Membership to AASCU’s Thought Leader Council is open to select Diamond- and Platinum-Level Strategic Partners by invitation. The council is a working group comprised of industry leaders whose subject matter expertise and innovative solutions, especially in the areas of institutional transformation and equitable student success, will play a crucial role in public higher education’s future. Participating partners consult with AASCU leadership in an advisory capacity and collaborate with AASCU as event and conference panelists or moderators, on podcasts and other media, and on select white papers, toolkits, and webinars.
Current council members include:
In keeping with AASCU’s commitment to help its members stay abreast of trends in higher education, AASCU looks to its corporate partners to provide subject matter expertise and thought leadership on an array of issues. To this end, AASCU will often collaborate with companies on research, public policy, and member service initiatives that are of value to its members. See below for a list of publications and articles in which AASCU and its partners have offered useful insights on important topics in higher education.
The New Normal: Higher Education in a Post-COVID-19 WorldDownload report
Perspectives on New Business Models for Public Higher EducationDownload report
Integrating Voter Registration Across Campus Information TechnologyRead article
Supporting Faculty Careers and Development During COVID-19 and BeyondRead article
The Pandemic Ripple EffectDownload report
The Pandemic Ripple Effect: What the Data Say About Long-Term Disruption and How to Take Action Now Play webinar
How to Reverse Pandemic Impacts on Student Persistence Play Podcast
Benchmarking the Murky MiddleDownload report
Online Learning at Public UniversitiesDownload report