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Team Membership

Eleven-member team: one representative of the Law School; one representative of the Dental School; one representative from each of the colleges/schools (selected by the college/school); one representative from the library; one faculty member selected by the MFA from its members; and two administrative representatives

Reports to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs

Assessment Report Cycles and Submission Dates


Submission 1 Parts I, II, III (items 1-3)

Submission 2 Part III (Items 4-7)

Submission 3 Part III (Items 8-9)

Written Communication January 15, 2013 September 30, 2013 September 30, 2014
Oral Communication January 30, 2014 September 30, 2014 September 30, 2015
Social Responsibility February 27, 2015 September 30, 2016 September 30, 2017
Critical Thinking April 15, 2016 September 30, 2017 September 30, 2018


The Assessment Team seeks to collaborate with departments/programs/units to ensure that effective assessment of student learning occurs across the University. To assist in meeting this goal, the team requests that you complete the Assessment Report for your specific program. The form is listed below.

Program Assessment Form Written Communication 2012-14 (docx)

Program Assessment Form Oral Communication 2013-15 (docx)

Program Assessment Form Social Responsibility 2015-17 (docx)

Program Assessment Form Critical Thinking 2016-18 (docx)


Representatives from the Colleges/Schools/Library

Sharla Fasko, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts & Education (term expires 3/2016)

Mary Higby, Business Administration, College of Business Administration (term expires 3/2016)
TBD (term expires 3/2016)

TBD (term expires 3/2017)

Steve LaGrassa, School of Architecture (term expires 3/2017)

Jill Turner, Chairperson, Reference Department, School of Dentistry Library (term expires 3/2017)

Rosanne Burson, Nursing Practice, McAuley School of Nursing, College of Health Professions (term expires 3/2016) (MFA)

2 administrative representatives

Lara Wasner, Director, Foreign Language and Culture (term expires 8/2015)

Elizabeth Roberts-Kirchhoff, Director of Assessment (ex officio)

1 Dental School representative

Maureen Van Hook, Director, Dental Hygiene, School of Dentistry (term expires 8/2017)

1 Law School representative

Charisse Heath, Assistant Dean, Academic Success (term expires 8/2016)

2014-2015 Charge

Note: Numbers indicate the corresponding 2012-2017 University Strategic Plan action steps Click here to view

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