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Centers for Teaching and Learning (CTL’s)

Group for directors of CUNY Centers for Teaching and Learning, and others interested in pedagogy and faculty development.

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CFP: Community College and the Future of the Humanities (due March 31)

  • In October 2019, the CUNY Humanities Alliance will host a conference on Community College and the Future of the Humanities. Please join us as we explore and celebrate the role of humanities within community colleges, as well as connections between graduate education and community college teaching. All are welcome, and we hope that undergraduates, graduate students, and administrators will consider submitting a proposal.

    The conference will include keynote addresses and interactive workshops in which participants will learn and share their experiences with, approaches to, and ideas about the following topics:

    • Innovative Pedagogies: Community College Pedagogy and Curricula in the Humanities
    • Transfer and Continuity: Pathways between Community and Four-year Colleges
    • Diversity and Inclusion: Learning and Life Circumstances of the “New Majority” College Student
    • Value of Humanities: examining, articulating, and affirming humanities education in the lives and careers of students, and for the broader public
    • Research and Professional Pathways: Connecting interests, research, teaching, and professional development

    Deadline: March 31, 2018
    Location: LaGuardia Community College and the Graduate Center
    Conference dates: October 18-19, 2018
    Registration: Free

    For full details and to submit a proposal, please visit http://cunyhumanitiesalliance.org/blog/2018/01/18/call-for-papers-community-college-and-the-future-of-the-humanities/.

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