ACE and the TIAA Institute will host a webinar on Sept. 28 at 1:00 pm EDT with college and university presidents and higher education scholars to learn about their perspectives on and reactions to the key findings of the American College President Study 2017 (ACPS). Adrianna Kezar, Professor and Co-Director of the Pullias Center, will be one of the speakers. Register now!
Tierney and the Center explain DACA and discuss the implications affecting undocumented students, colleges and universities with the elimination of DACA.
Our Center and Bringing Theory to Practice are sponsoring another Dialogue on Campus as Sanctuary event this Sept. 14, 2017. It will be at WPH 403 from Noon-2PM.
Co-Directors Tierney & Kezar, together with the Center’s faculty, researchers, and staff issue a plea to congress to enact legislation that will protect DACA students. Letters were sent to CA congress as well as nationwide attorney generals and key congressional members. See the letter.
Kezar and Holcombe worked with the CSU System from the beginning of the three-year project to study its impact, using a mixed-methods case study approach.
The forum will discuss innovative practices that have the most promise to improve affordability and access to those most in need of the value higher education can provide. The event will be on September 26, 2017 from 3:00-7:00PM at the University Club. RSVP required.
The purpose of the award is to honor individual faculty members for helping to build a supportive academic environment through faculty-to-student mentoring and faculty-to-faculty mentoring.