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AAC&U August 2011 Communication to the Presidents' Trust Members highlighting Learning to Improve project

NSSE Site Visit Team travels to Wright State University. Project team members met with Wright State representatives on Jan. 17-18, 2012, to learn more about their improvement efforts. Students pictured are WSU "President's Ambassador's."


McCormick, A.C.& Kinzie, J. Reforming Undergraduate Education: Lessons from Institutions that Improved Student Engagement
Presentation of several preliminary themes from project site visits at the 2012 Annual AAC&U Meeting, Washington, DC, Jan. 27, 2012

McCormick, A.C., Kinzie, J., & Korkmaz, A. Understanding Evidence-Based Improvement in Higher Education: The Case of Student Engagement
American Educational Research Association 2011 Annual Meeting Program, New Orleans, LA - April 9, 2011

Kinzie, J., & McCormick, A. C. Making Change: Insights about Improving Student Engagement
Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Colleges and Universities, San Francisco, CA - January 27, 2011

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