January 5-7, 2017
During this first of three sessions, participants will frame the most pressing problems facing student affairs and higher education and explore together new ways of looking at and addressing these challenges. The session will introduce concepts from fields outside of higher education such as health care, government, and policy development.
June 4-5, 2017
During this second session, participants will continue to work on the most vexing challenges identified in Session I, introducing concepts from international studies, the media, and the hospitality industry.
September 15-16, 2017
During this final session, new concepts will be introduced from the fields of higher education and the arts, and participants will synthesize these and concepts from earlier sessions into the institute work product they will collectively develop to advance their own institutions and the field.
The schedule presented here is subject to changes.
Anthony Sorrentino, Assistant Vice President, Office of the Senior Vice President, University of Pennsylvania
Terry Hartle, Senior Vice President, American Council on Education
Scott Barry Kaufman, Scientific Director, Science of Imagination Project , Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania
Kevin Kruger, President, NASPA
Peter Eckel, Senior Fellow and Director of Leadership Programs, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania
Scott Jaschik, Editor, Inside Higher Ed
Muriel Howard, President, American Association of State Colleges and Universities
Tammy Routh, Vice President, Global Sales, Marriott International
Darrell Kirch, President, Association of American Medical Colleges
Fr. Dennis Holtschneider, President, DePaul University
Teresa Samala de Guzman, Chief Operating Officer, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago