ACAD provides academic leaders who share a commitment to student learning and to the ideals of liberal education with networking and professional development opportunities to support them in their work as educational leaders.
The American Conference of Academic Deans (ACAD) invites session and workshop proposals for its 75th Annual Meeting, “Thriving beyond the Narrative: Academic Leadership for the Future.” The meeting will be held in conjunction with the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) Annual Meeting scheduled for January 23-26, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia. Proposals are due by midnight (EST) on Friday, July 13, 2018.
Registration for the meeting is run through AAC&U and one registration fee covers all sessions regardless if they are ACAD or AAC&U sponsored. Registration and hotel information will be available on the AAC&U website in July.
At the January 26th members meeting the following individuals were elected to the Board of Directors in the Class of 2020: Andrew Adams, Western Carolina Univeristy, Glenn Geiser-Getz, Keense State College, O. John Maduko, North Central Texas College, Jim Salvucci, fomerly with Buena Vista University and Laurie Shanderson, Northcentral University. Paula O’Loughlin, Coe College was elected to fill a one-year vacancy in the Class of 2018 and Gregor Thuswaldner, North Park University was elected to fill a two-year vacancy in the Class of 2019. Lawrence Potter, University of La Verne and Michelle Mattson, Rhodes College, were elected as alternates.