LEAP Indiana Events
Indiana State University's 4th Annual Statewide Student Success Conference - October 1, 2018
Indiana State University is hosting its 4th annual Statewide Student Success Conference on October 1. The purpose of the conference is to bring together staff, faculty, and administrators on the topic of enhancing the retention and completion of low income, first generation, and/or students of color. Information about registration, the call for proposals (due Sept. 4), and how to make a discussion submission for HigherEdCamp is available at this website: http://www2.indstate.edu/studentsuccess/SSC2018.htm. Ideal attendees are persons who work in or lead a student support unit of some kind and/or teach.
The conference is free to ensure broad accessibility and includes lunch.
LEAP Indiana Fall Symposium: Combating the Achievement Gap and Fostering Inclusive Excellence in Higher Education - October 5, 2018
Featured speakers will include Dr. Tia Mcnair, Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Student Success at AAC&U and Dr. Sarah Rose Cavanaugh, Associate Professor of Psychology at Assumption College.
Registration details coming soon. The Fall Symposium will take place from 9 - 3 PM at the Ivy Tech Culinary and Conference Center, 2820 North Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208.
Dr. Tia McNair
Dr. Rose Cavanaugh
2018 Assessment Institute - October 21-23, 2018
LEAP Indiana is offering 2 sessions at this year's Assessment Institute of Indianapolis! Please join us at the nation's oldest and largest event focused exclusively on outcomes assessment in higher education. The Institute is aimed at helping individuals and campus teams to acquire fundamental knowledge about outcomes assessment, while also helping scholars and leaders in assessment share and extend their knowledge and skills.
The deadline to register is October 5: Please go to the Institute Registration site for more information.
2018 FALCON Conference - November 9 and 10, 2018
IU's Faculty Excellence in Teaching Academy (FACET) will be coordinating the 23rd annual FALCON (FACET’s Adjunct Faculty & Lecturers’ Conference) in Indianapolis this November. ALL faculty are invited to attend! This year's theme is Successful Strategies for Student Engagement: Sometimes It's the Little Things. More information is available here.