Upcoming Events



2018 Presidents Governance Academy

A program for CIC member presidents to strengthen president-board relations, align board bylaws with principles of good governance, make bylaws more effective, and sustain a high-performing board of trustees.
2018-01-03T05:00:00Z2018-01-04T05:00:00Z, 2018-01-03T05:00:00Z
Hollywood, FL

2018 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.
2018-01-04T05:00:00Z2018-01-07T05:00:00Z, 2018-01-04T05:00:00Z
Hollywood, Florida

2018 NetVUE Regional Gathering - Berry College

This NetVUE gathering is a book retreat to discuss content and use of the second NetVUE Scholars book, Vocation across the Academy: A New Vocabulary for Higher Education. NetVUE scholars will focus on the importance of narrative as students set directions through both liberal arts nad profession-related studies. Thoughtful exchanges about the book will be interwoven with a campus tour and reception as well as other activities on these exceptional campus grounds.
2018-02-23T05:00:00Z2018-02-24T05:00:00Z, 2018-02-23T05:00:00Z
Rome, GA
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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.
2018-02-26T05:00:00Z2018-02-27T05:00:00Z, 2018-02-26T05:00:00Z
Peachtree City, GA
Nomination Deadline

 Items of Interest

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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Ancient Greece in the Modern College Classroom​

This seminar offers faculty members an opportunity to extend their knowledge of ancient sources and develop strategies for incorporating them into their courses.

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​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.

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​2017 Institute for Chief Academic and Chief Student Affairs Officers Resources

Materials from the plenary presentations, many of the concurrent sessions, and some of the breakfast discussions are now posted on the resources page.

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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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