Innovating and Ensuring Student Success in Challenging Times

The fourth annual Undergraduate Student Success Summit gathered virtually with attendees sharing ideas, reflecting on the successes and challenges of the past year, and focused on sustaining momentum towards improving student success. The online event included information-sharing presentations (featuring Alix Gitelman, Vice Provost of Academic Affairs, Regan Gurung, Associate Vice Provost and Executive Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning, Janet Nishihara, Executive Director, Educational Opportunities Program, and Caitlin McVay, Beaver Connect Program Coordinator) during the first hour, and open discussion breakout groups during the second hour around the following themes:

  • Supporting Student Mental Health
  • Supporting Faculty /Staff Mental Health
  • Student Success and Access Innovations from AY2020 that should continue
  • Technology Adaptations or Solutions
  • Inclusivity in the Classroom and in Campus Engagement.
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Welcome and Opening comments - Alix Gitelman, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

Teaching and Learning during the Pandemic and Beyond - Regan Gurung, Executive Director Center for Teaching and Learning

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Beaver Connect Updates: Caitlin McVay and Janet Nishihara

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