Helping OVPUE build a richer undergraduate experience at IU

Since 2014, the OVPUE Student Advisory Board has conducted detailed research on important issues and opportunities for undergraduate education at Indiana University, Bloomington. The Student Advisory Board's feedback, conclusions, and suggestions are compiled into reports and presentations to university leadership which have helped to guide decision making around dozens of campus- and system-wide initiatives led by the office.

Below you'll find a sample of the projects and reports completed by the Student Advisory Board.

2020-2021 Projects

Happiness in Student Experiences

Adam Lu, Hana Shafique, Sydney Johnson

How can we evaluate student engagement and well-being, especially in light of the Covid-19 pandemic?

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Rethinking the Diversity in the US Shared General Education Goal

Amna Ahmed, Jennah Hackett, Bailee Leathers, Nadine Templeton

In what ways can IU shape its curriculum requirements for diversity to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion?

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Community Engagement

Chase Salmon, Maddie Butler, Jasmine Vann, and Apurva Gadde

How can IU provide opportunities for community-engaged learning?

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Technology Access & Resources

Meghan Langford, Jordan Plunkett, Alec Theisz

With special consideration of the Covid-19 pandemic, what technology resources are being utilized by students? What challenges do students face when accessing technology resources, and are adequate resources being provided by IU for students?

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