Thursday April 20, 4:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Track(s): 
Track 2: Student Engagement, Co-curricular Programs, and Mission Fulfillment
Track 4: The Impact of the Changing Higher Education Landscape on Institutional Mission
Changing the Focus: An Innovative Model for Engaging Students and Using the Student Voice in Planning for and Implementing Change

As higher education evolves, institutions must ensure that students have a voice in decision-making that impacts their educational experience. In this session, the presenters will discuss a model for online focus groups that engaged students and informed curricular revisions, program reviews, and improvements to policies and processes in the university.

Allison Hesse
Associate Director of Assessment
Ashford University
Eric Klein
Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Ashford University