Reimagining Gen Ed: Creating Momentum, Collaboration, and Innovation at IGEA

Discover how IGEA can help you and your colleagues overcome the unique challenges you face on your campus.

March 21, 2023

Are you and your campus colleagues rethinking your approach to general education or seeking to revamp the undergraduate experience for your students? Are you looking for effective ways to incorporate high-impact practices and authentic forms of assessment into your existing gen ed design? Do you want to catalyze change on your campus through meaningful collaboration and innovation?

Watch on-demand to discover how the AAC&U Institute on General Education and Assessment (IGEA) can help you and your colleagues overcome the unique challenges you face on your campus. Learn how IGEA can help create and sustain momentum for reform.

IGEA alums shared their experiences and discussed how their participation helped them transform general education at their institutions. In addition, a current IGEA faculty member explained how to leverage your institute participation to effect real change for your students and your faculty. The panelists also offered advice on preparing a successful application to IGEA, building the right team, and making the most of the resources and expertise available at the institute.


  • Steve Rodenborn

    Steven M. Rodenborn

    Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies, Salve Regina University
  • Elizabeth Fitzgibbon

    Elizabeth Fitzgibbon

    Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences, Salve Regina University
  • Paige Eager

    Paige Eager

    Dean of Faculty and Professor of Political Science and Global Studies, Hood College
  • Elaine Marchello

    Elaine V. Marchello

    Assistant Director of Assessment, University of Arizona
  • Bethany Miller

    Bethany Miller

    Director of Institutional Research and Assessment, Macalester College, and IGEA Faculty Member


  • Kate Drezek McConnell

    Vice President for Curricular and Pedagogical Innovation and Executive Director of VALUE