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  • CIC Highlighted in Online Essay on "Internationalization" of Higher Ed

    Nov 30, 2010
    In a recent essay posted on the Global Higher Ed blog, University of Wisconsin-Madison professor Kris Olds addresses the issue of how associations of universities can better navigate the emerging global higher education and research landscape, and cites the Committee...
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  • Students: CIC/Smithsonian Fellowship Applications Now Available

    Nov 18, 2010
    A groundbreaking partnership between the Committee on Institutional Cooperation and the Smithsonian Institution will enable six CIC students to serve one-year fellowships to support research in residence at Smithsonian Institution facilities. Fellowships carry a stipend of $30,000. All fields of...
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  • Call for Applications: Summer Faculty Workshop on Race and Ethnicity

    Nov 11, 2010
    Michigan State University, together with the CIC, is sponsoring a summer workshop for mid-career faculty members at CIC institutions engaged in research on race and ethnicity in the United States. The MSU-CIC Mid-Career Faculty Workshop on Race and Ethnicity: Making...
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  • SROP 2011 Application Now Open

    Nov 11, 2010
    The online application for the 25th edition of the Summer Research Opportunities Program is now open for potential applicants. SROP is a gateway to graduate education at CIC universities. It helps prepare undergraduates for graduate study through intensive research experiences with faculty mentors...
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    • Student Opportunities
  • Faculty: Learn About CourseShare During Nov. 10 Webinar

    Nov 04, 2010
    The CIC will present two webinars for faculty interested in learning more about CourseShare, the CIC's distance learning initiative, on Wednesday Nov. 10. To provide more opportunities for faculty to join us, the webinars will take place at either 9:00am...
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  • Northwestern Student Newspaper Highlights Digitization at NU

    Nov 03, 2010
    Northwestern University's student newspaper featured the University Library's participation in the Google digitization project in its article "Library books to go digital" published Nov. 1. The Daily Northwestern story mentions the CIC's partnership with Google and what it means for...
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    • Library Initiatives
  • Identity Management Projects Featured at Internet2 Fall Meeting

    Nov 02, 2010
    Two CIC Identity Management projects, InCommon Silver and Federating Wireless, are getting national recognition at the Internet2 Fall Member Meeting taking place this week in Atlanta. "InCommon Silver – Three Perspectives" will feature Jerry Mihaly (Penn State University), Christine Pruess...
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    • Technology Collaboration