June/July AAC&U News

June/July AAC&U News

This issue of AAC&U News features an innovative approach to ensuring cross-cultural engagement, as well as new data on the lasting impact of international experiences on traditionally underserved students, and the latest news about AAC&U meetings, projects, and publications. Watch for the next issue of AAC&U News in August.

Liberal Education, Spring 2016

New Issue of Liberal Education on Fostering Creativity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

At its best, a contemporary liberal education helps form students as creative, innovative, entrepreneurial thinkers who are prepared to face the challenges of participation in a global economy and citizenship in a diverse democracy. This issue provides models for how to foster this essential learning outcome.  

Network for Academic Renewal Working Conference

Network for Academic Renewal Working Conference

November 3–5, 2016 | Boston, Massachusetts | Register Today!
AAC&U and Project Kaleidoscope invite you to join with colleagues to share and examine evidence-based models, practices, and strategies to provide high-quality undergraduate STEM teaching and learning and increase the number of students majoring, completing baccalaureate degrees, and pursuing careers in STEM fields.

Global Learning and the College Curriculum: Nurturing Student Efficacy in a Global World

Network for Academic Renewal Working Conference

October 6-8, 2016 | Denver, Colorado | Register Today!
Global Learning and the College Curriculum: Nurturing Student Efficacy in a Global World will examine and discuss how institutions are integrating and assessing global learning across the curriculum.

2017 AAC&U Annual Meeting: Call for Proposals Due July 22, 2016

2017 AAC&U Annual Meeting

AAC&U invites proposals for our 2017 Annual Meeting. Proposals can be submitted online through July 22, 2016. Complete information about submitting proposals is available online.

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What's New

Carol Geary Schneider Becomes President Emerita, Issues Message to AAC&U Community

After eighteen years as president of AAC&U, Carol Geary Schneider becomes president emerita on July 1. In a message to the AAC&U community, she extends thanks to colleagues across AAC&U’s member institutions,... more

AAC&U Research Analyst Rebecca Dolinsky Writes about LGBTQ Student Success in Diverse

In a recent article for Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, AAC&U Research Analyst and Program Manager Rebecca Dolinsky writes about the need for “campus cultures built on safety and support” for LGBTQ students in the wake of the recent tragedy at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando.... more