The International Student Office and International Studies and Programs at Harper College are pleased to announce our Second Annual “Develop Your World: International Education Summit 2012” on Friday, March 2, 2012 in the Wojcik Conference Center! Develop Your World: International Education Summit 2012 aims to bring together scholars, faculty, and administrators from Harper College and a variety of Illinois and Wisconsin colleges to highlight and focus on the issues of global education and comprehensive internationalization in general with a specific emphasis on curriculum infusion.
Please inform anyone you believe might be interested in attending. This event is free and open to all.
Program of Events:
8:30 am: Registration and coffee in lobby of Wojcik Conference Center, Harper College
9 am: Keynote address (Wojcik Center Amphitheater): Dr. John Hudzik, , Michigan State University and NAFSA Senior Scholar for Internationalization. [read Dr Hudzik’s guest post on the Chronicle of Higher Education’s International blog]
10:30 am: 2 concurrent sessions:
a) Approaches to Curriculum Infusion (W-216) : Dr. Hilary Kahn, Director of the Center for the Study of Global Change at Indiana University
b) Study Abroad and Curriculum (W-217): Professor Christopher Deegan, Director of Study Abroad at the University of Illinois-Chicago
12 pm: International Buffet Lunch
1 – 2:30 pm: 2 concurrent sessions on curriculum infusion with content from specific geographic regions:
a) Africa (W-216): Professor Jeffrey Rice, Department of History and Program of African Studies, Northwestern University
b) Southeast Asia (W-217): Professor Trude Jacobsen, Assistant Director, Center for Southeast Asian Studies and Department of History, Northern Illinois University
For more specific information on the individual sessions, please visit http://dept.harpercollege.edu/facdev/devopsn.html. For directions to and maps of the College, please visit http://goforward.harpercollege.edu/about/visit/index.php.
If you are interested in registering for the Summit, please contact Jill Izumikawa on 847-925-6756 or email@example.com.