• Welcome to "The 8 Conditions That Make a Difference" Podcast Journey!

    The Quaglia Institute for Student Aspirations (QISA) has identified 8 Conditions that need to be in place if students are to strive for, and fulfill, their academic, personal and social promise. Based on more than two decades of research, these conditions emphasize relationships, engaged learning, and students’ sense of purpose.

    Listen to the "8 Conditions That Make a Difference" podcasts or download the Podcasts by Dr. Buffington to learn more!