Schedule of Events
The Colloquium took place on March 23 and March 24, 2018. The schedule of events was as follows.
Friday, March 23, 2018
2:30 PM Registration. Center for International Education, Ruscio Center for Global Learning.
3:30 Panel 1 | FLTA Panel on American Pedagogy and Classroom Culture Ms. Franziska Auer, FLTA, Austria; Ms. Sofía Hernández, FLTA, Argentina; Ms. Israa Abu Salah, FLTA, Israel; Ms. Mililani Ganivet, FLTA, France; Dr. Lily Anne Goetz, Longwood; Dr. Dick Kuettner, W&L. Leyburn Library, Northen Auditorium.
4:45 Panel 2 | Campus Climate and International Students. Presiders: David Baluarte, JD, W&L Law School; Dr. Matthew Lee, Department of Psychology, JMU; Mr. Thomas Lavenir, Assistant Director of International Center for Global Engagement, JMU. Leyburn Library; Northen Auditorium.
5:45 Reception, Hotchkiss Alumni House.
6:45 Dinner, Ruscio Center for Global Learning, Atrium.
8:00 Opening Plenary | Dr. José Bowen, President, Goucher College. Liberal Education for a More Inclusive Global Economy. Ruscio Center for Global Learning, Atrium.
Saturday, March 24, 2018
8:00 AM Registration for New Arrivals. Robert E. Lee Hotel, Inner Lobby.
8:30 Panel 3 | Legal Challenges: Privacy Law, Risk, and Looming Challenges in a Digital World. Presiders: Jennifer Kirkland, JD, General Counsel, W&L; Mr. Timothy Cummons, RCM&D, Inc.; Mr. Todd Binkowski, International SOS. Robert E. Lee Hotel, Ballroom.
9:45 Panel 4 | Athletes and Study Abroad. Presiders: Coach Michael Singleton, W&L; Coach Mike Palacio, W&L; Mr. Jack Miller, W&L, 2019; Ms. Sarah Leonard, W&L, 2020. Robert E. Lee Hotel, Ballroom.
11:00 Panel 5 | Gender, SES, Racial Gaps in Higher Education. Presiders: Ms. Malaiki Serrano, ISA Abroad; Ms. Stephanie Davenport Tignor, Director of Education Abroad,VCU; Ms. Nasha Lewis, Assistant Director for Global Education, W&M; Ms. Elizabeth Mugo, W&L, 2019. Robert E. Lee Hotel, Ballroom.
12:15 PM Lunch and Business Discussion. Dr. Mark Rush and Dr. Dick Kuettner, W&L. Robert E. Lee Hotel, Rocca Bar Ristorante.
1:30 Panel 6 | Global Competence, Global Skills: Where Do They Meet in the Classroom? Presiders: Dr. Kathryn Murphy-Judy, School of World Studies, VCU; Dr. Bettina Staudt, President-Elect, FLAVA; Dr. Dick Kuettner, W&L. Robert E. Lee Hotel, Ballroom.
2:45 Panel 7 | Liberal Education in an Increasingly Illiberal World. Presiders: Dr. Mark Rush, W&L; Dr. Elizabeth Evans, Haverford College and LACOL. Robert E. Lee Hotel, Ballroom.
4:00 Closing Plenary | Dr. Bryan Alexander, Bryan Alexander Consulting, LLC. "Crunch Time: Selected Trends for the Future of Liberal Education". Robert E. Lee Hotel, Ballroom.