APLU's Board on Agriculture Assembly Academic Programs Section today named 11 winners of its 2017 Innovative Teaching Award. In its fourth year, the awards are intended to bolster innovation in the post-secondary teaching of agriculture and related fields.
Please join APLU for a webinar introducing A SMART Approach to Student Success: Strategic Management of Advising Reform and Technology. Based on in-depth interviews with presidents, provosts, vice provosts for student success, vice presidents of information technology, and advising leadership from five leading institutions, APLU developed a self-paced, online course to guide leadership in academic affairs and student affairs in launching campus-wide proactive advising systems, developing policies and practices to better serve today’s students, and establishing mechanisms for assessing the quality and impact of student success initiatives.
The National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) has posted a Notice of Funding Opportunity for “Maximizing Technology Commercialization of Federal Research Investments through Best Practices at Innovation and Economic Prosperity Universities.” The application is deadline is July 10.
Join APLU’s International Agriculture Section (IAS) and the International Advocacy Coordinating Committee (IACC) for a morning of legislative updates and advocacy training followed by an afternoon of visits to Capitol Hill offices and federal agencies. Both the IACC and the Board on Agriculture Assembly will discuss APLU appropriation priorities for the Fiscal Year 2018.