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  1. Building a diverse pipeline for future faculty

    Nov 20, 2018

    Participants at the annual Undergraduate and Faculty Fellows Program for a Diverse Professoriate summit in August celebrated some successes diversifying the pipeline to the professoriate for ACM…

  2. Knox College establishes Chicago base of operations at ACM

    Nov 19, 2018

    Knox College admissions officers began working out of the ACM’s consortial office in Chicago this summer.

  3. ACM volleyball tournament highlights integration of athletics, academics

    Nov 19, 2018

    The 5th ACM Volleyball Tournament, hosted by Lawrence University in September, offered student athletes both time to compete and opportunities to get to know peers from across the Midwest.

  4. Institute on College Futures pursues new focus on shared governance

    Nov 19, 2018

    Shared governance differs at ACM campuses. But faculty and administrators consortium-wide would likely agree outcomes may not always be commensurate with the effort expended. This challenge was the…

  5. Medha Kotwal to take directorship of India program in December

    Nov 19, 2018

    Medha Kotwal, a faculty member at the Alliance for Global Education in Pune, India, will become director of the ACM India Program in December.

  6. Apply by March 15 for Newberry Seminar: Research in the Humanities

    Nov 19, 2018

    The ACM and Chicago’s Newberry Library will offer a seminar on research in the humanities, “One for the Books: Pleasures and Politics of Reading,” during the fall 2019 semester.

  7. Faculty Career Enhancement gathering examines new approaches to liberal education

    Nov 19, 2018

    The agenda of the fifth annual Faculty Career Enhancement (FaCE) conference was devoted to an exploration of inclusive communities of practice as a pedagogical tool to assist colleges in engaging…

  8. Digital literacy initiatives emerge on ACM campuses

    Nov 19, 2018

    Leaders from 8 campuses convened to discuss developing digital literacy frameworks; virtual and in-person follow-up is planned for the coming year.

  9. Nick Adams Short Story Contest Deadline is Feb. 15, 2019

    Nov 7, 2018

    Student entries are now being solicited for the forty-seventh annual Nick Adams Short Story Contest.

  10. Program Changes Reflect Progress Toward New Strategic Direction

    Aug 23, 2018

    In May we shared news about our long-term strategic planning. In keeping with that process, we're happy to report that this fall students are heading to off-campus opportunities in 12 countries plus…

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