at a Glance
Friday, April 7
John Gardner, Executive Director of the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience at the University of South Carolina-Columbia.
Welcome and Introduction by Lisa Kornetsky, Director, UTIC, and Douglas Johnson, Chair, UTIC
Q and A with John Gardner; Freshman Seminars; Honors Programs; Web-Based Instruction; Student Assessment and Learning Outcomes; "Learning to Write and Writing to Learn"; Linked Courses For First-Year Students; and Learning Communities and Service Learning
Reaching Beyond the Frame: What Are We Preparing Our Students For?
A panel comprised of Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs David J. Ward, Regent JoAnne Brandes, UW-La Crosse Chancellor Judith Kuipers, Reid Engstrom of Harley Davidson Motor Corporations, and a community leader from the public swill offer a variety of perspectives on this question.
The Department as Frame: Developing the Curriculum for the 21st Century, Estella Lauter, Department of English, UW-Oshkosh; Michael Longrie, Department of Languages and Literatures, UW-Whitewater; Keith Montgomery, Department of Geography and Geology, UW Colleges
Final Meeting for the 1999-2000 Wisconsin Teaching Fellows
*Boxed Lunches will be provided for all participants at the close of this session.
The Office of Professional Development is part of the Office of Academic Affairs, University of Wisconsin System.
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Last updated: June 19, 2002 .