April 2014 Meeting Summary

Integrating International and Domestic Students:  Past, Present, and Future

Michelle Cohenour, Director, Retention & Early Intervention, and Andrew Beckett, Assistant Dean, University College, provided an overview of international student data from MAP-Works. If you would like more information about international student MAP-Works data please contact Andrew Beckett (andrew-beckett@uiowa.edu).

Lee Seedorff, Senior Associate Director, International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS), provided an overview of ISSS staff and services, outlined other campus and community programs for international students, and shared some research on international and domestic student relations.  To view Lee’s presentation please click here and click here for her handout. If you have any questions please contact Lee (lee-seedorff@uiowa.edu).


Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) Survey

Wayne Jacobson, Assessment Director, Office of the Provost, gave a brief update on SERU. SERU seeks to broaden our understanding of undergraduate experiences on campuses like ours and to promote a culture of institutional self-improvement. SERU is currently live, so please encourage students to complete it. Click here to view Wayne’s presentation. Visit the website, http://uc.uiowa.edu/about-survey, for more information and to help get the word out, http://uc.uiowa.edu/help-us-get-word-out.