The PLA Boost: Results from a 72-Institution Targeted Study of Prior Learning Assessment and Adult Student Outcomes

22 Oct

New research findings from the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL) and WICHE suggest that policies and practices that support prior learning assessment (PLA) have the potential to...

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...

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...

The Evolving Nature of Social Connections: Promoting Well-Being in Times of Crisis

22 Jul

Session two of three: Rural Social Isolation and Loneliness Series This session will address programs designed to make connections between and among individuals and organizations to promote well-being in the...

Effective Institutional Agreements Between Tribes and Colleges and Universities

05 Nov

Discussion of effective tribal partnerships and higher education institutions. View the complete webinar here.

2020 Mountain Plains MHTTC Trainings

25 Jun

In collaboration with the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Great Lakes Mental Health Technology Transfer Center (MHTTC) in Region 5, Mountain Plains MHTTC will be presenting a three...

Higher Education and American Economic Mobility Amid COVID-19

01 Jun

For most people, gaining an education and thus improving one’s chances in the job market is the key to economic mobility. This particularly pertinent at a time when up...