Type: Public event

The Value of Residential Liberal Arts Education: Lessons from COVID-19

College and Beyond II: Liberal Arts and Life Colloquium Series

Speaker

Richard Arum, Jacquelynne S. Eccles, Luise von Keyserlingk, Timothy McKay - Moderator

Date & Time

Oct 23, 2020, 2:00-3:30 pm EDT

Location

This is a Virtual Event.

The Next Generation Undergraduate Success Measurement Project, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, is an exploratory project to develop and implement a state-of-the-art measurement project to improve our understanding of the value of undergraduate educational experiences, and promote evidence-based models of undergraduate student success. The research team will present the project framework and design, as well as preliminary findings about students’ academic achievement, academic engagement, mental health, and new challenges and responsibilities in times of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Colloquium series sponsors: University of Michigan College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA); Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR); College of Engineering; Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy Education Policy Initiative (EPI); School of Education Center for the Study of Higher and Postsecondary Education (CSHPE); National Center for Institutional Diversity (NCID)

The College and Beyond II project is supported by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.