Erin McCarthy

Associate Professor

Erin  McCarthy

My Recent Activity

Aligning Resources with Goals

I responded to Columbia College Chicago: Maybe I missed it, but I have not seen our 125th Anniversary mentioned anywhere. In light of...

Columbia College Chicago

What were you hoping to see in the plan that is not there?

Community Engagement

I responded to Community Engagement:   Re: Action: "Develop experiential learning modules across the curriculum." When and...

21st Century Curriculum

I responded to Ames Hawkins: Re: "...if we are going to require all of this faculty development then we reimagine the...

Ames  Hawkins

As someone who has taught collaboratively, across disciplines, focusing on community engagement for the past 10 years, there is a great deal here that excites me. The idea that we need a thorough survey to obtain the info... Continue reading

21st Century Curriculum

I responded to 21st Century Curriculum:   Develop a comprehensive faculty development program and center, supported by a...

21st Century Curriculum

I responded to 21st Century Curriculum: Embeds deep linkages to the city of Chicago across the curriculum. The college will devise...

Optimizing Enrollment

I responded to Columbia College Chicago: Our offerings for non-traditional students  should tract what the baby-boomers are interested...

Columbia College Chicago

Other than traditional degrees, what new kinds of educational opportunities should Columbia offer?

Optimizing Enrollment

I responded to Optimizing Enrollment: Clearly the current trend of declining enrollment puts all kinds of strains on the college, it's...

21st Century Curriculum

I responded to Columbia College Chicago: The short answer is advising, but we need to give advising and students a product-- the...

Columbia College Chicago

How can we best demonstrate to students the value of strategic major-minor combinations and interdisciplinary study?

21st Century Curriculum

I responded to Columbia College Chicago: I think the new focus of FYS will be a good start. Also, Fall 2015 HHSS and English will roll out...

Columbia College Chicago

How can we better incorporate the city of Chicago into the curriculum as both text and laboratory? Continue reading

Our Commitment to Student Success

I responded to Our Commitment to Student Success: Ways we can demonstrate our commitment to student success: Continue to look at reducing the...