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Thank You!

Thanks to all who made the 2014 Annual Conference a success!  We will be in touch with an event evaluation asap, as well as connecting with VAG members and friends at the 2014 SACS Meeting in Nashville in December.

Updated Schedule-at-a-Glance!

Take a look at our updated VAG Conference Program-At-A-Glance for this week's conference.  Looking forward to seeing you in Norfolk!
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Annual Conference
Assessment & Progress:
Looking into the Future
Featuring Charlie Blaich and Kathy Wise from the Center of Inquiry and the Higher Education Data Sharing Consortium (HEDS) at Wabash College
  The 2015 conference focuses on:
  • Sharing effective practices that communicate assessment results to various stakeholders, including faculty, campus leaders, parents, policy makers, and students themselves;
  • Highlighting research-based practices for getting usable data into the hands of those who need it; and
  • Promoting the dissemination of assessment results in both the popular and scholarly press.
  With pre-conference workshops, an evening poster session and reception, a full day of traditional concurrent sessions and a final day of only Pecha Kucha presentations, the conference promises to be engaging and dynamic. As always, the tone and tenor of the event will be collegial, as colleagues from within and beyond the Commonwealth of Virginia network, share, and collaborate.


Registration will open soon!  Please check back in the summer.


The 2015 Annual Conference of the Virginia Assessment Group  will be held at the Crowne Plaza, Richmond.  Located in Richmond's downtown district, the hotel is convenient to award-winning restaurants and local area attractions.
Conference room rates and dates for booking will be online shortly

Driving Directions

Crowne Plaza Richmond 555 East Canal Street Richmond, VA 23219 Hotel Directions

Conference Overview

Wednesday, November 18th, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
VRAS meeting
Wednesday, November 18th, 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Opening VAG Reception
Poster Session
Thursday, November 19th, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Opening Keynote: Charlie Blaich & Kathy Wise
VAG Annual Business Meeting
Concurrent Sessions
Friday, November 20th, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Pecha Kucha Sessions
Message from the President
Closing Keynote: TBD