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The Summer Institute 2022

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The Summer Institute 2022

Monday, May 16 from 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 17 from 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 18 from 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

The annual Summer Institute faculty professional development event is hosted by the Undergraduate Education office and gathers educators from three programs:  

Participants at the 2022 Summer Institute were engaged through learning, reflection, and planning sessions and workshops to produce a better experience for the students at Virginia Tech. Our campus partners, expert keynote speakers, and participating faculty members collaborated to explore how available university data and other academic tools can better support students and their success, while also attending to their own growth and wellness. For more information and access to the course materials and shared resources, please sign-up via the Canvas Course.

Bethany Miller, Ph.D.


Bethany Miller, Ph.d.
Director of Institution Research and Assessment
Macalester College

Bethany joined the IR office at Macalester in 2020. She received her Ph.D. in Research, Evaluation, Statistics, and Assessment from the University of Southern Mississippi. Her research interests include equity, student success, and inclusive excellence. She is active in regional and national organizations related to Institutional Research and Assessment including Association for Institutional Research (AIR), Higher Education Data Sharing Consortium (HEDS), and Association for Institutional Research of the Upper Midwest (AIRUM); and is a frequent presenter at regional and national conferences on topics related to assessment and student success. View Bethany's LinkedIn profile.

Pathways to General Education
Stephen Biscotte
Assistant Provost for Undergraduate Education

First-Year Experiences
Kendria Mason
Coordinator for First-Year Experiences

Inclusive Excellence
Jill Sible
Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education

The Summer Institute 2022 Sponsored by

Questions? Contact Evelyn Compton, Administrative Assistant for Undergraduate Education and Inclusive Excellence Program Coordinator, at 540-231-3580.