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February 5, 2019 | 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. View Recurrence Dates
Category: Other
Location: Undergraduate Library, David Adamany Atrium | Map
5155 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Occurring: Daily until February, 8th 2019 View Recurrence Dates
Audience: Academic Staff, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty

Improving student learning through data-informed decisions is at the core of good program assessment. See posters about the impact it has had in academic and student services programs, the scholarly presentations given at a national assessment conference, and the grant projects that will support improved assessment practices:

Impact on programs:

  • Krista Brumley: Sociology (PhD)
  • Susan Dials: Manufacturing Engineering (MS)
  • Carla Harting, Erica Edwards, Sarah Lenoff, Ben Pogodzinski, and Carolyn Shields: Educational Leadership (EdD, Ed Spec, MEd, PhD)
  • Randie Kruman: Student Disability Services
  • VéraLúcia Mendes-Kramer: Pathologist’s Assistant (MS)
  • Cheryl Somers: Advanced Graduate Studies in School Psychology (GC)

Scholarly presentations at the 2018 IUPUI Assessment Institute by:

  • Stefanie Baier: Assessing Learning Communities’ Use of High-Impact Practices:
  • Stefanie Baier, Cathy Barrette, Amy Cooper, Mark Evely, and Heather Sandlin: Building Engagement in Assessment
  • Justine Gortney, Jason Booz, Minakshi Lahiri, and Robert Reaves: Assessing Students Personal and Professional Development
  • Minakshi Lahiri and Justine Gortney: Using Focus Groups to Assess Students’ Perspectives on Learning

WSU Assessment grant projects:

  • Chemistry: Andrea Matti and Regina Zibuck
  • Communication: Anita Mixon, Brandon Hensley, and Denise Vultee
  • History: Jennifer Hart and Betsy Lublin
  • Pharmacy Practice: Justine Gortney, Francine Salinitri, Brittany Stewart, and Joseph Fava
  • Physical Therapy: Martha Schiller and Kristina Reid
  • Social Work: Shirley Thomas, Neva Nahan, and Joy Ernst
  • WRT Zone: Jule Thomas, Rugh Boeder, Sarah Primeau, Clare Russell, James Lee, Carly Cirilli


Congratulations to all!

For more information about improving student learning through program assessment, please visit the WSU Assessment website.

For more information about this event, please contact Cathy Barrette, WSU Director of Assessment at (313)577-1615 or