Balch Wins National Humanities Medal

January 2008

Stephen Balch, president of the National Association of Scholars, was awarded a National Humanities Medal at a White House ceremony on November 15, 2007. In presenting the award, President George W. Bush said the medal was for:

"his leadership and advocacy upholding the noblest traditions of higher education. His work on behalf of scholarship and a free society has made him a proponent of reform and a champion of excellence at our nation's universities."