Program

Assessment Workshop Event Program

Thursday, March 19, 2009


Assessing Institutional Effectiveness
  • Understand Middle States expectations
  • Set effective institutional goals
  • Identify strategies to assess institutional goals
  • Understand the importance of and ways to use assessment results
8:30 am Breakfast
9:00 am Welcome and Introductions
  • Marcia V. Keizs, Ed.D., President
  • Ivelaw Lloyd Griffith, Ph.D., Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • David Crook, Ph.D., University Dean for Institutional Research and Assessment
  • Aghajan Mohammadi, Ph.D., Director of OIRA
9:15 am Workshop begins
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Workshop continues
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Workshop continues
2:30 pm Break
2:45 pm Panel Discussion
-- CUNY Colleges Experiences with Middle States Visits
  • Michael Anderson, Director of Academic Assessment, Brooklyn College
  • Mosen Auryan, Director of Assessment, Hunter College
  • Richard Jones, Executive Dean & Tanya Serdiuk, Director, Office of Accreditation, Quality Assurance and Institutional Effectiveness, Medgar Evers College
  • Aghajan Mohammadi, Director of Institutional Research & Assessment, York College - facilitator
  • Sherri Ondrus, Director of Performance Management Process, CUNY
-- Q & A on Middle States Experiences
3:45 pm Conclusion

Friday, March 20, 2009


Getting Started with Assessment in General Education
  • Identify ways to engage faculty
  • Articulate learning goals
  • Align General Education goals and curricula
  • Identify appropriate General Education assessment strategies
8:30 am Breakfast
9:00 am Welcome and Introductions
  • Judith Summerfield, Ph.D. University Dean for Undergraduate Education
9:15 am Workshop begins
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Workshop continues
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Workshop continues
2:15 pm Break
2:30 pm Workshop continues
3:45 pm Conclusion