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Events

EAB Presidential Experience Lab with Dreamscape Learn

Join Arizona State University President Michael Crow, acclaimed film producer/CEO of Dreamscape Immersive Walter Parkes, and EAB Chief Partner Officer Sally Amoruso for a hands-on exploration of the next horizon in technology-enhanced education. Sessions are limited to Presidents or Chancellors. 

EAB Presidential Roundtable

Please join us this winter for the return of our signature in-person meeting series where we will bring together progressive, forward-thinking presidents and chancellors to discuss the top challenges facing higher education. Sessions are limited to Presidents or Chancellors of our higher education partner institutions.

Research and Services

EAB Virtual Strategy Forum for Presidents: On-Demand Materials

Access the materials from our Virtual Strategy Forum sessions, where presidents learned about dynamic strategic planning and discussed emerging approaches with their peers.

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EAB Virtual Strategy Forum for Chiefs of Staff: On-Demand Materials

Get the resources from our Virtual Strategy Forums, where attendees learned about emerging approaches to dynamic strategy from EAB experts and peers.

Dynamic Strategy Resource Center

As competitive boundaries shift and student preferences evolve, the traditional model of higher ed strategic planning that results in a static, “sits on the shelf” document every five years is no longer sufficient. EAB’s resource center identifies eight strategic competencies that every leadership team must develop to overcome the pitfalls of periodic, stakeholder-driven planning cycles.

EAB’s Flexible Work Collaborative for Hybrid and Remote Employees

EAB has created the Flexible Work Collaborative for Hybrid and Remote Employees to help our partners understand the principles behind an effective flexible work policy, and develop a policy they can implement on their campus.

Quick Reads

Three ways to find your campus’ next strategic partner among existing contacts

At a recent convening of university leaders, 52% of attendees reported their greatest challenge to expanding their international partnerships is “identifying potential strategic-level partners.” Given these difficulties, finding an existing connection between your campus and a potential partner can help jump-start a long-term collaboration.

7 things higher ed leaders should know about HEERF III

On May 11th, the US Department of Education (ED) published their long-awaited funding allocations and guidance around the $39.6B allocated to the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF III) in the American Rescue Plan. ED’s new guidance builds upon their March 19th updated interpretation for HEERF II uses and lost revenue reimbursement.

How rising higher education leaders are tackling their pressing campus challenges

The 18 fellows in the 2020 Rising Higher Education Leaders Fellowship cohort tackled a wide range of issues in their capstone projects, reflecting the diversity of institutions and professional experiences of the participants. Several fellows deeply examined student success at their institutions, specifically focusing on equity issues. Others made recommendations for improving campus sustainability, building stronger online programs, and adjusting graduate tuition rates.

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