Provost's Teaching and Learning Summit:
Global Perspectives — October 21-25, 2013
“The challenges our graduates will face with growing urgency are increasingly defined as global problems: environment and technology, health and disease, conflict and insecurity, poverty and development. Similarly, the goals of democracy, equity, justice, and peace encompass the globe and demand deep understanding from multiple perspectives.” — AAC&U
Quick Summary of Summit Events (Full program available soon. More information and registration on CETL website HERE.)
Monday, Oct. 21, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. — Opening Reception and Keynote Presentation by Kevin Hovland (AAC&U)
Tuesday, Oct. 22, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. — Multidisciplinary Perspectives of Global Learning (luncheon)
Tuesday, Oct. 22, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. — Connecting Local and Global in the Three Signature Questions
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. — Fostering Global Perspectives from Home: Stories of the Faraway Right Here (luncheon)
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. — Fostering Global Perspectives from Home: Conversations with Colleagues to Generate “Next Step” Practical Ideas
Thursday, Oct. 24, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. — Optimizing Global Learning as Students Study Abroad (luncheon)
Thursday, Oct. 24, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. — Global Perspectives, Non-Western Culture, & Ethnic Studies: Report and Discussion
Friday, Oct. 25, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. — Global Perspectives: Student Learning in Action
The 18th annual Faculty Development Conference will be held January 24, 2014 in the University Union. This year’s theme is “Assessment as a Tool for Change.” The keynote address, “Assessment in Higher Education: Useful, Sensible, Feasible, and Acceptable to Accreditors,” will be delivered by Dr. Barbara E. Walvoord, professor emerita of the University of Notre Dame.
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