Press Releases




CIC Member Presidents Visit Mexico for First Joint Summit2017-03-21T04:00:00Z
David Cunningham Named New Director of CIC's NetVUE Program2017-03-13T04:00:00ZCIC announced that David S. Cunningham, professor of religion and director of the CrossRoads Project at Hope College, Holland, Michigan, will become director of CIC’s Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE) program.
CIC Announces Appointment of Vice President for Communications2017-02-01T05:00:00ZCIC announced that Lynn Donham has joined the CIC staff as Vice President for Communications. Donham comes to CIC from the Association of Governing Boards for Universities and Colleges, where she served as vice president for marketing and communications.
CIC Awards $1.5 Million in UPS Scholarships2016-07-24T04:00:00ZThe Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) has distributed grants of $1.5 million in “UPS Scholarships” for first-generation or low-income students who attend private colleges and universities across the nation.
New CIC Report Explores Faculty Roles and Composition, Offers Recommendations to Address Discrepancies2016-07-06T04:00:00ZThe report describes a changing academic workforce and details how faculty composition and responsibilities vary by institutional type, program type, and academic discipline.
CIC Announces Appointment of Vice President for Development2016-04-12T04:00:00Z
CIC Announces Appointment of Vice President for State Fund Programs2016-03-16T04:00:00Z
CIC Presidents Present 2016 Awards during Annual Conference2016-01-14T05:00:00Z
CIC Presents 2015 Academic Leadership Awards2015-11-08T05:00:00Z
New CIC Report Demonstrates Cost-Effectiveness of Private Colleges in Educating Undergraduates2015-10-19T04:00:00Z
New Consortium To Benefit 42 Independent Colleges and Universities2015-06-26T04:00:00Z
New CIC Report Demonstrates Effectiveness of Independent Colleges in Educating First-Generation, Low-Income Students2015-04-22T04:00:00Z
CIC Presents 2014 Chief Academic Officer Award2014-11-12T05:00:00Z
New CIC Report Documents Superior Performance of Independent Colleges in Preparing Students for STEM Careers2014-03-18T04:00:00Z
CIC Announces $5.5 Million Grant from Lilly Endowment to Support Vocational Exploration in Independent Colleges2014-01-22T05:00:00Z
CIC Releases Report, Launches Website Revealing Best Practices for Ensuring Academic Success of First-Generation College Students2013-10-24T04:00:00Z
CIC Awards $1.5 Million in UPS Scholarships2013-07-30T04:00:00Z
Statement from CIC President Richard Ekman on the Report of the Commission2013-06-19T04:00:00Z
CIC Announces Thomas Kepple as New Director of Leadership Development Programs2013-05-09T04:00:00Z
CIC Announces Appointment of Kathy Whatley as Vice President for Programs2013-01-23T05:00:00Z
CIC Releases New Research Countering Myths and Providing Facts About Student Debt2012-09-12T04:00:00Z
CIC Announces American Academic Leadership Institute Grant for Leadership Development Programs2012-08-01T04:00:00Z
Mellon Foundation Grant to Support CIC Faculty Development Programs2012-08-01T04:00:00Z
CIC Renews $5,000 Waterbury Scholarships for Two Students2012-07-25T04:00:00Z
UPS Foundation Grant to Support CIC Programs for Underserved Students2012-07-24T04:00:00Z

Note: Only select press releases prior to October 2010 are available.