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ACE's membership also elected Barbara R. Snyder, president of Case Western Reserve University, as vice chair; and R. Barbara Gitenstein, president of The College of New Jersey, secretary.
The ACE Board of Directors will work with the executive search firm Spencer Stuart to conduct a national search for the Council’s 13th president, in a process that begins immediately.
The late Earl H. Potter III, former president of St. Cloud State University, was awarded today with the 2017 Council of Fellows/Fidelity Investments Mentor Award during the opening plenary of ACE2017, ACE's 99th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.
More than 560 college and university presidents sent a letter March 16 to President Trump in support of the “Dreamers,” a group of undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as children.
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March 23, 2017
The Chronicle of Higher Education looks at the start of Betsy DeVos’s tenure as education secretary, specifically focusing on her initial efforts to roll back some protections of students and borrowers. The Washington Post reports on a new Google...
Budget and Appropriations
March 17, 2017
While the "skinny budget" does not contain detailed information on all programs, what was identified would represent the largest cuts to student aid and research funding proposed in decades.
March 08, 2017
President Trump signed a new executive order March 6 outlining his revised immigration travel ban, which aims to address the range of legal issues with the original order signed on Jan. 27.
March 06, 2017
In response to the Trump administration’s second executive oder on immigration, an effort to clarify the first executive order on issued on Jan. 27.
ACE President Molly Corbett Broad says that while a step in the right direction, the order still creates a climate where it is hard to view the United States as a welcoming place for study and research.
Law and the Courts
The National Association of College and University Attorneys, in cooperation with ACE, will hold a continuing legal education workshop March 29-31 in Seattle to look at issues connected to higher education discrimination law.
Diversity in Leadership
February 27, 2017
Mid-level administrators (typically department chairs, directors and assistant/associate deans) from diverse backgrounds can now register for the two-day program on April 24-25 in Dallas.
February 17, 2017
Aspiring and senior women leaders have opportunities to hone their leadership skills through ACE programs in the coming year.
February 13, 2017
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.
February 08, 2017
The workshop, scheduled for March 1-2, will help prepare department chairs for their roles as academic leaders in their programs and institutional leaders contributing to the larger mission of their colleges or universities.
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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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