Upcoming Events

 

 

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.
2018-06-17T04:00:00Z2018-06-25T04:00:00Z, 2018-06-17T04:00:00Z
Nafplio, Greece

Teaching Interfaith Understanding

The seminar will broaden faculty members’ knowledge and perspective to help them strengthen the teaching of interfaith understanding.
2018-06-17T04:00:00Z2018-06-21T04:00:00Z, 2018-06-17T04:00:00Z
Chicago, IL

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.
2018-06-18T04:00:00Z2018-06-20T04:00:00Z, 2018-06-18T04:00:00Z
Washington, DC

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.
2018-06-18T04:00:00Z2018-06-22T04:00:00Z, 2018-06-18T04:00:00Z
Chicago, IL
Nomination Deadline
2018-10-15T04:00:00Z

 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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