Teaching and Learning Across Cultures


Contributed by Wade Pickren

Thursday, November 1, 2012
2:35 - 3:50 p.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, Gannett Center 316

Jari Aho, Lecturer, JAMK University in Jyvaskyla, Finland
Carole Dennis, Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
Beth Harris, Associate Professor, Department of Politics
Hormoz Movassaghi, Professor, Finance and International Business
Peyi Soyinka-Airewele, Associate Professor, Department of Politics
David Turkon, Associate Professor, Anthropology
Ana Pimentel Walker, Predoctoral Diversity Fellow, Anthropology

A panel of international faculty will facilitate the exploration of strategies for introducing a global component to our curriculum at Ithaca College. Discussion will include the role of cultural norms and expectations and how we can integrate these into our classrooms. We will also discuss international models of education in order to discover techniques and strategies that can be utilized at Ithaca College.
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Please visit Fall 2012 Events for details of future events being offered through the Center for Faculty Excellence.  Topics include e-portfolio, tenure and promotion, bringing social movements into the classroom, human subjects research, wine and cheese social, and much more.  Scheduling is being done on a regular basis.   

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