CALDWELL HOSTS DOMINICAN CONSORTIUM
Ellina Chernobilsky, Ph.D., associate vice president for academic affairs, and Peter Ubertaccio, Ph.D., vice president for academic affairs, along with a colleague from Siena Heights University, planned and hosted the meeting of the Dominican Colleges and Universities Consortium held on Caldwell’s campus July 27-28. The Dominican Consortium is a collaboration to promote and strengthen Dominican higher education institutions in their pursuit of the truth in service to their communities. They explored topics such as intercollegiate research day, articulation agreements, an adjunct faculty pool and mission, art and music collaborations. Caldwell University President Matthew Whelan, Ed.D. addressed the attendees about the value of collaboration in promoting their shared Dominican mission, the need for creative thinking when considering resource sharing and the importance of dreaming big together in the commitment to serving students with excellence in education in the Dominican tradition.