The EAB: An Experiment in Regional Cooperation

  • John Brain Towson State University
Keywords: Universities, Regional Cooperation, Government, Business, Executive Advisory Board on Higher Education


Since 1991 the Executive Advisory Board on Higher Education of Baltimore County has brought together leaders in local government, business executives, and higher education administrators to address issues of mutual concern. This article describes their annual conferences and the Higher Education Helpscreen information clearinghouse project and suggests various benefits of and hindrances to regional cooperation in higher education.