March 2017 Monthly Roundup

Looking to expand your knowledge related to accreditation, higher education, program management, or performance management? Every month, we share a short list of articles or resources from around the web that may be interesting and valuable to NASPAA-accredited programs.

  • On Solid Ground, Association of American Colleges and Universities – A new VALUE report describes its groundbreaking approach to assessing student learning showing it is possible to evaluate undergraduate students’ achievement without relying on standardized tests and by using existing material.
  • How Nonprofits Can Gain the Public’s Trust”The Chronicle of Philanthropy – Another look at a 2015 article, that seems especially relevant as NASPAA’s 2017 Conference seeks to explore trust in public and nonprofit institutions.
  • Connecting to Young Alumni”, The Chronicle of Higher Education – New strategies for targeting and engaging young alumni.