Thursday April 20, 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Track(s): 
Track 1: The Mission of Student Learning
Track 2: Student Engagement, Co-curricular Programs, and Mission Fulfillment
Track 3: Faculty Engagement and Mission Fulfillment
Track 4: The Impact of the Changing Higher Education Landscape on Institutional Mission
Rigorous Assessment Software: Reap Benefits by Engaging Key Stakeholders – Faculty AND Students

Creating a culture of assessment is challenging. Join Pepperdine University and Point Loma Nazarene University to explore how each institution successfully implemented assessment processes to build climates of trust with key assessment contributors, focused on the sharing of data for transparency and improvement. This session will explore how via™, LiveText’s assessment platform, helped these institutions capture the right kinds of information from all learning experiences so that students, faculty, and administrators could improve. As a special bonus, hear directly from students from each institution and see how their work has been impacted.

Lisa Bortman
Associate Provost, Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment; Director of Assessment, Seaver College; WSCUC Accreditation Liaison Officer
Pepperdine
Susan D. Rogers
Academic Director, PLNU Early Childhood Learning Center
Point Loma Nazarene University
Katie Jacobson
Director of Instructional Technology
Point Loma Nazarene University
Rahul Nandi
Sr. Educational Consultant
LiveText, Inc.