2016 CGS Summer Workshop and New Deans Institute

    New Deans Institute
    July 9, 2016

     

    Summer Workshop
    July 10-13, 2016
     

    Location
    Hyatt Regency Savannah
    Savannah, Georgia

     

     

    CGS Summer Workshop and New Deans Institute Final Program

     

    With over 260 meeting registrants, this year's summer meeting was an outstanding success! Meeting participants explored varied and important issues in graduate education. New and returning participants—graduate deans; associate and assistant deans; faculty and staff from colleges/universities; association, federal and state agency, and other education-related administrators; and others interested in graduate education—enjoyed a unique forum where they met leaders in their field and exchanged ideas and information.

     

    Selected PowerPoint presentations from the 2016 CGS Summer Workshop and New Deans Institute are below. Presentations are in chronological order by each category. Presentations are offered as Adobe Acrobat PDF files. The file size is indicated after the name of each presenter.

     

    New Deans Institute Presentations

     

    Session I: Freshman Deans' Reflections
    Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko (2.18 MB)

     

    Session V: Advocacy 101
    Kinchel Doerner (275 KB)
    Steven Matson (872 KB)

     

    Summer Workshop Presentations

     

    Dean Dialogue: Future of the Dissertation
    Nancy Marcus (1.46 MB)

     

    Dean Dialogue: Evolution of Master's Education and the 2016 Project on the Master's Degree
    Maria Di Stefano, James Marshall, and Jerry Weinberg (1.92 MB)

     

    Plenary II: The Graduate Degree's Golden Age: How Trends in the Job Market, Society, and Academic Innovation are Shaping Demand for Post-Baccalaureate Education
    Sean Gallagher (226 KB)

     

    Dean's Toolbox: Communicating Effectively Using Social Media
    Karen DePauw (4.16 MB)

     

    ETS Breakfast Meeting
    David Payne (1.00 MB)

     

    Plenary III: Development: Essential Guidance for Graduate Deans
    Penelope Hunt (226 KB)

     

    Hot Topic: Models of Student Funding
    Lorie Liebrock and Kent Holsinger (5.78 MB)

     

    Technical Workshop: International Student Recruitment on a Budget
    Jessica Horowitz, Christopher Medalis, Sanjiv Sarin, and Margaret Wenger (3.22 MB)

     

    Technical Workshop: Got Data? Now What?
    Frances Leslie (1.08 MB)

    M.J.T. Smith (957 KB)

     

    Technical Workshop: Pregnancy, Parenting, and Post-baccalaureate Study: Meeting Legal Requirements
    Fiona Doyle and Jessica Lee (2.97 MB)

     

     

     

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