Pittsburgh, PA

THE BOARD’S ROLE IN STUDENT SUCCESS, COMPLETION, EQUITY & WORKFORCE Over forty-five (45) community college leaders and boards of trustees from four community colleges in Western Pennsylvania, participated in the 27th GISS institute, entitled The Board’ Role in Student Success, Completion, Equity and Workforce held on March 12-13, 2018, at the Community College of Allegheny… Read More

Tempe, AZ (2017)

To tackle the primary goals of access, retention, equity and completion, sixty (60) Arizona community college leaders and members of governing boards gathered at the Rio Salado Conference Center in Tempe, AZ, November 29-30, 2017, to focus on student success and diversity. Read More

Tribal Colleges and Universities – Orlando, FL

After three years, Tribal Colleges and Universities demonstrate their commitment to their students and Tribal communities. Board members and presidents from twenty-three (23) Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs) around the country actively participated in a two-day governance institute focused on data-informed decision making and student success in Orlando, Florida, October 7-8, 2017. Sponsored by the… Read More

Tribal Colleges and Universities – New Orleans, LA

GISS – TCU 2.0 2016: TAKING TCU GOVERNANCE FOR STUDENT SUCCESS TO THE NEXT LEVEL A second successful institute with over 90 participants from 26 tribal colleges/universities was held on October 7-9, 2016 in New Orleans, LA. Colleges reported on progress made since the last institute, identified what was working (safeguards), challenges that still needed… Read More