MOOCing the Liberal Arts? Technology and Relationship in Liberal Arts Education

The Thirteenth Annual Conversation on the Liberal Arts

February 13 - 15, 2014

 

Overview
Read Select Papers
Watch Keynote Addresses
Photos from the Conference

Full Program
Conversation Format

Speakers
George Siemens
Alexandra Juhasz & Elizabeth Losh

Peter Hadreas

Alexander Astin

Owen Youngman
Barry Bandstra

Participant Resources

Travel & Accommodations

Weather Forecast

Driving & Parking Directions

Shuttle Schedule

     

Driving and Parking Directions

Parking at Westmont is free for visitors.  Please park in the Kerr Student Center Parking Lot (P1).

Registration and Plenary Session 1 will be in Kerrwood Hall (#21 on campus map).

 

Directions from Santa Barbara waterfront (map)

From the beachside hotels, turn left (east) onto Cabrillo Boulevard. Cabrillo will turn into Coast Village Road when you go under the freeway overpass. Go through the roundabout and continue north on Hot Springs Road. Turn left onto Sycamore Canyon Road. Continue straight through the first stop sign. Turn right onto Cold Spring Road at the second stop sign. A fire station will be on your left; an elementary school will be ahead on your right. Follow Cold Spring Road, staying left at the fork onto La Paz Road. Continue along to enter campus. See below for directions to parking and check-in.

 

Directions from South--Los Angeles (map from LAX
Take 101 north to Santa Barbara, and exit at Olive Mill Road. Turn right onto Olive Mill and then left onto Hot Springs Road. Turn right onto Sycamore Canyon Road. Continue straight through the first stop sign. Turn right onto Cold Spring Road at the second stop sign. A fire station will be on your left; an elementary school will be ahead on your right. Follow Cold Spring Road, staying left at the fork onto La Paz Road. Continue along to enter campus. See below for directions to parking and check-in.


Directions from North (map from Santa Barbara Airport) 
Take 101 south and exit at #94B (Hot Springs Road/Cabrillo Blvd. Exit - left exit). Turn left onto East Cabrillo Road, go through the roundabout and continue north on Hot Springs Road. Turn left onto Sycamore Canyon Road. Continue straight through the first stop sign. Turn right onto Cold Spring Road at the second stop sign. A fire station will be on your left; an elementary school will be ahead on your right. Follow Cold Spring Road, staying left at the fork onto La Paz Road. Continue along to enter campus. See below for directions to parking and check-in.

 

Parking

Parking on campus will be in parking lot 1 (see campus map). Once you have entered campus, make your first left into the parking lot. If there are no remain spaces in P1, you may park in any lot on campus.

 

Walking to Check-in

Check-in will be outside of Kerrwood Hall (building 21 on the campus map) beginning at 2:30pm on Thursday. After you have parked walk west, with the mountains to your right and ocean to your left. Kerrwood Hall is the white estate-style building across a large lawn. Gaede Institute staff and student volunteers will be there to greet you.