2014 Annual Meeting

The 2014 Annual Meeting was held in Toronto, Ontario on April 24-26, 2014 at the Omni King Edward Hotel. Below you will find presentations from the 2014 Annual Meeting along with the final agenda.

Final Agenda (link)

Plenary Session I – What Every University Legal Counsel Wished Graduate Faculty, Graduate Deans, and Graduate Students Knew (or What Keeps Your University Legal Counsel Officers Up At Night?)
Harriet Lewis, York University
Sheila McCann, Georgetown University

Plenary Session II – Preparing Graduate Students for the Knowledge Economy
Mark Kristmanson, National Capital Commission
Martin Peryea, Bell HelicopterTextron
Helge Seetzen, TandemLaunch

Plenary Session III – Degree Progress: What It Is, How To Know Whether You’ve Got It, What To Do If You Don’t?
Kathleen Marie Baldwin, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Julie de Chantal University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Bette Elsden, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Jerry Weinberg, SIU-Edwardsville

Plenary Session IV – ‘Gradisfaction:’ Conceptualizing and Measuring Student Satisfaction in Graduate Programs
Hillary Arnold, Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario
Carrie Smith, Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario
Lydia Snover, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Plenary Session V – International Education and Mobility
Sigrid Berka, University of Rhode Island
Gary Slater, University of Ottawa

Closing Session – Inbox/Outbox: A Day in the Life of Graduate Deans