Interstate Passport®  Briefing 

Meet the passport state facilitator for California

Tom Krabacher, Passport State Facilitator

Tom Krabacher is the chair and a faculty member of the Department of Geography at the California State University (CSU), Sacramento. For over 25 years he has instructed students in a variety of geography courses on topics covering climate, population, and demographics. For the past decade, Krabacher has also served on the statewide Academic Senate of the CSU, with responsibility for monitoring higher education legislation at the state level.

 

Joining Interstate Passport as a state or one institution at a time?

by Jane Sherman, passport state coordinator

Of the 10 states with Interstate Passport Network member institutions, two have included all public colleges and universities as Network members from the beginning, and one is working toward that status now. How and why did those two states each decide to join en bloc? Why is the third contemplating that step now? And how is that different from individual institutions’ motivation to join the Network?

 

Interstate Passport expands its Student Transfer Destinations by State website

Student Transfer Destinations by State

Originally developed by Interstate Passport for the WICHE region several years ago, the Student Transfer Destinations by State website demonstrated transfer patterns of students in the west for the 2006 cohort based on data secured from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center (NSCRC). As the Interstate Passport Network has grown and expanded to a nationwide program with 28 members in 10 different states, this site has recently been expanded to include all 50 states and territories.

Meet University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville institutional liaison

Beverly Meinzer

Meet Beverly Meinzer who 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 the past five years.

Passport Review Board to convene for its annual meeting

Interstate Passport Review Board Meeting

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 policy experts.