Calendar and Current Events

Academic Program Review Calendar & Events 2019 - 2020

Acronyms:
AMT:
Administrative Management Team (VP Designee who represents the administration in the APR collaboration with faculty)
APR: Academic Program Review
APROC: Academic Program Review Oversight Committee
IST: Implementation Steering Team
IR: Institutional Research
PRC: Program Review Committee

Event Details:

APROC Annual Process Review Evaluation Retreat September 23-24, 2019

Prior to Fall 2019, APROC and colleagues meet for two full days of reviewing the APR process and practices to find ways to enhance program review.

Date: Sep 23, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Downtown Center 420 (DCA 420)

Date: Sep 24, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Main Campus LCC04/203

Fall 2019 In-Service September 26, 2019

During the Sept 2019 Fall In-Service for employees, lead faculty who have completed their self-study report will provide insight into their process via posters in the CML lobby alcoves. This will be followed by a presentation about APR. Please join us. See the In-Service schedule for details.

Orientation/Kickoff for Programs Joining APR October 10-11, 2019

In October 2019, new participants (lead faculty, program faculty and deans) will be invited to attend one of two orientation sessions where they will learn about the process, meet their APR and Assessment coaches, schedule a consultation with Institutional Research, preview the database that will help them chart their progress and discuss their first steps.

If your program is beginning its self-study phase this year, or you are considering taking up APR this year, or if you are just curious, please attend and learn more about Academic Program Review at Lane.

When: Oct 10, 2019
Where: CEN 430 
Time: TBD

Implementation Plans due November 30, 2019

Faculty and deans beginning year 2, the Implementation Phase, collaboratively draft an Implementation Plan, meet with the Implementation Steering Team and complete their plan by Nov 30th. For more information see APR Year 2 webpage.

Luncheon with Mid-Cycle PRC Leads, APROC, VP Paul Jarrell January TBD, 2020

Date: January TBD, 2020
Time: TBD
Location: CEN 430

Winter Check-in for PRC Leads (Y1) with APROC and IR February 20-21, 2020

During Winter term, Program Review Committee leads working on their self-studies meet with their coach, members of APROC and Institutional Research to discuss their progress and timelines, share any barriers they've encountered, request support, and share their discoveries. 

Date: February 20, 2020
Time: TBD
Location: CEN 430

Date: February 21, 2020
Time: tbd
Location: CEN 430

APROC Annual Process Eval. with ASA Vice President, AVP Planning & Institutional Effectiveness TBD, 2020

APROC will meet with ASA VP & AVP to discuss the APR process and mutually consider and implement improvements. This annual step is part of the continuous improvement process.

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: CEN 430

APR Spring Round Up for PRC Leads (Y1) April 23-24, 2020

PRC Leads from all programs undertaking their self-studies presented their findings and brought forward their questions during the Spring Roundup, 2019. Another Roundup will be held annually. This meeting provides support to leads and engages faculty across disciplines in the process of completing their self-study reports.

Date: April 23-24, 2020
Time: TBD
Location: CEN 430

Lane Board of Education Report 

Academic Program Review presented its annual report to the Board at the May 2019 Board Meeting and will present again in Fall 2019. The May report, which included presentations by Physical Therapist Assistant Program Coordinator and APR Lead Christina Howard and Music Instructor and APR Lead Matthew Svoboda, was well received.