First gradSERU Symposium Provided an International Assessment of Graduate Education

The Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) Consortium recently developed a new SERU Graduate Student Survey (gradSERU) reflecting the importance of understanding and seeking improvements in graduate education in an era of increased global competition for talent. In 2018, nine universities participated in gradSERU, including the University of Toronto, University of Minnesota, Michigan State University, University of Pittsburgh, University of Delaware, Bremen University, Lund University, and Utrecht University.Other universities that plan to administering gradSERU include the University of Iowa, the University of Oregon, the University of Connecticut, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, the University of Maryland, Göttingen University, Osaka University, Victoria University at Wellington, Lancaster University, and other major research universities.  (Read more.)

The Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) Consortium is an academic and policy research collaboration based at Center for Studies in Higher Education at the University of California – Berkeley (CSHE) working in partnership with the University of Minnesota, the International Graduate Insight Group Ltd (i-graduate), the Higher School of Economics – Moscow, and member universities.

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Leading in a Multicultural and Global Environment

The Executive Leadership Academy (ELA) prepares visionary higher education leaders to guide their institutions in a multicultural environment. ELA is designed for individuals from all backgrounds interested in advancement to high-level management positions such as dean, vice president, provost, president, and chancellor.

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The Center for Studies in Higher Education is excited to announce that our seminar series and other events are available for viewing through YouTube.