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Meet the institutional liaison from the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series December 2018

Meet Beverly Meinzer is an instructor at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB). Since 2003, her main responsibilities have included teaching courses in chemistry and physical science, as well as serving as a faculty advisor to about 70 students. In addition, she is a member of Curriculum Committee and was committee chair for […]

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Equity and transfer students

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series December 2018

Though institutions and organizations are working to improve student transfer, there are still challenges in particular around equity. Several reports from the Community Colleges Research Initiative on transfer partnerships provide insight and recommendations to address these challenges. Recent articles in Education Dive and Inside Higher Ed examine how institutions are addressing equity at the local […]

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Interstate Passport’s equity agenda

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series December 2018

by Jane Sherman, Passport State Coordinator Interstate Passport is specifically designed to save students time and money and to encourage them to transfer to complete a bachelor’s degree by certifying that they have achieved transfer-ready learning. This combination of characteristics – economy and encouragement – is the core of Interstate Passport and embodies its entire […]

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Twenty-eight members and counting! University of Wyoming joins the Interstate Passport Network

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series December 2018

The Interstate Passport Network welcomes its newest member, University of Wyoming (UW) in Laramie, Wyoming. The Network now encompasses 28 institutions across 10 states and is aiming for comprehensive national coverage. Founded in 1886, UW is the only public, four-year university in the state of Wyoming. It is a land-grant research institution and provides numerous […]

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Passport Review Board to Convene for its Annual Meeting

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series December 2018

The Interstate Passport Review Board will hold its annual meeting in Boulder, Colorado, January 31, 2019 – February 1, 2019. The Board consists of the Passport State Facilitator from each member state — Arkansas, California, Idaho, Hawaii, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming — as well as transfer, learning outcomes, institutional research, evaluation, and state […]