• 2012 Academic Affairs Summer Meeting Presentations

    Thursday, July 26

    8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    Red Balloon Meeting at Cisco Office

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    4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Opening Plenary: Changing Demographics Changes Higher Education

    Presenter: Mildred García, President, California State University, Fullerton
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    Friday, July 27

    8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
    Plenary: The Data Intensive University

    Presenter: George Siemens, Associate Director of the Technology Enhanced Knowledge Research Institute, Athabasca University
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    10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
    Rio PACE: Identifying and Intervening with students at Risk of Failure

    Presenter: Shannon Corona, Physical Science Faculty Chair, Rio Salado College (Ariz.)
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    10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
    Course Signals: Identifying students at Risk of Underperforming

    Presenter: William Graves, Senior Vice President for Academic Strategy, Ellucian
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    2 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Academic Restructuring at UNC Greensboro

    Presenter: David H. Perrin, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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    2 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Building a More Internationalized and Entrepreneurial Campus through Partnerships with For-Profit Pathway Providers

    Presenters: Dean R. Kahler, Executive Director of Navitas and Barbara Burch, Provost and Vice President (Emeritus), Western Kentucky University
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    3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
    A Campus Internationalization: From Planning to Performance

    Presenters: Patricia Donat, Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dlynn Armstrong-Williams, Department Head, Political Science and International Affairs, North Georgia College and State University
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    3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
    Course Redesign: Three Solutions and Results

    Presenter: Allen Gathman, Associate Dean for Online Learning, Southeast Missouri State University
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    3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
    Developing and Implementing a Statewide College Completion Academy

    Presenters: Donna Dillingham-Evans, Academic Vice President, Dixie State College (Utah); Elizabeth J. Hitch, Associate Commissioner for Academic Affairs and Andrew Stone, Special Assistant to the Commissioner, Utah System of Higher Education
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    3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
    Undergraduate Student Success: Using Data to Drive Decision Making

    Presenters: Earl J. Seaver, Deputy Provost and Anne Birberick, Vice Provost, Northern Illinois University
    Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
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    Saturday, July 28

    9 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
    Mini-Plenary: Transforming our Campuses—Framing the Conversation

    Facilitator: George L. Mehaffy, Vice President for Academic Leadership and Change, AASCU
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    10:45 a.m. – Noon
    Analysis and Planning for Efficient Use of Classroom Space

    Presenters: William A. Ivy, Associate Vice President, Enrollment Management and Student Success and Lynette Olson, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, Pittsburg State University (Kan.)
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    10:45 a.m. – Noon
    TeachingWorks: Professionalizing Teacher Training

    Presenter: Deborah Loewenberg Ball, Founder and Director of TeachingWorks and Dean of the University of Michigan School of Education
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    10:45 a.m. – Noon
    Two Approaches to Assessing Program Viability Using “Academic Scorecards”

    Presenters: Ronald Nowaczyk, Provost and Academic Vice President, Clarion University (Pa.) and Linda Lamwers, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, West Chester University (Pa.)
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    10:45 a.m. – Noon
    Rethinking Global Education: A Constant Invitation to Innovation

    Facilitators: Peter R. Stearns, Provost, George Mason University (Va.) and Joan Elias Gore, Senior Consultant, Foundation for International Education (FIE)
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    10:45 a.m. – Noon
    Best Practices for Increasing Opportunities, Access and Success for Underrepresented Student Populations on AASCU Campuses

    Presenters: Ivan Banks, Provost, Cheyney University of Pennsylvania; Ivelaw Griffith, Provost and Senior Vice President, City University of New York, York College and Vilas Prabhu, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Millersville University of Pennsylvania
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    10:45 a.m. – Noon
    TICE—Part Deux: Lessons Learned from a System-Wide Course Development Project

    Presenter: Chuck Wight, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Utah
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    12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
    Innovation Center: Promoting Faculty Development and Technology Transfer

    Moderator: Richard Dunfee, Executive Director, Grants Resource Center, AASCU
    Presenter: William Brah, Assistant Vice Provost for Research and Executive Director, Venture Development Center, University of Massachusetts Boston

    Panelists: Kathryn Cruz-Uribe, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, California State University Monterey Bay and Raymond Alden, Executive Vice President and Provost, Northern Illinois University

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    12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
    An Introduction to the Degree Qualifications Profile: How it is Designed to Work and an overview of Lumina’s Testing of the DQP

    Moderator: John Hammang, Director of Special Projects, AASCU
    Presenters: Jillian Kinzie, Case Study Manager and Pat Hutchings, Senior Scholar, National Institute for Learning Outcomes and Assessment (NILOA); Terrel Rhodes, Vice President for Quality, Curriculum & Assessment, Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U); and Ralph Wolf, President and Executive Director, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

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    2 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    A Leveraging Innovation and Interdisciplinary Collaboration for Successful Community Engagement

    Presenters: Jeanne Daboval, Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs and Janet Woolman, Executive Director, Research Services and SEED Center, McNeese State University (La.)
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    2 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Developing a Four-Year Model of Student Engagement: Collaboration Between Academic and Student Affairs
    Presenters: Beth Barnett, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs; Eric Daffron, Vice Provost; Chris Romano, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management; and Pat Chang, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs, Ramapo College of New Jersey
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    2 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Applying Advanced Data Analytics to Retention and Student Success

    Presenters: Tuesdi Helbig, Director of Institutional Research and Doug McElroy, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Western Kentucky University
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    2 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Math and Politics: The Origins of a Successful Math Emporium Redesign

    Presenter: Glen H. Cope, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Missouri-St. Louis
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    2 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Student Learning Outcomes: Making the Case for Learning and Accountability in Higher Education

    Presenter: David Starrett, Dean, Academic Information Services, Southeast Missouri State University
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    3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
    Global Challenges National Blended learning Course

    Presenters: Shala Mills, Chair and Professor of Political Science and National Coordinator, Global Challenges Course, Fort Hays State University (Kan.); Martin S. Shapiro, Professor of Psychology and Global Challenges Scholar, California State University, Fresno; Jen Domagal-Goldman, National Manager, American Democracy Project, AASCU; and Peter Lynch, Editorial Manager, Sourcebooks
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    3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
    The Continuous Improvement Report: Linking Assessment and Funding

    Presenters: Jon Young, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Marion Gillis-Olion, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Fayetteville State University (N.C.)
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    3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
    Community Building in a Freshman learning Community Program: A Strategy to Enhance Student Learning
    Presenters: Susan Sciame-Giesecke, Executive Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs and Kathy Parkison, Associate Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, Indiana University Kokomo

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    Sciame Parkison - S121 Syllabus 2002.doc
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