Written by Seth Kamen, Co-Lead, AACRAO Technology & Transfer Summit
A variety of topics will be covered at this year’s Technology & Transfer Virtual Summit held from July 11 – 13. Attendees will have the opportunity to collaborate, learn, and engage with leading experts in higher education.
For those interested in Veteran, Military or Adult Student Populations:
Virginia’s Community College System will be presenting, Credits2Careers: Using Technology to help Veterans in their Educational Journey, which will demonstrate how their interactive portal helps students translate the skills they acquired in the military for college credit.
A session on CPL: History, Benefits, and Future Applications, will be offered to share historical trends and best practices to help influence CPL policy at your institution.
For those working with transcripts:
In New Twist on Transcript Evaluations: Embedding Transparency in the Transcript Evaluation Process, one college will share how a new state regulation opened the opportunity to increase support for all transfer students.
Institutions that use Slate may be interested in Optimizing Slate for Transfer Credit Entry/Evaluations: How Slate Forms Transformed Transfer Credit Evaluations at Montclair State University.
Interested in DEI initiatives? Learn more by attending one of those sessions:
A workshop on identifying your own role as a transfer student-focused DEI advocate
Identifying factors impacting upward transfer among African American/Black community college students provides findings from a rigorous study of the factors that impact African American students' likelihood of transfer
Are you a data person?
You can see more information about these and other sessions here, keeping in mind that our session inventory continues to change. Additional topics include Transfer Honors Societies, an interview with NISTS’s Transfer Champions, Transfer and Technology Legislative Updates, Using ChatGPT for Admission Essays, and more.
Register before May 31, 2023 to receive your early-bird discount at the 2023 Technology & Transfer Virtual Summit.