As soon as new students step on their college campuses for the first time, they already face roadblocks to graduation. Maybe they don’t know how to apply for financial aid, they can’t decipher bloated academic pathways or sprawling general education requirements, or they feel overwhelmed by... Read More
Campus Models and Case Studies
Even before it became an institution, the University of North Georgia (UNG) had LEAP in its DNA.
North Georgia College & State University (NGCSU) and Gainesville State College (GSC)—which consolidated in 2013 to form the five campuses of UNG—both had institutional commitments to AAC... Read More
In recent decades, the strain of ever-increasing faculty workload has been the source of much angst among college and university professors. Faculty responsibilities have greatly expanded to include a wide range of tasks. “We started a list of all the things faculty are expected to do now that... Read More
At many colleges and universities, the introduction of a new assessment project is met with something less than enthusiasm by faculty. At St. Cloud State University in Minnesota, however, university involvement in the Multi-State Collaborative to Advance Learning Outcomes Assessment (MSC)—a... Read More
The California Faculty Collaborative is a faculty-driven community of practice committed to finding ways to create equity-minded curricular, pedagogical, and assessment practices that are relevant, intentional, authentic, coherent, and transparent, while still maintaining space for diverse and... Read More
The goal of the LEAP IN Faculty Collaboratives network is to create and support connections among diverse faculty from across all Indiana institutions who are passionate about teaching and the exploration of pedagogy. The Hub will cultivate faculty innovation and leadership aligned with a range... Read More
The Utah Faculty Collaborative website offers a one-stop resource for faculty information on a wide range of teaching and learning initiatives underway in our state and around the nation.
The Faculty Collaborative team will provide in-person workshops at different locations in Utah over... Read More
This is the e-portfolio home of a large faculty-centered professional development project. The project is sponsored by AAC&U, with support from Lumina Foundation.Read More
Colleges and universities often have some form of first-year orientation to help both students and faculty become acquainted with the institution and learn about basic logistical procedures and key offices on campus. Many institutions are now expanding on new students’ orientation through first-... Read More