college worth the cost? — Purdue News Service, September 29, 2015

How colleges can measure up in teaching 'critical thinking' — Christian Science Monitor, September 28, 2015

Rolls-Royce First Business to Take Off at Purdue Aerospace District — San Francisco Chronicle, September 23, 2015

Arne Duncan: US education is falling behind — Journal & Courier, September 16, 2015

Mitch and Me — Indy Politics, September 14, 2015

Monetizing Higher Education: Can Investors Replace Government Lenders? — Barron's, September 12, 2015

How to Measure a College's Value — Frank Bruni, The New York Times, September 12, 2015

Growing the Next Generation — PBS The Open Mind, September 5, 2015

Solutions to student debt: Purdue University President — CNBC, August 27, 2015

Purdue Seeks Partner For Student Fund — Inside Indiana Business, August 21, 2015

Could income-share agreements help solve the student debt crisis? — The Washington Post, August 20, 2015

Purdue generates more patents than Harvard, Duke — Northwest Indiana Times, August 16, 2015

Mitch Daniels on Making Government Work — Conversations with Bill Kristol, August 16, 2015

Purdue preparing novel way to fund college — Indianapolis Star, August 8, 2015

More College Students Selling Stock — in Themselves — The Wall Street Journal, August 5, 2015

Pulliam: Mitch Daniels' influence grows — Indianapolis Star, July 31, 2015

Mitch Daniels to help lead Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget — Indianapolis Star, July 28, 2015

The Most Important Governor Isn't Running — Politico Magazine, July 21, 2015

Statements on the passing of former trustee Michael Birck — Purdue News Service, July 7, 2015

Statement from Purdue President Mitch Daniels on passing of Wayne Townsend — Purdue News Service, July 3, 2015

Purdue charter holds great promise for Indy — Indianapolis Star, June 28, 2015

Sweet Briar's Second Chance — The Wall Street Journal, June 28, 2015

Purdue's Indianapolis charter a pipeline to university  — Indianapolis Star, June 19, 2015

This Is What 'Greenfield' Education Looks Like — Education Week, June 18, 2015

Purdue plans high-tech Indianapolis charter high school — Chalkbeat Indiana, June 18, 2015

Purdue to open Indianapolis high school — WRTV, June 18, 2015

Rutgers should take a page out of Purdue's book and commit to lower tuition — New Jersey Star-Ledger, June 3, 2015

Mitch Daniels: It's not hard keeping tuition flat and quality high — The College Fix, June 3, 2015

Voices: Offended? One university prez says, 'Deal with it' — USA Today, May 26, 2015

The drive to save free speech on America's campuses — New York Post, May 23, 2015

Trigger warnings, colleges, and the 'Swaddled Generation' — The Washington Post, May 19, 2015

Purdue Takes A Stand For Free Speech, No Matter How Offensive Or Unwise — Huffington Post, May 15, 2015

Last call for Purdue tuition freeze? — Journal & Courier, May 15, 2015

Daniels Says NCAA Needs Dramatic Reform To Head Off Congress And Courts — Huffington Post, May 13, 2015

Purdue President Mitch Daniels discusses student debt — WXIN, May 7, 2015

Why Mitch Daniels is staying at Purdue — Indianapolis Star, May 7, 2015

Purdue University president on student debt — Fox Opening Bell, May 5, 2015

GCTV — Future of Higher Education Mitch Daniels — Milken Institute Global Conference, April 28, 2015

Op-ed: What a 'Day of Giving' means for Purdue — Journal & Courier, April 28, 2015

How to Save American Colleges — The Wall Street Journal, April 22, 2015

Weekend with Mitch — Library of Law and Liberty, April 26, 2015

Purdue to buy Lafayette Aviation, establish technology park — WTHR, April 21, 2015

Keynote: Global Food Security Symposium 2015 — Chicago Council on Global Affairs, April 16, 2015

Gallup-Purdue's recipe for on-time graduation — Journal & Courier, April 13, 2015

Mitch Daniels, a Potential GOP Front-Runner, Won't Run — Barron's, April 11, 2015

Mitch Daniels: Feds should 'modernize its rules' to help make higher ed affordable — Red Alert Politics, April 5, 2015

President issues statement affirming University's commitment to nondiscrimination policy — Purdue News Service, March 30, 2015

Daniels among World's Greatest Leaders — Fortune, March 26, 2015

'Bet on a Boiler': What's the catch? — Journal & Courier, March 20, 2015

Should students risk debt to go to college? — MSNBC Morning Joe, March 18, 2015

President Mitch Daniels discusses federal budget debt — CNBC Squawk Box, March 17, 2015

Higher education reform: Affordability, accountability, and value — Brookings Institute, March 17, 2015

Daniels wants to try alternative student loan — Journal & Courier, March 17, 2015

Daniels testifies at 'Strengthening America's Higher Education System' hearing — Congressional Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training, March 17, 2015

Mitch Daniels brought thick skin to Purdue job — Indianapolis Star, March 16, 2015

President Mitch Daniels' statement on the death of the Rev. Theodore Hesburgh — Purdue News Service, February 27, 2015

Daniels, NASA official discuss mission to Mars — Journal & Courier. February 24, 2015

Lilly Endowment makes $40M donation to Purdue University — Indianapolis Star, February 18, 2015

Daniels: Funding Fuels The 'Coming Thing' — Inside Indiana Business, February 18, 2015

States, Not Feds, Should Offer Free Community College — With All Due Respect, Bloomberg, February 5, 2015

Purdue University freezes tuition for at least three years — The Willis Report, Fox Business, February 4, 2015

State of Manufacturing: Purdue University Kickoff Fires Up the Next Generation — Shopfloor, February 3, 2015

Purdue University takes steps to cut college costs — Opening Bell, Fox Business, February 3, 2015

Purdue University in second year of an least 3-year tuition freeze — Cavuto, Fox Business, February 2, 2015

Amazon Makes a Push on College Campuses — The Wall Street Journal, February 1, 2015

Staggering student debt stifles economy — CNBC, February 28, 2015

Commentary: How Student Debt Harms the Economy — The Wall Street Journal, February 27, 2015

Commentary: Purdue working to provide value — Indy Star, December 18, 2014

More college students should have internships — Christian Science Monitor, November 13, 2014

Big Ten college tour — C-SPAN, September 23, 2014

Is Mitch Daniels the New College President Model? — National Review, August 24, 2014

Purdue Makes 3-Year Degree an Option for Some Students — USA Today, August 12, 2014

How Purdue is reinventing the American university — Chicago Tribune, August 10, 2014

Mitch Daniels Is Fighting College Inflation — National Review, July 28, 2014

At Purdue, a Case Study in Cost Cuts — The Wall Street Journal, July 25, 2014

If Purdue can freeze tuition, so can others — USA Today Editorial Board, May 14, 2014

Study measuring value of college prizes engagement over elite for long-term well-being — PBS NewsHour, May 8, 2014

Elite Colleges Don't Buy Happiness for Graduates — The Wall Street Journal, May 6, 2014

College grad survey aims to hold schools accountable — USA Today, May 6, 2014

Painting of Washington celebrated — Purdue Marketing and Media, February 17, 2014

Daniels discusses costs of higher education — Daily Rundown, MSNBC, January 16, 2014

Commencement remarks by Indiana Supreme Court Justice Loretta Rush — Purdue News Service, December 15, 2013

Daniels, GE's Immelt hold public discussion on innovation, talent — Purdue News Service, October 7, 2013

A Report Card on Education Reform — Economix, The New York Times, September 25, 2013

3 Leaders on Education Reform, Continued — Economix, The New York Times, September 26, 2013

President Daniels interviewed on Capitol Gains — Bloomberg TV, September 20, 2013

President Daniels on Morning Joe with Joe Scarborough — MSNBC, September 20, 2013

Renowned Purdue poet keynotes university's summer commencement — Purdue News Service, August 3, 2013

Transcript of Marianne Boruch's commencement address — Purdue News Service, August 3, 2013

As college tuition increases, student enrollment decreases — The Daily Rundown, MSNBC, June 12, 2013

Daniels to grads: Ingenuity, leadership, innovation — it’s “what Boilermakers do” — Purdue News Service, May 10, 2013

Statement from Mitch Daniels on death of Otis Bowen — Purdue News Service, May 5, 2013

Purdue's Outsider — Inside Higher Ed, April 2, 2013

President Daniels Joins Energy Systems Network Board of Directors — Energy Systems Network (ESN), March 14, 2013

He's Not 'Governor' or'‘President,' Just Mitch — WIBC, March 8, 2013

Daniels honored with Princeton's Woodrow Wilson Award — Princeton University, February 23, 2013

Daniels to co-chair national human spaceflight committee — Purdue News Service, February 21, 2013

Mitch Daniels, the one who got away — The Washington Post, January 17, 2013

Mitch Daniels faces host of issues on Purdue campus — Indianapolis Business Journal, January 14, 2013

6 issues awaiting Mitch Daniels at Purdue — Indianapolis Star, January 13, 2013

Daniels speaks at Indiana University Commencement — Purdue News Service, December 15, 2012

Daniels — a man of the students — Purdue Exponent, August 17, 2012

Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels already is very visible at Purdue University — Indianapolis Star, August 13, 2012

Daniels: Purdue Strikes Proper Academics-Athletics Balance — WIBC Radio, Indianapolis, July 26, 2012

Daniels' plans for Purdue will range wide — Indianapolis Business Journal, July 14, 2012

Note to Purdue students and faculty: You can influence Daniels with right approach — Louisville Courier-Journal, July 8, 2012

Daniels can lead beyond Purdue — Indianapolis Business Journal, July 7, 2012

Purdue athletic director Morgan Burke believes Gov. Mitch Daniels is right choice — Indianapolis Star, June 25, 2012

Trustees elect Mitchell E. Daniels Jr. as Purdue's 12th president — Purdue University, June 21, 2012

Podcasts from the President

Leaders and Legends — August 2019

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The Dan Dakich Show — June 2019

FOX59 Full Steam Ahead — June 2019

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Freakonomics — May 2019

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Steve Forbes: What's Ahead — April 2019

NPR Planet Money — March 2019

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The Long Game — July 2018

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