How Institutions Can Encourage Faculty Engagement in Assessment

Why is assessment necessary? When pursuing a Ph.D. -- which is essentially the only type of training faculty receive to prepare for a career in higher education -- our intellectual pursuits tend to narrowly focus on developing content area expertise and the ability to conduct independent, empirical research. No one tells a professor-in-training about the … Continue reading How Institutions Can Encourage Faculty Engagement in Assessment

Mary Ellen Petrisko Testifies to Congress

WSCUC Remains a Leader in Regulatory Quality I've only met Dr. Mary Ellen Petrisko a few times -- both opportunities during small group settings and neither of which were likely uniquely¬†memorable. Nevertheless, for years, I've admired Mary Ellen's groundbreaking work and professional agenda. She's an¬†educational leader who serves higher education with thoughtful stewardship and an … Continue reading Mary Ellen Petrisko Testifies to Congress