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  1. ACM Announces Summer Research Placements for Graduate School Exploration Fellows

    Jul 16, 2021

    Summer research experiences are hosted by a Big Ten Academic Alliance institution or the University of Chicago.

  2. ACM Workshop Addresses Student Mental Health Amidst COVID-19

    May 13, 2021

    The two-part workshop kicked off a new quarterly series that will address timely topics in higher education and liberal arts colleges.

  3. New Report Explores Impact of Private, Nonprofit Colleges and Universities

    May 10, 2021

    The NAICU report finds that America’s private, nonprofit colleges and universities are a vital economic engine to the nation.

  4. Natalie Marsh Named Winner of 2021 ACM Nick Adams Short Story Contest

    Apr 30, 2021

    Judge Sandra Cisneros calls Carleton College senior Marsh ‘A beautiful and brave voice.’ Bren Davis, a junior at Ripon College, received an honorable mention.

  5. ACM Presents at AACU Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success

    Apr 8, 2021

    The virtual conference included poster presentations on the ACM's Anti-Racism Initiatives and on creating an equitable summer research experience during COVID-19.

  6. ACM 2020 Impact Report Highlights 'Our Collective Strength'

    Feb 4, 2021

    This inaugural Impact Report highlights the ways the ACM community supported one another to make positive contributions this past year, coming together virtually to advance shared goals.

  7. Sandra Cisneros To Judge 2021 Nick Adams Short Story Contest

    Dec 15, 2020

    The annual competition, now in its forty-ninth year, is open to students at the 14 member colleges of the Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM) and awards a prize of $1,000 for the winning story.

  8. Short Story Contest Named for Hemingway's 'Nick Adams' Returns

    Nov 2, 2020

    Entries are now being accepted for the forty-ninth annual Nick Adams Short Story Contest, which offers a prize of $1,000 for the best story by an ACM student.

  9. ACM Creates Workshop Series on Online Course Design and Pedagogies

    Sep 18, 2020

    The full series, developed in response to COVID-19, is now available for streaming to other liberal arts educators, colleges, and consortia.

  10. ACM Hosts Diversity Workshop on Retention and Success

    Aug 7, 2020

    The virtual event focused on best practices for supporting underrepresented faculty and students across the ACM campuses to sustain an environment of success.

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