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Upcoming and On-Demand Virtual Events

Browse our recent and coming topics, and join a discussion with national experts and leading practitioners on how to chart a course forward.

UPCOMING

  • Higher Ed’s Digital Future: Research Universities

    UPCOMING: December 6, 2022 | 2 p.m. ET: Hybrid and virtual courses improved accessibility for students, especially nontraditional ones, during the pandemic. In the final installment of this three-part series, a panel of experts will discuss the future of tech in higher ed. With Support From Verizon. Register here.
  • Managing Higher Ed’s Modern Work Force

    UPCOMING: December 8, 2022 | 2 p.m. ET: In a national survey by The Chronicle, 57 percent of administrators said their colleges lacked policies and systems to govern a contemporary workplace. Join us to discuss what provosts, deans, and department chairs can do to improve employee morale and related issues. With Support From ModernThink. Register here.
  • Chronicle Festival: The Ideas Shaping Higher Ed

    ON DEMAND: Higher ed faces an unprecedented decline in trust. What can colleges do to revitalize their missions, better promote their value, and reconnect with the public? Chronicle journalists interview leading thinkers. With Support From Workday, Adobe, and Pushkin. Watch on demand.

Virtual Events on LEADERSHIP

  • How to Design Learning for Student Success

    ON DEMAND: College leaders share thoughts on the growing trend of involving students in the design of curricula and pedagogy in this virtual forum. With Support From Pearson. Watch on demand.
  • Integrating Equity: A Conversation With Lynn Dobbs

    ON DEMAND: Join our 30-minute talk with London Metropolitan University’s vice chancellor and chief executive, to discuss its commitment to race equity, including major investments under a five-year plan. With Support From London Met. Watch on demand.
  • Making Change in Higher Ed

    WATCH ON DEMAND: A Chronicle journalist will lead a panel of experts in a virtual discussion of change management at colleges and universities after the pandemic. Panelists will use real-world examples to show how institutions can benefit from change to meet goals. With Support From Watermark. Watch on demand.

Virtual Events on Teaching and Learning

  • Shifting International-Student Trends

    ON DEMAND: The Institute of International Education’s annual Open Doors report offers the most comprehensive look into international-student trends. Join us as we host an expert panel and dive into the latest enrollment figures. With Support From ETS TOEFL. Watch on demand.
  • Creating Campus Spaces to Support Student Success

    ON DEMAND: In this virtual forum, experts in architecture, campus planning, and student life share insights to help colleges rethink their campus design to better meet students where they are, support learning, and foster a sense of belonging. With Support From JLL. Watch on demand.
  • How to Reach the Disengaged Student in the Classroom

    ON DEMAND: Faculty members report unprecedented levels of student disengagement, with newer students seeming to struggle the most. What strategies can be used to get students back on track? Join us to hear from a panel of experts on how to overcome this crisis. With Support From ETS. Watch on demand.

Virtual Events on Finance and Operations

  • Innovative Financial Aid for Today’s Students

    ON DEMAND: Almost half of college students will drop out over the cost of their education. What financial-aid strategies can colleges use to keep them on track to graduate? Join us to discuss this issue with policy experts and higher-ed leaders. With Support From UIA. Watch on demand.
  • The Student-Data Challenge: Sharing and Security

    ON DEMAND: Colleges are finding more ways to track data to improve the student experience, but that raises concerns about data security and privacy. Join this forum to discuss how to balance those concerns against using data efficiently. With Support From AWS. Watch on demand.
  • Helping Students Pay for College

    ON DEMAND: The cost of college prevents many from achieving the goal of a college degree. What can institutions do to help students get access to financial aid? A panel of experts will examine how changes to the FAFSA and other developments may affect applicants. With Support From Oracle. Watch on demand.

Virtual Events on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

MORE EVENTS

  • Trends in College Students’ Mental Health

    ON DEMAND: An alarming number of students struggle with mental-health challenges like depression and anxiety. The pandemic has exacerbated the crisis. Join a forum on trends in mental-health care and what can be done to help students. With Support From TimelyMD. Watch on demand.
  • What’s Next for Study Abroad and Global Partnership

    ON DEMAND: As the pandemic continues to affect colleges around the world, what will be the impact on study abroad? Join this virtual forum for expert discussion on the future of study-abroad programs. With Support From APAIE. Watch on demand.
  • How to Recover From a Cyberattack

    ON DEMAND: August 31, 2022 | 2 p.m. ET: How can your college or university establish a line of defense as cyberattacks and data breaches become more common? Join this virtual forum to learn more about cybersecurity efforts. With Support From Microsoft. Watch on demand.
  • Burned Out: How to Support the Faculty

    ON DEMAND; Two years into the pandemic, faculties are desperate for relief. Teaching is harder than ever, students are disengaged, many face mental-health struggles, and crises keep coming. How can colleges better support faculty members amid those challenges? With Support From O’Donnell. Watch on demand.
  • Designing Career Services for the Future

    ON DEMAND: Most students say a good job is a priority after graduation, yet 72 percent of grads struggle to find work. This event, a partnership between The Chronicle and the University Innovation Alliance, examines the disconnect and offers ideas for leaders. With Support From UIA/Ascendium. Watch on demand.
  • Strategic Planning in the Age of Disruption

    ON DEMAND: Strategic planning allows colleges to embrace transformation and adapt to change. This forum will examine how, two years into the pandemic, they should plan for the unexpected. With Support From HP. Watch on demand.
  • Lessons in Creativity and Communications

    ON DEMAND: Employers consider soft skills like creativity and communication in hiring. Join this forum to learn how colleges are integrating such skills into their curricula to help students stand out. With Support From Adobe. Register here.
  • Community Colleges as a Driving Force

    ON DEMAND: Community colleges have provided opportunities to underserved student groups for decades, but there’s always room for improvement. Join us for an online forum of experts on how community colleges can better help their students. With Support From Ascendium. Watch on demand.
  • The Future of Field Research

    ON DEMAND: Field research must begin to include technology as it tackles environmental, political, and health issues. The application of new technology can enhance research as it improves work and communication among academics. Join this forum to learn more. With Support From Microsoft. Watch on demand.
  • Tech Tools to Engage a Campus in Sustainability Goals

    ON DEMAND: Colleges want to engage students in campus efforts to support sustainability and energy efficiency. Join this virtual forum, where experts will discuss how colleges can use apps and other tools to build such interest. With Support From HP. Watch on demand.