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Friday, January 16, 2015

Tim Cain is one of a group of scholars who has written a new book, Using Evidence of Student Learning to Improve Higher Education, to inform and shift the functions and forms of assessment away from the conventional view that assessment is primarily an act of compliance with outside forces and toward the view that understanding what matters to st

Friday, December 19, 2014

Institute of Higher Education faculty members Sheila Slaughter and James C. Hearn have received prestigious awards from the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE). The awards were issued at the association’s annual conference on Nov. 19-22 in Washington, D.C. 

Friday, December 19, 2014

The Institute of Higher Education has named two students, Lucia Brajkovic and Kelly Ochs Rosinger, as Zell and Shirley Miller Graduate Fellows for 2014-15.

The annual award is given to students with outstanding scholarly potential, academic record and professional achievements. The $1,500 award supports professional development.

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Institute of Higher Education faculty receives reviewer certification for national studies

Manuel S. González Canché, assistant professor of higher education, has received certification as a reviewer for the What Works Clearinghouse™ in Postsecondary Education.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Perhaps no educational concern is more important than student access, choice, success, and attainment.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Rob Toutkoushian


Monday, March 4, 2013

In 2012, Sheila Slaughter, was honored by being named a Fellow of the American Educational Research Association (AERA). The purpose of the Fellows Program is to honor education researchers with substantial research accomplishments, to convey the Association’s commitment to excellence in research, and to enable the next generation of emerging scholars to appreciate the value of sustained achievements in research and the breadth of scholarship worthy of recognition.

Monday, March 4, 2013
Sheila Slaughter and Brendan Cantwell

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