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Fostering Learner Success at American Research Universities: Challenges and Opportunities

March 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

A symposium honoring the Inauguration of President Joan Ferrini-Mundy.

Keynote address by Susan Singer, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Rollins College
About the speaker: Singer co-authored the AAAS report “Vision and Change in Undergraduate Biology Education: A Call to Action,” and chaired National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine committees that wrote the studies “America’s Lab Report, Promising Practices in STEM Undergraduate Education” and “Discipline-based Education Research: Understanding and Improving Learning in Undergraduate Science and Engineering.”

Panel discussion facilitated by Jeffrey Hecker, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost

Elizabeth Allan, Professor of Higher Education
Habib Dagher, Bath Iron Works Professor of Structural Engineering, Director of Advanced Structures and Composites Center
Emily Haddad, Professor of English, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Darren Ranco, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Chair of Native American Programs

The panel discussion will be followed by a question-and-answer session.

Part of programming for Inauguration Week; a full schedule of events is online

Details

Date:
March 28
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Venue

Minsky Recital Hall
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Phone:
207.581.4721