Association of American Colleges and Universities ( AACU )


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AAC&U is the leading national association concerned with the quality, vitality, and public standing of undergraduate liberal education. Its members are committed to extending the advantages of a liberal education to all students, regardless of academic specialization or intended career. Founded in 1915, AAC&U now comprises nearly 1,300 member institutions—including accredited public and private colleges, community colleges, research universities, and comprehensive universities of every type and size.

AACU press release, blog etc

02/21/2018 - 01:32 New Opportunity for Higher Education Administrators, Faculty, and Staff to Engage Issues of Religious Diversity
02/13/2018 - 20:23 Association of American Colleges and Universities Announces Eight New Directors and a New Slate of Officers for Board of Directors
01/25/2018 - 13:12 AAC&U Announces Five-Year Strategic Plan to Reclaim Higher Education's Civic Mission of Educating for Democracy
01/24/2018 - 13:29 AAC&U Presents 2018 Frederic W. Ness Book Award to Beyond the Skills Gap: Preparing College Students for Life and Work
01/09/2018 - 11:45 A Call to Colleges and Universities: National Day of Racial Healing on January 16
01/08/2018 - 13:43 Seven Graduate Students Honored with K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award
01/04/2018 - 14:18 2,000 Expected in Washington, DC, to Explore Higher Educations Democratic Purpose and Student Success in Work and Life
12/20/2017 - 13:53 AAC&U Receives $1.7M Grant from Lumina Foundation to Support the Launch of the VALUE Institute
12/06/2017 - 13:50 AAC&U Announces New Interdisciplinary Approach to STEM Higher Education Reform
11/15/2017 - 08:58 The VALUE Institute Launches as Higher Educations Most Comprehensive Resource for Student Learning Assessment
10/25/2017 - 13:02 AAC&U Selects Twenty-Two Institutions to Highlight Departments that Integrate Civic Responsibility by Design in Majors
08/21/2017 - 07:17 Five AAC&U Member Institutions Named as 2017 Excellence in Assessment Designees
08/16/2017 - 09:19 Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) Campus Centers
08/16/2017 - 07:49 AAC&U Selects Ten Institutions as Sites for Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) Campus Centers
06/12/2017 - 10:15 AAC&U Receives Grant from the Teagle Foundation to Guide Faculty-Led Curricular Change and Build Communities of Practice Around Quality and Completion
05/23/2017 - 05:21 Nearly 200 Institutions Selected to Send Participants to AAC&U Summer Institutes
03/23/2017 - 09:55 AAC&U Receives Grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to Develop Centers for Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation at Higher Education Institutions
02/22/2017 - 22:11 Washington, DCA groundbreaking approach to assessing student learning created and spearheaded by the