AAC&U News, June/July 2015

June/July AAC&U News

This issue of AAC&U News features social entrepreneurship across the University of North Carolina system, changes in civic engagement over time, and the latest news about AAC&U meetings, projects, and publications. Watch for our next issue of AAC&U News in August.

AAC&U's 2016 Annual Meeting

AAC&U's 2016 Annual Meeting

AAC&U invites proposals for our 2016 Annual Meeting. Proposals can be submitted online through July 17, 2015. Complete information about submitting proposals is available online.  

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.

New Publication from GEMs Project Features New Principles for Proficiency-Based, Integrative General Education Redesign

New Publication from GEMs Project Features New Principles for Proficiency-Based, Integrative General Education Redesign

This publication provides clear principles and guidelines to ensure that general education fosters the LEAP Essential Learning Outcomes and key proficiencies important for long-term success and flourishing. Maps approach to meeting The LEAP Challenge

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What's New

The Massachusetts Department of Higher Education, in collaboration with AAC&U, is putting together a team of interdisciplinary faculty and academic professionals to develop a national Civic Learning rubric to complement the Civic Engagement VALUE rubric.  If you would like to volunteer to... more

AAC&U announced that eight LEAP Challenge institutions will work together on an initial project designed to advance the goals of... more