Upcoming Events

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


Open Educational Resources in Dual Enrollment: Equitable Access and College Affordability

28 Jul 2021

Using open educational resources in dual enrollment can open pathways to postsecondary education for minority and low-income students. Speakers: Charlotte Dailey, Program Specialist, Open Educational Resources, Southern Regional Education...

Creating More Consistency in Cost Savings and ROI Metrics to Build the Case for OER

18 Aug 2021

As part of our work with the National Consortium for Open Educational Resources (NCOER) and thanks to generous support from the Hewlett Foundation, the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC)...

The Cost of OER and Return on Investment

18 Aug 2021

Decision makers at all levels ─ states, postsecondary institutions and K-12 ─ will better understand the perceived costs of OER, cost savings, and the returns on investment. Counting the Costs    Tanya...

Dual Enrollment in CTE: Making a Case for Student Success

22 Sep 2021

Integrating OER in dual enrollment for career and technical education can lead to student success in K-12 and postsecondary studies. Details, speakers and registration will be announced soon.

2021 WCET Annual Meeting

02 Nov 2021

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 2021

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


Alliance Annual Meeting

23 Mar 2022

The Western Alliance of Community College Academic Leaders (Alliance) is a membership organization that serves as an incubator for collaborating and problem-solving among chief academic officers (or equivalent) at WICHE-region community...

Forum Annual Meeting

20 Apr 2022

The Western Academic Leadership Forum (Forum) is a membership organization that serves as a collaborative network to exchange ideas and information, share resources and expertise among provosts, academic vice presidents, chief...

2022 Spring Commission Meeting

23 May 2022

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

2022 Fall Commission Meeting

10 Nov 2022

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

Past Events

2021 Western Academic Leadership Academy

21 Jul 2021

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...

Mental Health on College Campuses During a Pandemic

01 Jun 2021

The New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE) is pairing with Western Interstate Commission on Higher Education (WICHE) to present a webinar about mental health on college campuses before...

The State of the Skills Gap: Connecting Education with Career Outcomes

25 May 2021

The challenge of the skills gap continues to be a priority for higher education and employers alike. Join WCET as we bring together a panel of thought leaders from...

The “DETA” Behind Inclusive EdTech Practices: A Research Review from DETA and WCET

20 May 2021

WCET partnered with the National Research Center for Distance Education and Technological Advancements (DETA) to conduct a review equity-focused research in digital learning. This compilation is meant to inform...

WCET & SAN Member Virtual Policy Series

19 May 2021

A complimentary series of webinars for WCET and SAN Members Join WCET’s policy experts the third Wednesday of March, April, and May for a deeper dive into the hot...

2021 Spring Commission Meeting

18 May 2021

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

Technology-Enabled Alternative Assessment: What It Looks Like and How to Bring It to Your Institution

14 Apr 2021

Hosted in partnership with the Advanced Learning Technologies Lab. As a follow up to the March 23 WCET webcast, Alternative Assessments in Digital Learning in Higher Education: Global Perspectives,...

Smoothing the Bumps in the Road: How to Better Articulate Articulation

09 Apr 2021

As higher education continues to navigate the negative impact COVID-19 is having on student enrollment, leaders must be aware that transfer students are also being significantly affected. Learn from...

WCET Virtual Summit

06 Apr 2021

Join WCET for a virtual Summit miniseries on key topics that will influence the work you and your colleagues do at your institution throughout 2021. Dropping the first Tuesday...

A WCET Closer Conversation: Mentoring Women in Digital Learning

26 Mar 2021

Mentoring is essential to our growth as leaders and professionals. How can we leverage the WCET community to create connections and support women in higher education digital learning to...

Alternative Assessments in Digital Learning in Higher Education: Global Perspectives

23 Mar 2021

Hosted in partnership with OneHE. Remote learning highlighted some of the challenges associated with assessments via online learning. Proctoring, identity verification, and other means of authenticating the learner taking the...

Supporting Rural Colleges through Collaborations

05 Mar 2021

While all institutions of higher education have been impacted by and, in response, adapted to the pandemic, rural-serving institutions and their respective communities have faced particularly significant challenges during...