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  • Vision Continues to Gain Momentum as HathiTrust Grows

    Oct 26, 2010
    Another university has joined forces with HathiTrust, and the shared digital repository that was co-founded by the CIC continues to gain momentum. The Utah Statesman, the student newspaper of Utah State University, reported in its Friday, Oct. 21 editions that...
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    • Library Initiatives
  • Indiana Student Newspaper Article Puts the CIC in the Spotlight

    Oct 25, 2010
    Through interviews with several Indiana University administrators, the Indiana Daily Student describes the role of the CIC in an article published Oct. 21. The article introduces the CIC as the academic consortium of the Big Ten universities and the University...
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  • Chronicle Blog Post Hails HathiTrust for Research, Mentions CIC

    Oct 15, 2010
    A recent blog post (10/12) on the Chronicle of Higher Education website details one faculty researcher's experience using the HathiTrust, the shared digital repository co-founded by the CIC members, as well as the University of Michigan's Mirlyn library catalog. Blogger...
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    • Library Initiatives
  • 2010-11 Academic Leadership Program Kicks Off in Madison

    Oct 14, 2010
    The 2010-11 Academic Leadership Program Fellows will convene for the program's first seminar Oct. 14-16 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Fluno Center For Executive Education. The CIC’s signature professional development opportunity, ALP consists of three intensive three-day seminars which rotate...
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    • Professional Development
  • CIC Doctoral Directory Advances Diversity

    Oct 11, 2010
    The CIC invites all doctoral recipients from CIC universities who are members of underrepresented minority groups to enroll in the CIC Doctoral Directory. The Doctoral Directory is a searchable online database that is available to the public via the CIC...
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    • Academic Collaboration
  • CIC to Co-Sponsor 2010 Globalization and the Midwest Conference

    Oct 06, 2010
    The third annual Globalization and the Midwest Conference, "Financing the Midwest Energy Transition: Innovation and Infrastructure," will examine the financial challenges and opportunities posed by the global energy transition, with a focus on the Midwest. The conference, co-sponsored by the...
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    • General
  • CIC Universities Among Leaders in Total Research Expenditures, NSF Survey Says

    Oct 04, 2010
    The National Science Foundation Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities and Colleges, released in late September, reveals that CIC institutions are among the top in the nation in academic research and development spending in science and engineering fields...
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  • ALP to get Underway Oct. 14

    Oct 01, 2010
    http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/faculty_staff_news/2010/100930_CIC-Fellows.html...
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