Drs. Zoe Corwin and William G. Tierney in the Pullias Center for Higher Education have been awarded a $300,000 grant from ECMC Foundation to address how digital tools can significantly impact service provision during the high stakes transition away from remedial education in the California State University system.
From Nov. 13-19, visit the National College Access Network (NCAN) website to seamlessly share your story with members of Congress via a letter, Twitter, or Facebook. They’ve provided sample text and tweets for students and professionals.
Join the faculty, researchers, and doctoral students of the Pullias Center for Higher Education presenting at the annual conference of the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) this Fall. The meeting will take place from Thursday, November 9 to Saturday, November 11 in Houston, TX.
Congratulations to Kezar for winning the Research Achievement Award and to Julie R. Posselt for winning the Promising Scholar/Early Career Award. The Awards Reception and Champagne Toast is on November 10, 2017 in Houston Marriott Marquis.
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.
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.