Globalizing the Liberal Arts

The Sixth Annual Conversation on the Liberal Arts

February 17-18, 2006

 

Overview

 


Conversation Program

Friday, February 17
2:45 p.m. Registration and Welcome
The Goals and Rationale of Globalizing Liberal Arts Education
3:00 p.m. Panel Discussion I: The Goals and Rationale of Globalizing Liberal Arts Education
Eve Stoddard, St. Lawrence University
Susan VanZanten-Gallagher, Seattle Pacific University
6:00 p.m. Dinner at Fess Parker's Doubletree Resort
8:00 p.m. Lecture by Former Secretary of State Colin Powell
Presented by UCSB Arts and Lectures

Saturday, February 18
8:30 a.m. Breakfast Conversation on Secretary Powell's Lecture
Institutional Initiatives for Globalizing Liberal Arts Education
9:30 a.m. Panel Discussion II: Institutional Initiatives for Globalizing Liberal Arts Education
Lester Monts, University of Michigan
Atom Yee, Santa Clara University
11:15 a.m. A Special Report from the AAC&U
Kevin Hovland, AAC&U
12:30 p.m. Lunch
Challenges for Teaching and Scholarship
2:00 p.m. Panel Discussion III: Challenges for Teaching and Scholarship
David Summers, University of Virginia
Helen Rhee , Westmont College
3:45 p.m. Closing Open Forum