Presidential Commission on Academic Renewal

PCAR Audio Updates

Summer 2010: Alvin Thornton, Chair of the Presidential Commission on Academic Renewal (PCAR), provides weekly updates to the Howard University community regarding summer 2010 activities of the Commission. Faculty member, Professor Reginald Miles of the Howard University Department of Radio, Television and Film, housed in the John H. Johnson School of Communications, produced these audio updates from PCAR.

Engage and learn more about PCAR Summer activities by listening at
http://pcar.podbean.com/

PCAR Roundtable – An Interview with the PCAR Chair – Part 1

The Howard University Department of Radio, Television and Film, housed in the John H. Johnson School of Communications, produced the Presidential Commission on Academic Renewal (PCAR) Roundtable. This, the first of a three part production is an interview with Alvin Thornton, PCAR Chair. Distinguished Department of History faculty member, Dr. Edna Greene Medford, and Law student and Board of Trustee Member, Ms. Kirsten Bowen, go “two on one” with Dr. Thornton probing him for in-depth answers to questions that faculty, students, staff and alumni have about the historic PCAR initiative.

PCAR Roundtable – An Interview with the PCAR Chair – Part 1

PCAR Roundtable – An Interview with the PCAR Chair – Part 2

The Howard University Department of Radio, Television and Film, housed in the John H. Johnson School of Communications, produced the Presidential Commission on Academic Renewal (PCAR) Roundtable. This, the second of a three part production is an interview with Alvin Thornton, PCAR Chair. Distinguished Department of History faculty member, Dr. Edna Greene Medford, and Law student and Board of Trustee Member, Ms. Kirsten Bowen, go “two on one” with Dr. Thornton probing him for in-depth answers to questions that faculty, students, staff and alumni have about the historic PCAR initiative.

PCAR Roundtable – An Interview with the PCAR Chair – Part 2

PCAR Roundtable – An Interview with the PCAR Chair – Part 3

The Howard University Department of Radio, Television and Film, housed in the John H. Johnson School of Communications, produced the Presidential Commission on Academic Renewal (PCAR) Roundtable. This, the third of a three part production is an interview with Alvin Thornton, PCAR Chair. Distinguished Department of History faculty member, Dr. Edna Greene Medford, and Law student and Board of Trustee Member, Ms. Kirsten Bowen, go “two on one” with Dr. Thornton probing him for in-depth answers to questions that faculty, students, staff and alumni have about the historic PCAR initiative.

PCAR Roundtable – An Interview with the PCAR Chair – Part 3

PCAR Roundtable – The PCAR Academic Review Process

The Howard University Department of Radio, Television and Film, housed in the John H. Johnson School of Communications, produced the Presidential Commission on Academic Renewal (PCAR) Roundtable. This first of a series of productions, features Alvin Thornton, Chair of PCAR, along with PCAR Work Group Chairs, Okianer Dark, Kimberly Jones, Jules Harrell and Dwayne Smoot explaining the PCAR academic review process to the University community.

PCAR Roundtable: PCAR Academic Review Process

The Presidential Commission on Academic Renewal Explores the Uniqueness of Howard:

The Presidential Commission on Academic Renewaldiscusses and reflects on the uniqueness of Howard University and the education it provides to ensure that the University’s uniqueness is not lost during the program review and recommendation phases of the Commission’s work. To achieve this goal, selected members of the Commission prepared statements regarding the University’s uniqueness and presented them at the Commission’s February 19, 2010 plenary meeting.

PCAR Explores the Uniqueness of Howard

Trailer of the “Uniqueness of Howard University” discussion: