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Dean Lisa Dresdner Taking on Leadership Role at Naugatuck Valley Community College
On August 1, President Daisy Cocco De Filippis will be retiring as president of Naugatuck Community College after 12 years at the helm.
Jul 06, 2020

Board of Regents Funds Free Community College Programs for Fall 2020 Semester
The Board of Regents for Higher Education (BOR) today allocated $3 million in one-time funding to launch the Pledge to Advance Connecticut (PACT).
Jun 18, 2020

CSCU Embarks on Path to Ensure Employability of its Graduates
The QA Commons assessment will help Connecticut State Colleges & Universities restructure academic program review to help students succeed in their careers
Jun 10, 2020

CSCU Names Regional Workforce Development and Fiscal Officers
Will be responsible for the creation and administration of comprehensive workforce development strategies and initiatives that serve the needs of students/job seeker and the region’s business community
Jun 01, 2020

Message from CSCU President Mark Ojakian: CSCU Campuses Plan to Open this Fall
I am excited to announce that we are planning to return to our campuses in fall 2020 with significant measures in place to make our institutions as safe as possible.
May 29, 2020

12 Students from the Connecticut State Universities Receive Henry Barnard Awards
Twelve outstanding students from the four Connecticut State Universities were awarded the prestigious Henry Barnard Distinguished Student Award by the CSCU Foundation
May 22, 2020

Phi Theta Kappa Recognizes Connecticut Community College Chapters with Top Awards
PTK is the international honor society for two-year colleges, and the PTK Catalyst event celebrates chapter excellence and student leadership among more than 1,300 chapters in 11 nations
May 22, 2020

2019–20 Board of Regents Faculty Awards
CSCU Faculty Recognized for Excellence in Teaching and Research
May 20, 2020

FAC Conference 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017, Central Connecticut State University
The 2017 Faculty Advisory Committee Conference on Student Success & Shared Governance will be held at Central Connecticut State University on Friday, April 7, 2017. Save the date! More details will be available soon.

Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Summit

May 6, 2016, Manchester Community College
Should the institutions of the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities System be concerned about calls for greater accountability? When asked, how do CSCU institutions document the value of the education provided to their students, what is the response? Are CSCU faculty members sufficiently engaged in determining the degree to which their students acquire the skills and knowledge purported in their syllabus? Are assessment results meticulously analyzed and purposefully utilized to bring about improvements in student learning, continuously? This colloquy continues at the SLO Assessment Summit.
Register to attend the Summit View Itinerary (pdf)

Student Success & Shared Governance

Friday, April 8, 2016, Housatonic Community College
The Faculty Advisory Committee held its Second Annual Conference on Friday, April 8, 2016 at Housatonic Community College. Videos & Media