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The American College President Study 2017 is the eighth edition of the leading and most comprehensive study of presidents from all types of higher education institutions, public and private, two- and four-year.
For five decades, the ACE Fellows Program has strengthened institutions in American higher education by identifying and preparing nearly 1,900 faculty, staff and administrators for senior positions in college and university leadership.
According to the latest edition of the report, internationalization is continuing to gain traction among U.S. colleges and universities, with nearly three-quarters of institutions reporting that it has accelerated on their campuses in recent years.
In a letter to Senate leaders, ACE and 18 other higher education associations raised serious concerns about the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, the Senate bill to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act.
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June 28, 2017
Aspiring and seasoned chief academic officers (CAOs) have two opportunities to hone their leadership skills through upcoming ACE programs this fall.
Inside Higher Ed reports on concerns raised by ACE and 18 other higher education associations about the Senate Republican health care bill. The Chronicle of Higher Education releases its annual survey of executive compensation at public colleges.
Law and the Courts
The Supreme Court has kept in place a significant portion of the injunctions which have prevented enforcement of President Trump’s so-called travel ban. But justices also agreed to take up the two federal appeals court rulings issued earlier this...
Budget and Appropriations
June 26, 2017
National Institutes of Health Director Francis S. Collins testified June 22 before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies on his agency’s FY 2018 budget, which the White House is...
June 16, 2017
ACE responds to the Trump administration's announcement to continue the Obama-era program designed to protect so-called Dreamers, undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as young children.
June 14, 2017
ACE's letter to HHS Secretary Tom Price and Mick Mulvaney, director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, expresses strong opposition to the Trump administration’s proposed $7.2 billion spending cut for NIH in FY 2018.
Higher Education Act
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has announced the department's intention to establish rulemaking committees on borrower defense to repayment and gainful employment regulations.
June 07, 2017
Senior level higher education administrators who are planning to seek a college presidency within the next two years should consider applying for ACE’s Advancing to the Presidency workshop on successful presidential search and transition.
ACE and 34 other higher education associations wrote to the leaders of the House and Senate budget and appropriations committees, asking them to maintain Congress’s “historic commitment” to financial aid and research in FY 2018.
June 05, 2017
The application is now open for a new ACE Leadership program, Advancing to the Chief Academic Office, designed specifically for mid-career administrators who will be seeking a CAO position within the next two years.
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Mapping Internationalization on U.S. Campuses: 2017 Edition
Instructional Quality, Student Outcomes, and Institutional Finances
ACE's blog covers what is most relevant to higher education today and how these issues play out in the public sphere.
Our flagship magazine is written for and by college and university presidents and chancellors.
President to President is Molly Corbett Broad's weekly email newsletter to ACE members.
Building on our previous two Collaborative meetings, both of which focused on curriculum internationalization, we will explore the potential for using the co-curriculum to advance iternational learning.
Unpacking Relationships: Instruction and Student Outcomes was authored by Natasha A. Jankowski, the director of the National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment.
This 2-day workshop focuses on the chair, not only as a unit leader, but also as an academic leader in service to the institution and its mission.
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