Upcoming Events

Collaborating and resource sharing through meetings, webinars, and other events

2020

OER Challenges and Opportunities

24 Sep

With expert panelists Elaine Thornton, Will Cross, and Jennryn Wetzler, we will explore a variety of topics related to Open Educational Resources for the Fall term, including 1) OER...

Campus and Community Collaborating on COVID-19

02 Oct

The impact of COVID on higher education and the surrounding communities has yet to be fully realized. The speakers on this panel will discuss the challenges of navigating the...

WCET 32nd Annual Meeting Seminar Series

06 Oct

The two-part series of topic-focused virtual discussions and experiences will bring together higher education community members, practitioners, and experts.

Keeping an Eye on the Prize: Equity and Inclusion During COVID

06 Nov

Diversity, inclusion, and equity is a goal for leaders across higher education. This session explores how COVID-19 has created additional challenges for leaders as they strive to create more...

2020 Fall Commission Meeting

12 Nov

WICHE's governing commission meets twice annually to discuss business of this interstate agency.

2021

2021 Spring Commission Meeting

17 May

WICHE's governing commission meets twice annually to discuss business of this interstate agency.

2021 Western Academic Leadership Academy

21 Jul

The Western Academic Leadership Academy (Academy), launched in 2015, is a year-long professional development program for academic leaders aspiring to become chief academic officers in the WICHE region’s postsecondary four-year sector. The...

2021 WCET Annual Meeting

02 Nov

Every fall, WCET convenes at the Annual Meeting in a variety of locations across the U.S. The meeting brings together professionals in higher ed and edtech to discuss major...

2021 Fall Commission Meeting

04 Nov

WICHE's governing commission meets twice annually to discuss business of this interstate agency.

2022

2022 Spring Commission Meeting

23 May

WICHE's governing commission meets twice annually to discuss business of this interstate agency.

2022 Fall Commission Meeting

10 Nov

WICHE's governing commission meets twice annually to discuss business of this interstate agency.

Past Events

Narrowing the Digital Divide: Pragmatic and Student-Centered Approaches

15 Sep

WCET is hosting a webcast discussion on the digital and technology divide many students are facing, as well as policies and strategies to address the issue, including: the status...

Long-Term Crisis Management: Strategies for Supporting Faculty and Staff Mental Health

11 Sep

A recent American Council on Education survey highlighted that 96% of Presidents agree that there will be high demand for mental health and support needs this coming fall. The...

Back to Basics Workshop 2020

10 Sep

Do you manage state authorization compliance at your institution? ….OR are you in another institution office such as financial aid, registrar, faculty, institutional research, or legal counsel and required...

WCET|SAN: Professional Licensure Notifications Now Required!

20 Aug

Join us to learn the specific aspects of the Federal regulations requiring notifications, strategies for Federal compliance, and notification requirements for institutions that participate in reciprocity for state institutional...

State Data Needs Meeting: Promoting Racial Justice in Higher Education through Data

13 Aug

A number of state agencies, national and regional organizations, federal agencies, and others have been working in recent years to improve postsecondary and employment data infrastructure. This work is...

WICHE Task Force Meeting IV

11 Aug

WICHE’s Task Force on Closing Postsecondary Attainment Gaps will convene virtually on August 11, providing an opportunity for the project’s state teams to share progress, collaboratively address challenges, and...

WCET: Good Practices in Online Teaching from Those Who Wrote the Books

06 Aug

Join us for an informal conversation with two experts who have written the books on online teaching, Dr. Tony Bates, author of Teaching in a Digital Age, and Dr....

Rural but Reachable: How to Build Grief Support by Creating Community

28 Jul

Session three of three: Rural Social Isolation and Loneliness Series What are the unique qualities of our rural environments which lend to us creating community surrounding our common denominator...