CIC in the News

​​​​​​​​Featured articles in national and regional media outlets that mention CIC.


 

 

Richard Ekman, President of the Council of Independent Collegeshttps://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-9tacx-f26a7c, https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-9tacx-f26a7c2020-11-16T05:00:00ZLeaders on Leadership
What Is The Return On Investment From A Liberal Arts Education?https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelpoliakoff/2020/10/22/what-is-the-return-on-investment-from-a-liberal-arts-education/, https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelpoliakoff/2020/10/22/what-is-the-return-on-investment-from-a-liberal-arts-education/2020-10-22T04:00:00ZForbes
The Shift Online Has Colleges Looking to Share Courseshttps://www.educationdive.com/news/the-shift-online-has-colleges-looking-to-share-courses/586346/, https://www.educationdive.com/news/the-shift-online-has-colleges-looking-to-share-courses/586346/2020-10-02T04:00:00ZEducation Dive
Conn College Launches Website of Urban Renewal History in New Londonhttps://ctexaminer.com/2020/09/26/conn-college-launches-website-of-urban-renewal-history-in-new-london/, https://ctexaminer.com/2020/09/26/conn-college-launches-website-of-urban-renewal-history-in-new-london/2020-09-26T04:00:00ZCT Examiner
The Fall Opening of Colleges: Upheaval, Pandemic Weirdness and a Fragile Stabilityhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/the-fall-opening-of-colleges-upheaval-pandemic-weirdness-and-a-fragile-stability/2020/09/20/03ab1f6e-f839-11ea-be57-d00bb9bc632d_story.html, https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/the-fall-opening-of-colleges-upheaval-pandemic-weirdness-and-a-fragile-stability/2020/09/20/03ab1f6e-f839-11ea-be57-d00bb9bc632d_story.html2020-09-20T04:00:00ZWashington Post
CIC Report Reviews States' Tuition-Free College Programshttps://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2020/09/01/cic-report-reviews-states-tuition-free-college-programs, https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2020/09/01/cic-report-reviews-states-tuition-free-college-programs2020-09-01T04:00:00ZInside Higher Ed
President Speaks: Course-Sharing Can Help Small Colleges Weather the Pandemichttps://www.educationdive.com/news/president-speaks-course-sharing-can-help-small-colleges-weather-the-pandem/580999/, https://www.educationdive.com/news/president-speaks-course-sharing-can-help-small-colleges-weather-the-pandem/580999/2020-07-02T04:00:00ZEducation Dive
This College Is Tiny and Isolated. for Some Students during the Pandemic, That Sounds Perfect.https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2020/06/28/sweet-briar-college-fall-coronavirus/, https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2020/06/28/sweet-briar-college-fall-coronavirus/2020-06-28T04:00:00ZWashington Post
Online or in Person, No Easy Course for Colleges in the Fallhttps://ctmirror.org/2020/05/18/online-or-in-person-no-easy-course-for-colleges-in-the-fall/, https://ctmirror.org/2020/05/18/online-or-in-person-no-easy-course-for-colleges-in-the-fall/2020-05-18T04:00:00ZConnecticut Mirror
Assessing the Impacthttps://www.businessofficermagazine.org/features/assessing-the-impact/, https://www.businessofficermagazine.org/features/assessing-the-impact/2020-05-07T04:00:00ZBusiness Officer Magazine
‘Just No Comparison’ for Pandemic’s Financial Shockhttps://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/04/27/colleges-rev-cuts-pandemic-related-costs-keep-mounting, https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/04/27/colleges-rev-cuts-pandemic-related-costs-keep-mounting2020-04-27T04:00:00ZInside Higher Ed
Predicting and Communicating Bad Financial Newshttps://www.insidehighered.com/views/2020/04/17/three-questions-consider-more-colleges-worry-about-whether-theyll-financially, https://www.insidehighered.com/views/2020/04/17/three-questions-consider-more-colleges-worry-about-whether-theyll-financially2020-04-17T04:00:00ZInside Higher Ed
After Coronavirus, Colleges Worry: Will Students Come Back?https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/15/us/coronavirus-colleges-universities-admissions.html, https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/15/us/coronavirus-colleges-universities-admissions.html2020-04-15T04:00:00ZNew York Times
Colleges With Empty Campuses Face an Uncertain Financial Futurehttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-08/colleges-with-empty-campuses-face-an-uncertain-financial-future, https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-08/colleges-with-empty-campuses-face-an-uncertain-financial-future2020-04-08T04:00:00ZBloomberg Businessweek
The Pandemic Is Already Hitting Sectors Unevenly, Never Mind the Hitches in Federal Reliefhttps://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Pandemic-Is-Already/248454, https://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Pandemic-Is-Already/2484542020-04-08T04:00:00ZChronicle of Higher Education
This Time Of Adversity Calls For A New Approach To Meeting Demand In Online Educationhttps://www.forbes.com/sites/tomlindsay/2020/04/06/this-time-of-adversity-calls-for-a-new-approach-to-meeting-demand-in-online-education/, https://www.forbes.com/sites/tomlindsay/2020/04/06/this-time-of-adversity-calls-for-a-new-approach-to-meeting-demand-in-online-education/2020-04-06T04:00:00ZForbes
US Colleges Face ‘Serious Jeopardy’ in Recruitment Struggleshttps://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/us-colleges-face-serious-jeopardy-recruitment-struggles, https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/us-colleges-face-serious-jeopardy-recruitment-struggles2020-03-31T04:00:00ZTimes Higher Education
The Networked University in a Pandemic -- and Beyondhttps://www.insidehighered.com/views/2020/03/24/networked-relationships-can-help-colleges-through-pandemic-and-beyond-opinion, https://www.insidehighered.com/views/2020/03/24/networked-relationships-can-help-colleges-through-pandemic-and-beyond-opinion2020-03-24T04:00:00ZInside Higher Ed
Coronavirus Silver Lining: Easier To Get Into Many Top Collegeshttps://www.forbes.com/sites/schifrin/2020/03/22/coronavirus-silver-lining-easier-to-get-into-many-top-colleges/#5e9cc0593048, https://www.forbes.com/sites/schifrin/2020/03/22/coronavirus-silver-lining-easier-to-get-into-many-top-colleges/#5e9cc05930482020-03-22T04:00:00ZForbes
As Human as Possiblehttps://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/03/16/suddenly-trying-teach-humanities-courses-online, https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/03/16/suddenly-trying-teach-humanities-courses-online2020-03-16T04:00:00ZInside Higher Ed

 

 

Richard Ekman, President of the Council of Independent Collegeshttps://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-9tacx-f26a7c, https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-9tacx-f26a7c2020-11-16T05:00:00ZLeaders on Leadership
What Is The Return On Investment From A Liberal Arts Education?https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelpoliakoff/2020/10/22/what-is-the-return-on-investment-from-a-liberal-arts-education/, https://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelpoliakoff/2020/10/22/what-is-the-return-on-investment-from-a-liberal-arts-education/2020-10-22T04:00:00ZForbes
The Shift Online Has Colleges Looking to Share Courseshttps://www.educationdive.com/news/the-shift-online-has-colleges-looking-to-share-courses/586346/, https://www.educationdive.com/news/the-shift-online-has-colleges-looking-to-share-courses/586346/2020-10-02T04:00:00ZEducation Dive
Conn College Launches Website of Urban Renewal History in New Londonhttps://ctexaminer.com/2020/09/26/conn-college-launches-website-of-urban-renewal-history-in-new-london/, https://ctexaminer.com/2020/09/26/conn-college-launches-website-of-urban-renewal-history-in-new-london/2020-09-26T04:00:00ZCT Examiner
Identifying Enrollment Opportunities in Unusual Timeshttps://www.gotostage.com/channel/f06a0f477e7c472d80590d5f7a1f9853/recording/5ddce9a170384cb6b2525e682b381686/watch, https://www.gotostage.com/channel/f06a0f477e7c472d80590d5f7a1f9853/recording/5ddce9a170384cb6b2525e682b381686/watch2020-09-24T04:00:00ZCIC and Acadeum
The Fall Opening of Colleges: Upheaval, Pandemic Weirdness and a Fragile Stabilityhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/the-fall-opening-of-colleges-upheaval-pandemic-weirdness-and-a-fragile-stability/2020/09/20/03ab1f6e-f839-11ea-be57-d00bb9bc632d_story.html, https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/the-fall-opening-of-colleges-upheaval-pandemic-weirdness-and-a-fragile-stability/2020/09/20/03ab1f6e-f839-11ea-be57-d00bb9bc632d_story.html2020-09-20T04:00:00ZWashington Post
CIC Report Reviews States' Tuition-Free College Programshttps://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2020/09/01/cic-report-reviews-states-tuition-free-college-programs, https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2020/09/01/cic-report-reviews-states-tuition-free-college-programs2020-09-01T04:00:00ZInside Higher Ed
Courageous Texts, Courageous Teachinghttps://www.gotostage.com/channel/b676af93bf17403c9e5a9ae4545064d9/recording/6c495bbc86e140c4ae3725cd11bc5171/watch?source=CHANNEL, https://www.gotostage.com/channel/b676af93bf17403c9e5a9ae4545064d9/recording/6c495bbc86e140c4ae3725cd11bc5171/watch?source=CHANNEL2020-07-28T04:00:00ZPanelists: Teresa Grettano, The University of Scranton; Esteban Loustaunau, Assumption University; and Jason Stevens, Cornerstone University
Avoiding Melt and Enrollment Short-Falls in the COVID-19 Erahttps://pages.eab.com/CIC-Avoiding-Melt-OnDemand.html, https://pages.eab.com/CIC-Avoiding-Melt-OnDemand.html2020-07-23T04:00:00ZCIC and EAB
Prepare Your Team and Your Campus: Planning for Emergency and Pandemic Responsehttps://www.gotostage.com/channel/f06a0f477e7c472d80590d5f7a1f9853/recording/d0fa49fd0e2e4dce89c46c0cdd40adec/watch, https://www.gotostage.com/channel/f06a0f477e7c472d80590d5f7a1f9853/recording/d0fa49fd0e2e4dce89c46c0cdd40adec/watch2020-07-16T04:00:00ZCouncil of Indpendent Colleges
Fighting the Good Fight: Social Justice, Activism, and Vocationhttps://www.gotostage.com/channel/b676af93bf17403c9e5a9ae4545064d9/recording/dc90ea861cf64d3c828776a53db32b22/watch?source=CHANNEL, https://www.gotostage.com/channel/b676af93bf17403c9e5a9ae4545064d9/recording/dc90ea861cf64d3c828776a53db32b22/watch?source=CHANNEL2020-07-14T04:00:00ZPanelists: Chris Arguedas, Occidental College; LaShonda Gurley, Bluffton University; Kevin Lavender, Jr., Cornerstone University; and Jason Mahn, Augustana College (IL)
President Speaks: Course-Sharing Can Help Small Colleges Weather the Pandemichttps://www.educationdive.com/news/president-speaks-course-sharing-can-help-small-colleges-weather-the-pandem/580999/, https://www.educationdive.com/news/president-speaks-course-sharing-can-help-small-colleges-weather-the-pandem/580999/2020-07-02T04:00:00ZEducation Dive
Shared Governance under Pressuremailto:mfriedman@cic.nche.edu?subject=Shared Governance under Pressure, mailto:mfriedman@cic.nche.edu?subject=Shared Governance under Pressure2020-07-02T04:00:00ZNote: Access to this recording is limited to CIC member presidents. Click the link to request access.
This College Is Tiny and Isolated. for Some Students during the Pandemic, That Sounds Perfect.https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2020/06/28/sweet-briar-college-fall-coronavirus/, https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2020/06/28/sweet-briar-college-fall-coronavirus/2020-06-28T04:00:00ZWashington Post
The President and the Board: Decision Making during Times of Crisismailto:mfriedman@cic.nche.edu?subject=Shared Governance under Pressure, mailto:mfriedman@cic.nche.edu?subject=Shared Governance under Pressure2020-06-25T04:00:00ZNote: Access to this recording is limited to CIC member presidents. Click the link to request access.
Fall 2020 Preparation: Online Course Sharing Applications to Retain More Students and Optimize the Curriculumhttps://vimeo.com/432391239/5e3edebb61, https://vimeo.com/432391239/5e3edebb612020-06-23T04:00:00ZCIC and Acadeum
Theological Responses to the Pandemichttps://www.gotostage.com/channel/b676af93bf17403c9e5a9ae4545064d9/recording/eb3efc58410d450892141c9931fd258f/watch?source=CHANNEL, https://www.gotostage.com/channel/b676af93bf17403c9e5a9ae4545064d9/recording/eb3efc58410d450892141c9931fd258f/watch?source=CHANNEL2020-06-17T04:00:00ZPanelists: Younus Y. Mirza, Shenandoah University; Rachel Mikva, Chicago Theological Seminary; Deanna Thompson, St. Olaf College; and Paul Wadell, St. Norbert College
Supporting Student Mental Health in the COVID-19 Era and Beyondhttps://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/7483808709488573442, https://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/74838087094885734422020-05-28T04:00:00ZCouncil of Independent Colleges
Healthy Fundraising during a Pandemic: Keeping Donor Engagement Strong and Activehttps://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/5606498157974584839, https://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/56064981579745848392020-05-19T04:00:00ZCouncil of Independent Colleges
Online or in Person, No Easy Course for Colleges in the Fallhttps://ctmirror.org/2020/05/18/online-or-in-person-no-easy-course-for-colleges-in-the-fall/, https://ctmirror.org/2020/05/18/online-or-in-person-no-easy-course-for-colleges-in-the-fall/2020-05-18T04:00:00ZConnecticut Mirror