Hope College's top priority is ensuring that each student receives effective teaching. We want every Hope graduate to think with clarity, communicate effectively, and lead lives of leadership and service in our global society.

The associate dean for teaching and learning coordinates Hope College's assessment of student learning with efforts to refine our curriculum, enhance the teaching effectiveness of our faculty and provide individualized resources to facilitate students' learning goals.

academics News & Events

  1. Academics

    Gentile Lectureship Series to Feature High-Performance Computing

    Dr. Valerie Taylor of Argonne National Laboratory will deliver two addresses about high-performance computing while at Hope College on Wednesday and Thursday, March 6 and 7, through the college’s Gentile Interdisciplinary Lecture series in the natural and applied sciences.

  2. Academics

    Address to Explore Research on Black Female Vampires in Literature

    Dr. Kendra R. Parker of the Hope College English faculty will present “She Bites Back: Black Women as Predators in Life and Lit” on Thursday, Feb. 28, at 3:30 p.m. at Hope in the Fried-Hemenway Auditorium of the Martha Miller Center for Global Communication through the Department of English Colloquium Series.