Upcoming Events

 

 

2020 Institute for Chief Academic Officers and Academic Team Members

This annually held meeting brings chief academic officers and academic team members of independent colleges and universities together, and includes special programming for new CAOs.
2020-11-07T05:00:00Z2020-11-10T05:00:00Z, 2020-11-07T05:00:00Z
Virtual Event

2021 Presidents Institute

The Presidents Institute is an annually held meeting for presidents of independent colleges and universities that includes programs for new presidents and for spouses.
2021-01-04T05:00:00Z2021-01-07T05:00:00Z, 2021-01-04T05:00:00Z
Virtual Event
Registration Deadline
2020-12-04T05:00:00Z

2021 NetVUE Regional Gathering - Bluffton University

This gathering will examine both the impetus for and the outcomes of such creative realignments. What can be done together—at the “center”—that cannot be done from individually defined locations at the periphery? The gathering will explore models and best practices for involving various constituencies in this enterprise, including faculty members, administrators, program directors, and the local community.
2021-06-02T04:00:00Z2021-06-04T04:00:00Z, 2021-06-02T04:00:00Z
Bluffton, OH

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.
2021-06-14T04:00:00Z2021-06-18T04:00:00Z, 2021-06-14T04:00:00Z
Chicago, IL

 Upcoming Deadlines

 

 

2021 Presidents Institute

The Presidents Institute is an annually held meeting for presidents of independent colleges and universities that includes programs for new presidents and for spouses.
2021-01-04T05:00:00Z2021-01-07T05:00:00Z, 2021-01-04T05:00:00Z
Virtual Event
Registration Deadline
2020-12-04T05:00:00Z

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

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.
2021-06-20T04:00:00Z2021-06-25T04:00:00Z, 2021-06-20T04:00:00Z
Charlottesville, VA

Teaching European Art in Context

This seminar series aims to strengthen the teaching of art history to undergraduates at smaller colleges and universities.

 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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