Upcoming Events

 

 

New Currents in Teaching Philosophy

The Institute will explore a variety of topics and pedagogies that successfully attract students to the study of philosophy, presented by some of the leading philosophy instructors in the nation.
2021-07-25T04:00:00Z2021-07-29T04:00:00Z, 2021-07-25T04:00:00Z

American History Seminar

This intensive seminar offers a unique opportunity for faculty members in history and related fields to debate a prominent American history topic with experts and colleagues.
2021-08-01T04:00:00Z2021-08-05T04:00:00Z, 2021-08-01T04:00:00Z
Charlottesville, VA

Talking about Private Colleges - York College of Pennsylvania

In fall 2021, CIC’s Talking about Private Colleges: Busting the Myths workshop series returns to full day, on-campus meetings for campus teams (including trustees). The workshops will help participants explore new and persistent public attitudes and misconceptions about private colleges and universities, then prepare them to influence public opinion through informal exchanges with friends, neighbors, community leaders, and other constituents.
2021-09-22T04:00:00Z, 2021-09-22T04:00:00Z

Talking about Private Colleges - William Jewell College

In fall 2021, CIC’s Talking about Private Colleges: Busting the Myths workshop series returns to full day, on-campus meetings for campus teams (including trustees). The workshops will help participants explore new and persistent public attitudes and misconceptions about private colleges and universities, then prepare them to influence public opinion through informal exchanges with friends, neighbors, community leaders, and other constituents.
2021-10-21T04:00:00Z, 2021-10-21T04:00:00Z

 Upcoming Deadlines

 

 

Teaching Vocational Exploration

Participants will learn to strengthen the teaching of vocational exploration by probing a variety of understandings of vocation and their importance in educating undergraduates, by developing new courses or course materials, and by establishing a broader network of faculty members committed to teaching vocational exploration.
2022-06-13T04:00:00Z2022-06-17T04:00:00Z, 2022-06-13T04:00:00Z
Nomination Deadline
2021-09-24T04:00:00Z

2021 NetVUE Regional Gathering - Dominican University

This NetVUE gathering addresses questions through substantive workshops that emphasize interactive engagement. These workshops will be framed by plenary sessions, breakout sessions, and a wide range of opportunities for networking and discussion.
2021-10-28T04:00:00Z2021-10-29T04:00:00Z, 2021-10-28T04:00:00Z
River Forest, IL
Registration Deadline
2021-10-14T04:00:00Z

 Items of Interest

New Currents in Teaching Philosophy

The Institute will explore a variety of topics and pedagogies that successfully attract students to the study of philosophy, presented by some of the leading philosophy instructors in the nation.

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Strengthening the STEM Pipeline Part II

This report explores the role of small and mid-sized institutions in preparing individuals historically underrepresented in STEM fields—specifically, women, blacks or African Americans, and Latino/Latina graduates—for further study and research.

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Teaching the Humanities Online: Lessons from a Consortium of Liberal Arts Colleges

The report includes a robust analysis of student learning outcomes, student and faculty perceptions of online instruction, and the institutional challenges and benefits of online course sharing. It also includes practical advice for faculty members and institutions that want to introduce, improve, or share online courses in the liberal arts. The report was prepared by the staffs of CIC and Ithaka S+R.

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Executive Leadership Academy

The Executive Leadership Academy helps prepare experienced provosts and vice presidents to become successful presidents. It includes two national seminars, readings, webinars, individualized experiential activities, and structured mentorship experiences.

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Presidential Vocation and Institutional Mission

This program is designed to assist prospective presidents, along with their spouses or partners, to clarify their own sense of personal vocation, and to weigh it in the context of the missions of the institutions they might lead in the future.

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