In the second event in The Atlantic's View from the Top Series, Michael K. Young, President of the University of Washington, and Alexis Madrigal, Senior Editor at The Atlantic, will sit down for a candid one-on-one interview, discussing the route to success.
Alexis Madrigal is the editor-in-chief at Fusion. He was a senior editor at The Atlantic and a staff writer at Wired. He’s the author of “Powering the Dream” and a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley.
Michael K. Young
Michael K. Young became President of the University of Washington on July 1, 2011. Also a tenured Professor of Law, President Young has a distinguished record as an academic leader with broad experience in public service and diplomacy. As UW President, he leads the nation’s top public university (2nd among all universities) in attracting federal research funding.