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Shaping a Library by Linking Planning and Budgeting

What applies to libraries applies to all parts of the institution—planning is of little use if resource allocation doesn't support strategic priorities.

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3 Types of College Friendships That Matter For Student Success

3 Types of College Friendships That Matter For Student Success | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

A new study looks at how college friendships can affect academic success.

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Shadow Those Students, for Their Own Good

Shadow Those Students, for Their Own Good | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Institutions often remain "provider focused" rather than "user focused." Could a user experience team help institutions change?

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Can This Board Game Prepare You For The Future Of Work?

Can This Board Game Prepare You For The Future Of Work? | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

IMPACT asks players to think like futurists—anticipating change, responding to unforeseen events, and living with uncertainty.

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Leaders Who Get Change Right Know How to Listen

Want your change initiative to be successful? Start listening to your stakeholders early, often, and empathetically.

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Shared Governance, Shared Responsibility: One CAO’s Lessons Learned

Instead of dismissing faculty as an impediment to change, this school empowered faculty to learn about and respond to the external environment.

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What people did when an Ivy League professor wrote faculty of color don’t get jobs because ‘we don’t want them’

What people did when an Ivy League professor wrote faculty of color don’t get jobs because ‘we don’t want them’ | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

A summary of responses to an article posted a couple of weeks ago about why faculties remain predominantly white.

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Why Strategy Execution Unravels—and What to Do About It

Why Strategy Execution Unravels—and What to Do About It | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Strategy isn't always the hard part—implementation is. Here are 5 myths of strategy execution and how you can make sure your next strategy is a success.

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How Debates Change College Campuses

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Longwood University, which will host tonight's US vice-presidential debate, has used the debate to focus more of its curriculum on civic engagement.

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Boise State’s Innovation Guru Pushes a Start-Up Approach as a Model for Change

Boise State’s Innovation Guru Pushes a Start-Up Approach as a Model for Change | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

How an innovation center allows a midtier public university to experiment with new approaches to student success.

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Integrated Planning: Peter Morville interviews Jim Young

SCUP's chief learning officer Jim Young explores strategy, learning, and integrated planning for colleges and universities.

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Ride-Sharing Services and Boundary-Blurring Buildings: A Vision of the Future Campus

Ride-Sharing Services and Boundary-Blurring Buildings: A Vision of the Future Campus | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

How might the Internet of Things influence the physical campus in the future? A futurist weighs in.

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‘Enjoy the holiday without being extremely offensive’: Some colleges advise students on Halloween costumes

‘Enjoy the holiday without being extremely offensive’: Some colleges advise students on Halloween costumes | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

As Halloween parties begin, some colleges are trying to guide what costumes students wear.

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Discovering Hidden Barriers to Community College Enrollment and Success

Discovering Hidden Barriers to Community College Enrollment and Success | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

How community college student onboarding is like a game of Chutes and Ladders—and what institutions can do to change it.

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Faculty Strike Throws Pennsylvania’s State-Owned Colleges Into ‘Organized Chaos’

Faculty Strike Throws Pennsylvania’s State-Owned Colleges Into ‘Organized Chaos’ | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

Years of close calls during collective bargaining led the 14-campus system to develop contingency plans in the event of a work stoppage. The test now is how well those plans will work.

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New book makes case for reforming the faculty role and proposes model of a 'scholarly educator'

New book makes case for reforming the faculty role and proposes model of a 'scholarly educator' | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

A new book looks at the effect of the "adjudification" of faculty and offers models for the future that m ore intentionally design the faculty role.

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Does Performance Funding Work?

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Does performance funding for higher education actually work? According to the authors of a new book on the topic, the answer is both yes and no.

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russpierson's curator insight, October 10, 2016 11:59 AM
Does it work? Yes ... And no.
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The Three Greatest Obstacles to Improving Student Success?

The Three Greatest Obstacles to Improving Student Success? | SCUP Links | Scoop.it

In a recent survey, higher ed administrators and experts identified the biggest obstacles to improving student success and what they think are the most promising solutions.

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Peter Dlugos's curator insight, October 3, 2016 11:53 AM
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