Professional Development Opportunities from the Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Colleges (LVAIC)

Don’t miss out on the excellent professional development programs throughout the year from the Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Colleges (LVAIC). 

Participation in certain leadership development opportunities, (e.g., the Higher Education Leader’s Institute), are only available via employee nomination by Division Heads. If you are interested in these programs, be sure to let your Division Head know you would like to be considered! Sign up for the LVAIC newsletter for upcoming LVAIC meetings, webinars, events, symposiums, and conferences. 

Offering a broad spectrum of opportunities for faculty and staff designed to build professional networks, enable best practice sharing, facilitate professional development opportunities, and cultivate collaborative research and initiatives, LVAIC is a unique consortium consisting of 6 member colleges and universities in the Lehigh Valley (Cedar Crest College, DeSales University, Lafayette College, Lehigh University, Moravian University, and Muhlenberg College), as well as 6 associate member institutions in the eastern Pennsylvania region.

Examples of LVAIC offerings and topics include Crucial Conversations, Leadership Skills Academy, Management Development Program and Certification, Higher Education Leaders Institute, Cyber Security, Business Process Learning, Financial Wellness, Leveraging Your Personal Strengths in Relationships, and many more.

Consider taking advantage of the LVAIC opportunities for your personal and professional development!

For more information, visit the LVAIC website or contact them at, 610-265-7888, or via mail at 1309 Main St., Bethlehem PA 18018.