Upcoming Events

 

 

2021 State Councils Annual Conference

The State Councils Annual Conference provides state executives and fundraising staff with a forum for face-to-face networking and an opportunity to share best practices with colleagues.
2021-04-26T04:00:00Z2021-04-27T04:00:00Z, 2021-04-26T04:00:00Z
Virtual Event

Talking about Private Colleges

CIC will host two online conversations for members presidents only in spring 2021. These meetings are an opportunity for presidents to explore how public perceptions, questions, and myths about higher education have changed in the past year—and which longstanding myths still need busting through informal exchanges with members of the community. Registration is limited to encourage candor and interaction among participants.
2021-04-29T04:00:00Z, 2021-04-29T04:00:00Z
Registration Deadline
2021-04-22T04:00:00Z

2021 Workshop for Department and Division Chairs

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.
2021-05-17T04:00:00Z2021-05-18T04:00:00Z, 2021-05-17T04:00:00Z

2021 Workshop for Department and Division Chairs

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.
2021-06-07T04:00:00Z2021-06-08T04:00:00Z, 2021-06-07T04:00:00Z

 Upcoming Deadlines

 

 

Talking about Private Colleges

CIC will host two online conversations for members presidents only in spring 2021. These meetings are an opportunity for presidents to explore how public perceptions, questions, and myths about higher education have changed in the past year—and which longstanding myths still need busting through informal exchanges with members of the community. Registration is limited to encourage candor and interaction among participants.
2021-04-29T04:00:00Z, 2021-04-29T04:00:00Z
Registration Deadline
2021-04-22T04:00:00Z

Teaching European Art in Context

This seminar series aims to strengthen the teaching of art history to undergraduates at smaller colleges and universities.
Application Deadline
2021-04-23T04:00:00Z

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

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
Indianapolis, IN

 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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