Upcoming Events

 

 

2018 Workshop for Department and Division Chairs - Minneapolis, MN

CIC offers the annual Department and Division Chair Workshops to strengthen leadership at the departmental level. The workshops are designed to serve both experienced and new chairs of departments or divisions at independent colleges and universities.
2018-05-22T04:00:00Z2018-05-24T04:00:00Z, 2018-05-22T04:00:00Z

Diversity, Civility, and the Liberal Arts Institute

An Institute for faculty members and administrators focused on issues of inclusion, conflict, activism, and civil engagement on America’s college campuses.
2018-06-03T04:00:00Z2018-06-06T04:00:00Z, 2018-06-03T04:00:00Z
Atlanta, GA

2018 Workshop for Department and Division Chairs - Spokane, WA

CIC offers the annual Department and Division Chair Workshops to strengthen leadership at the departmental level. The workshops are designed to serve both experienced and new chairs of departments or divisions at independent colleges and universities.
2018-06-05T04:00:00Z2018-06-07T04:00:00Z, 2018-06-05T04:00:00Z

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.
2018-06-10T04:00:00Z2018-06-14T04:00:00Z, 2018-06-10T04:00:00Z
New Haven, CT

 Items of Interest

GDPR Resource Center

CIC hosted a webinar in April for member institutions on the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which take effect May 25, 2018. The Resource Center also lists links to additional resources and news articles to help colleges and universities meet their compliance obligations under GDPR.

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Seminars on Science Pedagogy

The seminars will use methods based on research in cognition and neuroscience that have been shown, by Nobel-laureate Carl Wieman and his colleagues to yield significant increases in student learning in science courses at many levels.

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The Challenge of Independent Colleges book cover CIC Announces New Book on Moving Research to Practice

CIC is pleased to announce the publication of a new book, The Challenge of Independent Colleges: Moving Research to Practice, which is the result of a collaboration between the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) and CIC. This book is edited by Christopher C. Morphew, dean of the Johns Hopkins University School of Education, and John M. Braxton, professor emeritus of higher education at Vanderbilt University.

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Intergenerational Connections: Students Serving Older Adults

CIC has developed this project with support from the AARP Foundation to expand undergraduate student service projects focused on intergenerational interaction with low-income older adults (50 years and older) in the institutions’ communities.

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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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Senior Leadership Academy

The Senior Leadership Academy is a year-long program for mid-level administrators in higher education who aspire to senior leadership positions in independent colleges or universities.

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