ERIC Number: ED478807
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Addressing Strategic Challenges. Annual Report, 2001-2002.
Council of Independent Colleges, Washington, DC.
This report describes the activities of the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) in 2001-2002. In that year, the CIC focused on implementing new programs, services, and initiatives based on the challenges identified in the previous year during the intensive strategic planning effort. Highlights for the year include: (1) new assistance to institutional leaders; (2) a first-ever post-President's Institute workshop on comprehensive fundraising campaigns; (3) a new series of regional workshops to explore the challenges of department leadership in small and mid-sized institutions; (4) a partnership with the Golder Lehrman Institute of American History to offer CIC members a seminar on slavery studies; (5) a cooperative initiative with the Foundation for Independent Higher Education to establish multi-institutional faculty development; (6) a workshop as part of an initiative to strengthen the contributions of libraries to teaching and learning; and (7) a grant from the Getty Grant Program to support a survey of historic architecture and design on the campuses of independent colleges and universities. In 2001-2002, membership reached a new high of 494 institutional members, 45 affiliate members, and 8 international members. (SLD)
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Educational Planning, Financial Support, Higher Education, Private Colleges, Program Descriptions
For full text: http://www.cic.org/about/annualreport/annualreport0102.pdf.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Council of Independent Colleges, Washington, DC.