TLSD13 Pre-Conference Workshop

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At this FREE Pre-Conference Workshop, you will:

  • Talk with other faculty about civic engagement
    and multicultural/global literacy
  • Hear about curriculum themes of Democratic
    Thinking, Importance of Diversity to Democracy
    and Civic Action, Community College Students as
    Cultural Translators
  • Explore connections to the Vision Project,
    LEAP learning outcomes and General Education
    design principles
  • Learn about the Bridging Cultures Project
    at MCC and upcoming opportunities to participate
  • Feel inspired to bring this work into your classrooms

Pre-Conference Schedule

Workshop Topics & Presenters

Undergraduate Research Survey on Cultural Attitudes and Voting
Lucy Ogburn (Sociology) & Binnur Ercem (Anthropology)

Students as Cultural Translators: A Sampling of Honors Students'
Projects – Cathy McCarron (English)

Philosophical Reflections on Lived Experiences with Citizenship
Chandrika Shah (Philosophy)

A Service Learning Project in the Local Arts Community
Katherine DiMarca (English)

Connecting Cultures through the Arts: Wood-fired Cambodian Kiln
Margaret Rack (Art)

Strings for Cambodia Service International Project
Johannah Segarich (Music)

High School Outreach through Improvisation Group
Karen Oster (Theatre)

Serving as Peer Mentors to High School Students through
an American History Class
Deborah Botker (History)

Last Modified: 6/10/16