• New University of Illinois President Cites CIC in Newspaper Q&A

    May 18, 2010, 21:51 PM

    Michael Hogan, the new president at the University of Illinois, extolled the value of the CIC to the Big Ten Conference members during a recent interview with The (Champaign-Urbana) News-Gazette. "The Committee on Institutional Cooperation ... brings together presidents and...

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  • Erickson, Allen featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

    May 18, 2010, 15:13 PM

    CIC Chair Rodney A. Erickson, executive vice president and provost of Pennsylvania State University, and Director Barbara McFadden Allen, were featured in a recent article printed in the May 16 edition of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The article addresses the...

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  • Summarizes Collaboration in the CIC

    Mar 4, 2010, 22:07 PM

    A blog post dated March 3 shines a spotlight on the depth and intensity of collaboration in the CIC. "One of the things that make this organization so great is that it is a voluntary academic alliance, and the...

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  • Minnesota Daily Profiles the CIC

    Feb 26, 2010, 15:19 PM

    A profile of the CIC and the University of Minnesota's participation in the consortium appeared in the Feb. 24 edition of the Minnesota Daily, the campus student newspaper. The article provides an overview of the CIC's mission and efforts, including...

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  • Allen, CIC Featured in Business Officer Magazine

    Feb 24, 2010, 12:09 PM

    CIC strategic collaborations that save money and also achieve intangible benefits for its member universities are highlighted in the article "All For One, One For All" published in the February edition of Business Officer Magazine. Director Barbara McFadden Allen is...

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  • Journal Article Discusses Value of CIC Affiliation

    Feb 2, 2010, 11:34 AM

    An article in the most recent edition of the academic journal New Directions in Higher Education (Volume 2009 Issue 148, Pages 55 - 63) cites the Committee on Institutional Cooperation and its value to its member institutions, almost all of...

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  • New York Times Mentions CIC in Jan. 30 Article

    Feb 1, 2010, 10:56 AM

    An article in the Jan. 30 edition of the New York Times about the Big Ten Conference studying potential expansion plans included discussion of the role academics play in the Conference - and a mention of the Committee on Institutional...

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  • CIC named one of the "nation's best consortia"

    Aug 7, 2009, 16:05 PM

    An article in the latest issue of Higher Education Consortia magazine singles out the Committee on Institutional Cooperation as one of the nation’s most successful consortia. In his essay, “Leaderful Behavior: How Cost Containment Is Enabled by Collaborative Behavior,” Phillip...

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  • CIC Featured in Higher Education Consortia Magazine

    May 15, 2009, 16:10 PM

    The Spring 2009 edition of Higher Education Consortia magazine highlights high-impact CIC collaborations in its cover article, "Building Trust and Innovation: Voluntary Collaboration in the Committee on Institutional Cooperation." The article offers insights into how the CIC developed a culture...

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  • CIC Director's Essay Featured on GlobalHigherEd

    Feb 4, 2009, 16:03 PM

    CIC Director Barbara McFadden Allen outlines the framework for the organization's success in higher education collaborations in a Jan. 31 guest essay for GlobalHigherEd, a web log that tracks the construction of global knowledge and spaces for the "knowledge economy."...

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