Dr. Nancy Hensel announced that she will step down as president of The New American Colleges & Universities (NAC&U). She will remain in the…Read MoreContinue reading "NAC&U President Nancy Hensel to Retire"
Although undergraduate research is identified as a high-impact practice, frequently it is an option for only a few students, mainly juniors and seniors, primarily…Read MoreContinue reading "New Publication Offers Guidance on Designing Course-Based Undergraduate Research"
There was a time when evaluating faculty in the core areas of teaching, scholarship, and service provided a somewhat reliable method of assessment. Over…Read MoreContinue reading "NAC&U Publication Proposes New, Holistic Approach to Faculty Support and Evaluation"
On Tuesday, May 8, the University of Scranton hosted a Congressional Briefing in the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, DC, to raise awareness…Read MoreContinue reading "University of Scranton Hosts Congressional Briefing as Part of NAC&U Series"
The New American Colleges and Universities are proud to announce that Brian Lanigan of Drury University in Springfield, Mo., is the recipient of the…Read MoreContinue reading "Drury Student Is Recipient of 2018 NAC&U Award for Student Excellence"
Chief financial officers and enrollment management officers from NAC&U gathered at Belmont University in March to discuss tuition trends and other issues in higher…Read MoreContinue reading "NAC&U CFOs, EMOs Meet at Belmont University"
Regrettably, we have had to cancel this event due to low registration numbers. Special Plenary and Workshop to Address Student Learning and Course Design…Read MoreContinue reading "NAC&U 2018 Summer Institute Will Focus on Civic Engagement and Civil Dialogue"
“Exploring, Experiencing, and Envisioning Integration in U.S. Arts Education,” published in 2018 by Palgrave Macmillan, explores the dedication of the New American Colleges &…Read MoreContinue reading "New Book Explores the NAC&U Mission as it Pertains to Arts Education"
While country music is commonly associated with Nashville, Shakespeare and Music City are not quite as natural of a connection. An innovative digital scholarship…Read MoreContinue reading "Belmont Students Connect the Past to the Present in Digital Archive of Local Shakespeare Plays"
Last year the NAC&U Faculty Ambassadors proposed a pilot project known as the Collaboration, Growth, and Innovation (CGI) Grant to encourage and facilitate cross-institutional…Read MoreContinue reading "NAC&U Grant Program to Fund Faculty Collaborations in Public Relations, Climate Technologies and Religious Studies, and Interprofessional Education"