Dear SLO Community,
This Friday, we are going to have a pleasure to host Dr. Karen McClendon as the speaker. Dr. McClendon has worked in higher education for many years, having served as a faculty member in English, General Education, Communications, and Psychology. She has also served as a curriculum specialist, general education department chair, and assessment and curriculum director.
Currently, Dr. McClendon serves as the Vice-President for Institutional Research & Assessment at California Northstate University, leading the accreditation, strategic planning, and assessment efforts of the university. Dr. McClendon has written about and provided consultation on the assessment of student learning, including outcomes-based grading and creating assessment systems to assess and document student learning. She is interested in transformative learning and institutional and well as therapeutic transformative change.