October 2017 NewsCap
August 2017 NEWSCAP
- WCET’s Z Initiative targets soaring textbook costs
- Digital Inclusion Award honoree brings NASA imprimatur to tribal college
- 20,000-plus Passports awarded in program's first broad-launch year
- 100 visit Salt Lake for WCET Leadership Summit
- New Mexico tribal institution first to join SARA distance-ed initiative
- WICHE Reading Room
- Underserved areas gain from WICHE-backed psychology internships
- WICHE welcomes new commissioner Nick Hacker
- Save these dates!
- WICHE on the road
- Did you know?
June 2017 NewsCap
- Five WICHE Commissioners appointed, two reappointed
- WRGP adds 50 graduate programs
- Reports released on tuition and fees in Western states, distance education enrollment
- Interstate Passport Network announces new members
- College in High School Alliance kicks off
April 2017 NewsCap
- WICHE Commission News
- WICHE Media Coverage
- WICHE Program and Initiative Updates
February 2017 NewsCap
- Record-setting enrollment, savings for WICHE’s student exchange programs
- New website for Knocking at the College Door projections and trends
- Upcoming meetings for chief academic officers of two- and four-year institutions and systems
- Interstate PassportSM initiative continues to scale up
December 2016 NewsCap
- 9th edition of Knocking at the College Door: Projections of High School Graduates released on December 6
- WICHE Commission elects new officers
- Record Western Undergraduate Exchange enrollments reported
- New tuition and fees and 2016 legislative actions reports available
- WCET webcast explores 2016 election results
August 2016 WICHE NewsCap
- WICHE President Joe Garcia begins his outreach to Western states.
- Eleven institutions in Hawai‘i, Utah, and Wyoming to begin awarding Interstate Passport this fall.
- Matt Freeman, Jim Hansen reappointed to WICHE Commission, and WCET Executive Council welcomes two new members.
- Aspiring chief academic officers from WICHE states begin yearlong professional development program.
- Registration now open for Interstate Passport webinars, WCET Annual Meeting, and workshop for state authorization compliance managers.
June 2016 WICHE NewsCap
- Joe Garcia assumes presidency of WICHE.
- WICHE region’s Pacific Islands membership now includes Guam.
- The latest data on college tuition and fees in Western states.
- 31 new high-quality graduate programs available through WRGP.
- Key elements of Interstate Passport Framework now in place.
- New from WCET: distance education enrollment, open educational resources, academic integrity.
March 2016 WICHE NEWSCAP
- Nearly 38,000 students benefitting from WICHE exchange programs in 2015-16.
- Six new states now working on development of Interstate Passport.
- WCET report looks at policies, practices affecting adjunct faculty teaching online.
- ACCN webinar focuses on advising adult learners.
January 2016 WICHE NewsCap
- Message from WICHE President David Longanecker
- Upcoming summit, webinars focused on connecting credentials
- 2015 WCET awards for eLearning leadership and innovation
- Impact of high school mentoring programs in Alaska, Idaho
- New WICHE Commission appointees