Conference Presentations

​A compilation of presentations from recent CIC events, which collectively explore a range of higher education topics.


 

 2015 College Media Conference

 
  • Anatomy of a Crisis: Ebola at Emory
  • Behind the Headlines: Making Education News
    • Allie Grasgreen, Higher Education Reporter, POLITICO Pro; Melissa Korn, Higher Education Reporter, Wall Street Journal; Jon Marcus, Higher Education Editor, Hechinger Report, and North American Correspondent, Times (UK) Higher Education
  • Magazine Perspectives on the Education Story
    • Haley Sweetland Edwards, Correspondent, TIME Magazine; Tim Goral, Editor-in-Chief, University Business; David Pluviose, Executive Editor, Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
  • Managing and Maximizing Social Media
    • Michael Kiser, Vice President for Marketing and Communications, Lafayette College; Dan Zaiontz, Author of #Follow The Leader: Lessons in Social Media Success from #HigherEd CEOs, Consultant on Strategic Planning and Public Affairs, and Professor, Seneca College (Canada)
  • Mastering Digital Media
    • Doug Haddix, Assistant Vice President for Editorial Communications, Ohio State University
  • Public Policy: Challenges on the Education Front
  • Speaking Out: The Presidential Op-Ed
    • Roland King, Vice President for Public Affairs (retired), NAICU; Media Consultant
  • The Art of the Pitch
  • The Business of Higher Education
    • Sandra Block, Senior Associate Editor, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance; Ron Lieber, Personal Finance Columnist, New York Times, and author, The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart about Money; Janet Lorin, Higher Education Reporter, Bloomberg News
 

 2015 Workshops for Department and Division Chairs

 
 

 2015 Presidents Institute

 
 

 2014 Institute for Chief Academic and Chief Financial Officers

 
  • “Big History” as General Education
    • Mojgan Behmand, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dominican University of California; Nicola Pitchford, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty, Dominican University of California
  • Adjunct Unionization: Coming Soon to a Campus Near You?
  • AGB/NACUBO Looking Under the Hood: Institutional Aid Metrics Project
  • Artful Collaborations: The Creative Campus
    • Brian Jose, Executive Director, Fine Arts Programming, College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University; Karen Kaivola, Provost and Chief Academic Officer, Augsburg College; Rita E. Knuesel, Provost, College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University; Scott D. Stoner, Director, Programs and Resources, APAP
  • Athletics: Finances and Supervision
    • Thomas Cornman, Academic Vice President, Cedarville University; Paul T. Davies, Vice President for Administration and Finance, Randolph-Macon College; William C. Deeds, Provost, Morningside College; William Franz, Provost, Randolph-Macon College
  • Balancing the Quantitative and Human Sides of Curriculum Analysis
    • Cheryl Brandsen, Provost, Calvin College; Thom Davis, Vice President for Business and Finance, Averett University; Michael Williams, President, Austen Group, A RuffaloCODY Company
  • Campus Sustainability Programs
  • CAO-CFO Collaboration on Financial Modeling
    • Daniel T. Allen, Chief Financial Officer, Bryn Athyn College; Allen J. Bedford, Dean of Academics and Faculty, Bryn Athyn College
  • CAO-CFO Partnerships: Models of Good Relationships
    • Johnnella E. Butler, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Spelman College; Thomas Bylsma, Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Hope College; Robert Flanigan, Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs and Treasurer, Spelman College; R. Richard Ray, Provost, Hope College
  • College-Owned Housing for Faculty and Staff Members
    • David R. Evans, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty, Buena Vista University; Valerie D. Lehr, Vice President of the University and Dean of Academic Affairs, St. Lawrence University
  • Competency-Based Education
    • Scott Campbell, Vice President, Higher Education, Council for Adult & Experiential Learning; Patricia A. Lynott, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Southern New Hampshire University; Kathleen O’Brien, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Alverno College
  • Cooperating with Community Colleges: Innovative Strategies for Attracting and Retaining Transfer Students
    • Charlotte Borst, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Whittier College; David Finegold, Chief Academic Officer, American Honors; Sonya Stephens, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, Mount Holyoke College
  • Cost Analysis Models for Academic Majors
    • Steven F. Siconolfi, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Rockford University
  • Crash Course: Crafting a Strategic Internationalization Plan
  • Does Tenure Have a Future?
  • Enrollment Management
    • Jayne W. Edge, Vice President for Marketing, Jenzabar; Regina Robinson, Dean of Student Affairs, Cambridge College
  • Facilities and Financial Modeling for the Sciences and the Fine and Performing Arts: Flashpoint Issues for the CAO and the CFO
    • Mary Ann Gawelek, Provost and Dean of the Faculty, Seton Hill University; Kenneth M. Macur, Provost and Dean of the College, Bethany College (KS); David P. Myron, Vice President for Finance and CFO, Seton Hill University
  • Faculty Compensation Frameworks: What Is the CFO’s Role?
  • Faculty Workload and Compensation
  • Financial Aid Leveraging: Integrated Research Can Increase Enrollment and Net Revenue
    • Michele D. Perkins, President, New England College; Daniel A. Wubah, Provost, Washington and Lee University; David R. Wuinee, Senior Vice President, Maguire Associates
  • First Year Undergraduate Enrollment: Fall 2014 Results and Analysis
    • Michael Brown, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, North Carolina Wesleyan College; Scott Carlson, Senior Writer, Chronicle of Higher Education; Patricia Draves, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the University, University of Mount Union; Jane M. Wood, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Westminster College (PA)
  • Higher Education Leadership: The Entrepreneurial CAO-CFO Partnership
    • David Ellis, Senior Vice President and CFO, Becker College; John MacDonald, Vice President of Innovation and Interim CAO, Becker College; Heather McGowan, Consultant; Edward Sirianno, President, Creative Communications Associates
  • Hiring and Evaluation Part I: Best Practices for Hiring
  • Hiring and Evaluation Part II : Best Practices for Performance Evaluation
  • Integrated Planning, Resource Allocation, and Assessment
  • Maintaining Campus Morale during Times of Constraint
    • Joy Braithwaite, Chief Financial Officer, Malone University; Donald Tucker, Provost, Malone University
  • Non-Traditional Scholarship and the Tenure and Promotion Process
    • Kristine M. Bartanen, Academic Vice President and Dean of the University, University of Puget Sound; R. Joseph Dieker, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Cornell College (IA); Dale H. Simmons, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Aurora University
  • Preparing Students for National and International Fellowship and Scholarship Opportunities
    • David G. Brailow, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Franklin College; Stephen Gibson, Director of Programs, CIC, and Manager, Davies-Jackson Scholarship Program; Jonathan D. Green, Provost and Dean of the Faculty, Illinois Wesleyan University
  • Reforming and Extending the Traditional Transcript: Toward a Postsecondary Achievement Report (PAR)
    • David L. Jamison, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Robert Morris University; Patricia A. Lynott, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Southern New Hampshire University; Matthew Pittinsky, Chief Executive Officer, Parchment
  • Retirement Transitions for Faculty Members
    • Laura Behling, Dean of the College, Knox College; Andrea E. Chapdelaine, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Albright College; Barbara J. Perry, Vice President for Marketing and Membership, Emeriti Retirement Health Solutions
  • Securing America’s Future: The Power of Liberal Arts Education
  • Sophomore to Junior Year Retention
    • Laurie A. Schreiner, Professor and Chair, Doctoral Programs in Higher Education, Azusa Pacific University
  • Strategic Uses of Information Technology
  • Strategies to Increase the Marketability of Academic Programs
    • Linda Samek, Provost, George Fox University; Robert A. Sevier, Senior Vice President, Strategy, STAMATS, Inc.
  • Surviving Presidential Transitions
    • John Beckford, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean, Furman University; Robert D. Haak, Vice President and Dean of the College, Hiram College; Elizabeth Tobin, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Illinois College
  • Sustainable, Affordable Models for Campus Internationalization
    • Richard Ostrander, Provost, Cornerstone University; Marc Roy, Provost, Goucher College; Thimios Zaharopoulos, Provost, American College of Greece
  • The Affordable Care Act: What It Means for the Institution, Adjunct Faculty, and Students
    • Brett Bradfield, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Sioux Falls; Tracy Espy, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Pfeiffer University; Jeff Plyler, Chief Financial Officer, Pfeiffer University; Allen T. Steinberg, Attorney, Law Offices of Allen T. Steinberg, P.C.
  • Title IX: Compliance and Best Practices
  • Using Strategic Indicators to Improve Institutional Accountability
    • Sarah Kottich, Vice President for Finance and Administration, College of Saint Mary (NE); Christine Pharr, Vice President for Academic Affairs, College of Saint Mary (NE)
  • Workshop for CAOs in Their Third or Fourth Year of Service
  • Workshop for New Chief Academic Officers