Higher Education in the UK: A report from 2015 Summer visit to the ancient universities
- Tuesday, November 24, 2015 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
- Reid Hall - view map
What can we learn and implement from higher education at Oxford, Cambridge, University of Edinburgh, University of Glasgow, and Kingston University? In this session, you will discover what the presenters learned during their trip to these five higher education institutions while on a study abroad class. Be prepared to learn about significant differences (and some similarities too!) from higher education in the US. These universities in England and Scotland are consistently ranked as some of the best in the world.
Presenters: Trip Leaders and Graduate Students. Leaders: Marilyn Lockhart, Professor and Director of Center for Faculty Excellence & Catherine Johnson, Adult and Higher Education Doctoral student. Graduate students in the Adult and Higher Education summer class - Jennifer Clark, Engineering Student Success Coordinator; Nicole Redding, Disability, Re-entry, and Veteran Services; & Chelsey Wilson, Division of Student Success.
Drinks and very light refreshments provided.