June 10, 2020
Being a Student during the Pandemic: The Impact of COVID-19 on Undergraduate and Graduate Student Experience
Panel | June 18th | 10:00-11:30 a.m. PDT | Link to follow
The webinar will feature the preliminary results from the SERU Consortium surveys on the impact of COVID-19 on learning, well-being, finances and plans of undergraduate and graduate students at US research-intensive universities. The follow-up discussion will include perspectives from university leadership on institutional responses to the pandemic and plans to improve student experience going forward.
Moderator: John Aubrey Douglass, Senior Research Fellow at the Center for Studies in Higher Education, UC Berkeley
Part 1. Brief Survey Reports (40 minutes)
Undergraduate Student Experience during the Pandemic: Preliminary Evidence from the COVID-19 SERU Survey
Igor Chirikov, SERU Consortium Director and Senior Researcher at the Center for Studies in Higher Education, UC Berkeley
Graduate Student Experience during the Pandemic: Preliminary Evidence from the COVID-19 SERU Survey
Krista Soria, Director of Student Affairs Assessment at the Office of Student Affairs, University of Minnesota, and Assistant Director of Research and Strategic Partnerships, SERU Consortium.
The Impact of COVID-19 and Shift to Remote Instruction for Undergraduates at the University of California
Pamela Brown, Vice President for Institutional Research & Academic Planning at UC Office of the President.
Part 2. Discussion and Q&A with University Leadership (50 minutes).
Catherine P. Koshland, Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Education, UC Berkeley
Scott Lanyon, Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Education, University of Minnesota
Co-sponsored by the University of Minnesota
Contact: Igor Chirikov, Director of the Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) Consortium and Senior Researcher at CSHE