Conversation & Reflections on the Futures of Higher Education

Podcast for the April Session The April session of ProVisions Teaching and Learning Series was titled Academically Adrift? Conversation & Reflections on the Futures of Higher Education.  The three presenters talked about the future of higher education and their beliefs as to whether our nation’s higher education is academically adrift. Dr. Mark Sullivan, president of … Continue reading Conversation & Reflections on the Futures of Higher Education

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A New Foreign Language?

Most schools around the country (both at the primary level and in higher education) offer some type of foreign language class. The foreign language(s) offered in a typical primary school usually depends on what foreign language(s) is predominantly used in the school district community and/or the country. Colleges and Universities on the other hand offer … Continue reading A New Foreign Language?

Teaching & Service Learning

The March session of ProVisions Teaching and Learning series was on Teaching and Service learning. The three presenters talked about what service learning is and shared some of their own teaching experiences with service learning. Dr. Fred Boehrer, Coordinator of Academic Service Learning, discussed what academic service learning actually is. Dr. Boehrer discussed service learning … Continue reading Teaching & Service Learning

April ProVisions Session

For anyone interested in attending the next ProVisions Session: Academically Adrift? Conversation & Reflections on the Futures of Higher Education it has been moved to Thursday, April 19th. It will still be held at the same time and place (12:00 to 1:15 in the Standish conference room). So remember to save the date!