ITTPC and IMTPC Now Accepting Nominations for Outstanding Tutor and Outstanding Mentor Awards
The respective ITTPC and IMTPC committees are now accepting Outstanding Tutor Award and Outstanding Mentor Award nominations for the 2014-2015 academic year. The awards are given annually to one peer tutor and one peer mentor from any one of our certified tutor training or mentor training programs. The awards honor the work of student tutors and peer mentors who contribute much to the academic success of their peers and enrich our professional lives through their hard work, dedication, and enthusiasm. All completed applications must be received no later than 11:59 PM on May 15, 2015. Partial or incomplete applications will not be considered. Please visit the ITTPC or IMTPC pages and click on the appropriate tabs for complete guidelines.
2015 Annual Conference Call for Proposals: Now Closed
The 2015 Annual Conference Call for Proposals is now closed. Thank you to all those who submitted a proposal! We are still looking for volunteers to review submissions. If you are interested in serving as a reviewer, you can sign up here.
Students, faculty and administrators in Louisiana are under a cloud of uncertainty as state officials look for revenue streams to avoid making one of the largest cuts to higher education in history.
University's action over student who posted a swastika on a bulletin board sets off international debate
George Washington U is taking action against Jewish student who posted a symbol he brought back from India. Other campuses are accused of not doing enough about the hateful use of the image.Image Source:Wikipedia
The for-profit college says it's immediately ending operations at its remaining campuses, interrupting the studies of some 16,000 students and possibly sticking the government with a bill for discharged loans.