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  • Institutional Capacity

    November 7, 2016

    Department Chairs

    Register Now for Upcoming ACE Leadership Academy for Department Chairs Workshops

    ​Department chairs, division heads, program directors and unit leaders can now register for one of the four upcoming workshops. The first is scheduled for Jan. 11-12 in San Deigo.

  • Institutional Capacity

    November 2, 2016


    ACE Institute for New Presidents Provides Invaluable Networking Opportunities

    ​The ACE Institute for New Presidents kicks off March 10-11, 2017 in Washington, DC. Presidents and chancellors from all institutional types are encouraged to apply.

  • Institutional Capacity

    October 24, 2016

    ACE Leadership

    Mark Your Calendars for 2017 ACE Leadership Programming

    ACE Leadership serves individuals and institutions that are eager to seize opportunity and embrace the complex challenges confronting higher education today. The 2017 slate of programs and events is now available.

  • Institutional Capacity

    October 19, 2016

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    ACE, USA Funds to Explore How Effective College Instruction Can Lead to Greater Student Success

    ACE and USA Funds today announced a groundbreaking collaboration to examine higher education instruction and assess the connections between quality teaching and student success.

  • Technology

    September 26, 2016


    Leveraging Size to Save Costs

    Smaller colleges and universities depend just as much on finance, human-resource, and student-information software as larger institutions do. To increase their buying power on information technology—along with legal services and other big-ticket...

  • Institutional Capacity

    August 1, 2016


    ACE CPRS' Research Informs Pressing Issues in Higher Education

    CPRS produces papers, briefs, blog posts, infographics and convenings that explore emergent practices with an emphasis on solutions for an evolving higher education landscape and changing American demographic.

  • Institutional Capacity

    July 11, 2016

    2015-16 ACE Fellows

    After a Year of Change, 2015-16 Class of ACE Fellows Gathers for Final Retreat

    ​For many members of the 2015-16 class of the ACE Fellows Program, the institutions they will be returning to this fall will look and feel drastically different than when they left.

  • Budgets and Endowments

    June 20, 2016

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    Best Practices: Funding “Free”

    Across all the many approaches to making community college free, there is one challenge in common: affording it. So the Community College of Philadelphia’s biggest surprise was that some in the local philanthropic community thought the college’s...

  • Innovative Practices

    June 20, 2016

    Colorful Wires Extending from an Electrical Socket

    Community Colleges: Creating the Future

    No higher education sector of such massive size is innovating so fast in so many directions as community colleges: Free tuition, zero state support, bachelor’s degrees, and direct training pipelines to the labor force are just a few of the...

  • Accessibility

    June 20, 2016

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    Expanding the Reach—and Definition—of Transfer

    With traditional-age college students now a shrinking minority, policymakers are relying on community colleges to boost transfer rates—including those of place-bound, low-income, and other nontraditional students. The solution? Start offering...