Pacific Lutheran’s President, Thomas W. Krise, discusses his previous experiences with “gown vs. town” universities, Pacific Lutheran’s role in the community, the university’s mission statement, and his overall impression of the Parkland area.
President Krise reflects on why he chose to lead PLU.
Krise talks about why universities should engage their surrounding communities.
Krise explains PLU’s mission statement in regards to community service.
Krise explains his positive welcoming from Pacific Lutheran and the Parkland community.
In this final video, Krise explains what he enjoys about Garfield St. and its significance to PLU.