Housed at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the Higher Education Collaborative is an interdepartmental, cross-disciplinary affiliation of individuals with teaching, scholarly research, and other professional interests in higher learning in the U.S. and worldwide.

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Events

May 11
4-5:30 p.m.
Education Building, Room 42A
Inequality and Higher Education: A Conversation with Dr. Laura Perna
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May 1
Noon-1:30 p.m.
Education Building, Room 42A (light lunch provided)
The Policies that Influence Higher Ed: Some Unexpected Examples
Presented by Dr. Karen Paulson
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April 30
2:30-3:30 p.m.
Education Building, Room 192
The AAU STEM Initiative - An Overview of the Framework and Project
Presented by Dr. Karen Paulson
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April 9
Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 166
A Celebration of the Life and Practice of Richard W. Justice: A Panel on Student Discipline
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April 3
Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 333
Presented by Dongwoo Kim
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March 17
Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 166
Presented by Dr. Jeffrey R. Brown
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March 10
Noon-1 p.m.
Wohlers Hall, Room 152
Presented by Dr. Terrell Strayhorn
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Feb. 17
Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 333
Borrowing Trouble? Student Loans, the Cost of Borrowing, and Implications for the Effectiveness of Need-Based Grant Aid
Featuring Dr. Benjamin Marx, Assistant Professor of Economics
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Feb. 6
Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 242
Book Party! A Celebration of Books Published by Higher Education Division Authors
Featuring Authors Eboni Zamani-Gallaher and Natasha A. Jankowski
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Jan. 28
Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 333
Online Graduate Education: Students' Perceptions of Diversity
Presented by Dr. Denice Ward Hood
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2014 Events


Sept. 3

Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 242
Different Stories, Same Path: Experiences of Traditionally Underserved Students in a College Access Program
Presented by Professor Lorenzo Baber
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Sept. 17
4-5 p.m.
Education Building, Room 42A
Asian Americans in Higher Education: Charting New Realities
Presented by Professors Yoon Pak and Xavier Hernandez
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PRESENTATION SLIDES

Sept. 24
4-5 p.m.
Education Building, Room 42A
Rethinking and Revitalizing the Diversity Agenda in Higher Education
Dr. Samuel D. Museus, University of Denver
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Oct. 14
8:45-11 a.m.
Education Building, Room 242
Meet-and-Greet Session and Book Reading
Timothy Noah, author of The Great Divergence
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Oct. 16
Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 242
"Pay it Forward" and Higher Education Subsidies: A Theoretical Model
Dr. Jennifer A. Delaney, Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership
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Oct. 29
4-5 p.m.
Education Building, 42A
The Strange Saga of Academic Freedom and the Law
Professors Matthew W. Finkin, Albert J. Harno, and Edward W. Cleary, University of Illinois College of Law
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Nov. 4
Noon-1 p.m.
Education Building, Room 333
LGBT Students and Community Colleges
Dr. Eboni Zamani-Gallaher, Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership
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Supported by the Timpone Family Endowment Fund.

Please direct questions about these events to Jennifer A. Delaney at delaneyj@illinois.edu.