August 2015 AAC&U News

August 2015 AAC&U News

This issue of AAC&U News features general education and high-impact practices at Northern Illinois University, new data on student transfer, and the latest news about AAC&U meetings, projects, and publications. Watch for our next issue of AAC&U News in September.

Global Learning in College 2015

NETWORK FOR ACADEMIC RENEWAL Working Conference

October 8-10, 2015 | Fort Lauderdale, Florida | Register by September 1 for best rates!

Liberal Education, Winter/Spring 2015

Liberal Education, Winter/Spring 2015

The LEAP Challenge:  We should prepare all students to do "Signature Work"—an applied learning project—on a significant problem or topic because "the knowledge and skills developed through a broad and multidimensional liberal education come to fullest fruition when they are put to active use—intentionally, ethically, and reflectively." –Carol Geary Schneider

New Release on Transformed General Education

New Release on Transformed General Education

Learn about the "how" and "why" of a re-envisioning of general education based on the GEMs principles and AAC&U's new LEAP Challenge.

AAC&U Releases New Campus Tools for Advancing Equity and Inclusive Excellence

AAC&U Releases New Campus Tools for Advancing Equity and Inclusive Excellence

See new resources for campus dialogue and action from AAC&U produced as part of its Centennial Year exploration of equity and inclusive excellence.

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What's New

In Inside Higher Ed’s recent article about AAC&U’s work in the LEAP initiative to advance a vision of quality and to bring together the national... more