Upcoming Events

 

 

Executive Leadership Academy 2021–2022

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.
2021-06-24T04:00:00Z2021-06-26T04:00:00Z, 2021-06-24T04:00:00Z
Washington, DC

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.
2021-07-11T04:00:00Z2021-07-17T04:00:00Z, 2021-07-11T04:00:00Z
Virtual Event

Deliberation & Debate: Advancing Civil Discourse through Courses for First-Year Students

The workshop will hone the skills of faculty members who teach courses for first-year students; support the development of new courses; and build a network of faculty members across institutions who prepare students for the challenges, diversity, and disputes about ideas that are elements of a rigorous liberal arts education.
2021-07-25T04:00:00Z2021-07-28T04:00:00Z, 2021-07-25T04:00:00Z
Washington, DC

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.
2021-07-25T04:00:00Z2021-07-29T04:00:00Z, 2021-07-25T04:00:00Z

 Upcoming Deadlines

 

 

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.
2022-06-13T04:00:00Z2022-06-17T04:00:00Z, 2022-06-13T04:00:00Z
Nomination Deadline
2021-09-24T04:00:00Z

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

2021 Institute for Chief Academic Officers with Chief Student Affairs and Chief Diversity Officers

This annually held meeting brings chief academic officers of independent colleges and universities together, and includes special programming for new CAOs and CAOs in their third and fourth year.
2021-11-06T04:00:00Z2021-11-09T05:00:00Z, 2021-11-06T04:00:00Z
Louisville, KY

2022 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.
2022-01-04T05:00:00Z2022-01-07T05:00:00Z, 2022-01-04T05:00:00Z
Marco Island, Florida

 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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