May 2018 

Envisioning 2020: The next two years may be momentous
The Board of Commissioners lays out a proposed work plan and timeline for redevelopment of the Commission Standards and Procedures. Read more.

Board of Commissioners names redevelopment task force
Should the membership vote to redevelop the accrediting Standards and Procedures, the 19-member task force is poised to begin work. Read more.

ATS launches consultations with other graduate professional educators: What they can teach us
As part of the Educational Models and Practices project, earlier this spring ATS hosted its first gathering of administrators and faculty from education, law, business, medical humanities, and social work to discuss the challenges facing educators in those fields. In an interview, Stephen Graham shares how the effort was conceived and what they have learned from one another so far. Read more.

New Century Fund to fund global initiative
At its April meeting, the ATS Board of Directors approved an allocation from the Association's New Century Fund to support the Global Awareness and Engagement Initiative. The project will explore what characterizes effective global partnerships and will cultivate strategic relationships with global partners. Watch for details later this summer.
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