Conference Presentations

​A compilation of presentations from various meetings and events, which collectively explore a range of higher education topics.


 

 2014 Presidents Institute

 
  • Are You Million Dollar Ready? Factors Affecting Large Gifts to Higher Education
    • Brian W. Casey, President, DePauw University; Kris W. Kindelsperger, Senior Executive Consultant, Johnson, Grossnickle and Associates
  • Building Value: Linking Classroom to Career
  • Can the Liberal Arts Be Taught Effectively with Technology?
    • Edward L. Ayers, President, University of Richmond; Arthur F. Kirk, Jr., Presidet, Saint Leo University; Candace Thille, Assistant Professor of Education and Senior Research Fellow, Graduate School of Education, Stanford University; Robert Zemsky, Professor of Higher Education, University of Pennsylvania
  • Collaborative Approaches to Enhancing Access and Success for Underrepresented Students
    • David J. Fike, President, Marygrove College; David L. Parkyn, President, North Park University; A. Hope Williams, President, North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities
  • Community College Transfer Success
  • Compliance with Government Regulation: Counting the Burden and Containing the Cost
  • Considerations in Online Education: What to Do about MOOCs, Virtual Programs, and Regulatory Requirements
  • Cost, Value, and Prestige: Will Families Continue to Pay the Price of College?
  • Creating Pathways to Civic Engagement
    • Bobby Fong, President, Ursinus College; Michele D. Perkins, President, New England College; John S. Wilson, Jr., President, Morehouse College; Moderator: Jan R. Liss, Executive Director, Project Pericles
  • Cultivating Board Leadership: Guidance for Presidents
  • Financial Flexibility: Liquidity and Why It Matters
    • Sandra C. Gray, President, Asbury University; Eugene B. Habecker, President, Taylor University; Nicholas J. Wallace, Partner and National Director of Higher; Education Services, CapinCrouse LLP; Michael Williams, President, The Austen Group
  • Financial Planning for Presidents and Presidential Couples
  • Governance Reconsidered: Effective Approaches to Working with Boards and the Faculty to Help Colleges Thrive
    • Rock Jones, President, Ohio Wesleyan University; Susan Resneck Pierce, President Emerita, University of Puget Sound; Pamela Trotman Reid, President, University of Saint Joseph (CT)
  • Identifying and Assessing Cabinet-Level Leadership
  • Innovative Partnerships for New Sources of Revenue and Shared Costs
    • Thomas V. Chema, President, Hiram College; Marvin J. Suomi, President and CEO, KUD International LLC; Robert Weisbuch, Former President, Drew University
  • Innovative Uses of Digital Technology in Independent Colleges
    • Roger N. Casey, President, McDaniel College; Tracy Fitzsimmons, President, Shenandoah University; Kevin M. Ross, President, Lynn University
  • Legal Guidance for the Presidency: Navigating the Mine Fields
  • Lessons from Thriving Colleges: An Update
  • Presidential Leadership in Times of Crisis
  • Strategies for Building More Effective Boards
    • Lori Bettison-Varga, President, Scripps College; Richard T. (Tom) Ingram, Senior Advisor for President-Board Relations, CIC and President Emeritus, Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges; Ronald R. Pressman, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, TIAA-CREF; Jon C. Strauss, President, Manhattanville College; Robert L. Wyatt, President, Coker College
  • Sustaining American Institutions Abroad during Economic and Political Flux
  • The Financial and Strategic Outlook for Private Colleges in the New Economy
  • The Presidency and Athletics: How to Score Points and Avoid Penalties
  • The President’s Evolving Role in Managing Donors and Prospects
    • Brian W. Casey, President, DePauw University; M. Jane Eaves, Partner, Gonser Gerber LLP; Robert R. Lindgren, President, Randolph-Macon College
  • The Tuition Dilemma: Approaches to Balancing Cost and Value
  • What Presidents Need to Know about Increasing Demands for Public Accountability and Governmental Regulation
  • Winning Enrollment Management Strategies: Aligning Institutional Mission and Net Revenue Goals
    • Catherine R. Cook, CEO, Miller/Cook & Associates, Inc.; Robert E. Johnson, President, Becker College; Philip T. Malinoski, Senior Vice President, Miller/Cook & Associates, Inc.; William B. Miller, President, Miller/Cook & Associates, Inc.; Rosalie M. Mirenda, President, Neumann University
 

 2013 Institute for Chief Academic and Chief Student Affairs Officers

 
  • Academic and Student Affairs: Structural Models that Strengthen Collaboration
  • Accelerated Degree Programs for Adults
    • Christopher Dougherty, Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, Rosemont College
  • Adjuncts and the Affordable Care Act
  • Aligning the Assessment Goals and Processes of Academic and Student Affairs
    • Michael R. Green, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty, Lebanon Valley College; Gregory H. Krikorian, Vice President for Student Affairs, Lebanon Valley College
  • Best Practices in Hiring and Evaluation: How to Ensure Legal Compliance, Reduce Conflict, and Grow a Productive Workforce
  • Budget Fundamentals for CAOs and CSAOs
  • Building Cultural Capital in First-Year Students
    • John M. Braxton, Professor, Higher Education Leadership and Policy Program, Vanderbilt University; David S. Wood, Provost, Wofford College; Roberta Hurley Bigger, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Wofford College
  • Career Services: Collaborative Opportunities for Academic and Student Affairs
    • Debbie Cottrell, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Texas Lutheran University; Kurt C. Holmes, Dean of Students, The College of Wooster; Carolyn R. Newton, Provost, The College of Wooster; Kristi R. Quiros, Vice President and Dean of Student Life and Learning, Texas Lutheran University
  • Developing Comprehensive Programs to Support At-Risk Students
    • Chad Berry, Academic Vice President and Dean of the Faculty, Berea College; Philip Acree Cavalier, Provost and Dean of the College, Eureka College; Sarah Jiter, Assistant Dean of First-Year Programs, Eureka College; Elfred A. Pinkard, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Johnson C. Smith University
  • Disruptive Student Behavior—Legal Issues
  • Effective Uses of Data
  • Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin: Implications for CIC Colleges and Universities
  • Honor Systems and Academic Integrity
    • Aaron Fetrow, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Guilford College; Carl Girelli, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Randolph College; Adrienne Israel, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Academic Dean, Guilford College; Matha Thornton, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Randolph College
  • Improving Retention: Lessons from the Field
    • John T. Day, Provost and Academic Vice President, John Carroll University; Joseph Falese, Senior Vice President for Student Services and Special Assistant to the President for Alumni Development, Lewis University; Mark D. McCarthy, Vice President for Student Affairs, John Carroll University; Stephany Schlachter, Provost, Lewis University
  • Integrating Undergraduate Research into the Curriculum: The Role of the Chief Academic Officer
    • Elizabeth Ambos, Chief Executive Officer, Council on Undergraduate Research; Julio Rivera, Provost, Carthage College, and President, 2013–2014, Council on Undergraduate Research
  • Internationalizing Your Campus: The New CIC-American Councils for International Education Partnership
    • Kirsten Brecht Baker, Chief Marketing Officer, American Councils; Robert O. Slater, Senior Consultant for Policy Research, American Councils; Graham Hettlinger, Director, Higher Education Programs, American Councils
  • Living-Learning Communities: Integrating Learning into Students’ Lives
  • Offices for First-Year Students and Students in Transition: Collaboration between Academic and Student Affairs
    • Sherry Fraser, Dean of the College and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, Concordia College (NY); Jeanne Hart-Steffes, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Western New England University; Jerry Hirsch, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Western New England University; Mandana Nakhai, Dean of Academic Affairs-Traditional Undergraduate Programs, Concordia College (NY)
  • Partnerships among Faculty, Staff, and Athletic Coaches: Supporting the Student Athlete
    • Patricia Draves, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the University, University of Mount Union; Stephanie L. Fabritius, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Centre College; Randy Hays, Vice President and Dean of Student Life, Centre College
  • Programs for International Students on Your Campus
    • Paul Bennion, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, The College of Idaho; David R. Evans, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty, Buena Vista University; Pareena Lawrence, Provost and Dean of the College, Augustana College (IL); John Ottenhoff, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, The College of Idaho
  • Released Time and Stipends for Faculty Members
    • Kenneth P. Carson, Provost, Geneva College; Tom Cornman, Academic Vice President, Cedarville University; Dale Simmons, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Aurora University
  • Revising the General Education Program: Breaking the Logjam and Making Progress
  • So Your Faculty Have Flipped Their Classrooms—Now What?
  • Sophomore to Junior Year Retention
    • Laurie A. Schreiner, Professor and Chair, Doctoral Programs in Higher Education, Azusa Pacific University; Mike Segawa, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, University of Puget Sound
  • The Degree Qualifications Profile Consortium: Lessons Learned
    • Christine Bahr, Provost, McKendree University; David Brailow, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Franklin College (IN); Letha Zook, Provost and Dean of the Faculty, University of Charleston (WV)
  • The State of Online Programs at CIC Member Institutions
    • David Clinefelter, Chief Academic Officer, The Learning House, Inc.; Gregg Cox, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Lynn University; Michael Fischer, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, St. Bonaventure University
  • Threat Assessment Teams: Managing and Helping Students at Risk of Harming Themselves or Others
    • Billye Auclair, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Anna Maria College; Drew Klein, Vice President for Student Success, Anna Maria College; Melissa Morriss-Olson, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Bay Path College; David Yelle, Dean of Students, Bay Path College
  • Workshop for CAOs in Their Third or Fourth Year of Service
  • Workshop for New Chief Academic Officers
  • Yes We Must Coalition Breakfast for CAOs and CSAOs
 

 2013 College Media Conference

 
 

 2013 Workshops for Department and Division Chairs