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Conference Schedule

More information will be added to the tentative schedule below as it becomes available.

Wednesday, May 30

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Registration

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa Registration Desk

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Pre-Conference Workshops

Student Engagement: A Multidimensional Perspective
James Groccia, Professor Emeritus, Auburn University

Motivating Your Students Using Universal Design for Learning Principles
Lillian Nave, Appalachian State University

6:00 p.m.-8:15 p.m.
Opening Dinner

The Living Seas, Epcot

8:30 p.m.-9:15 p.m.
Illuminations Fireworks Viewing Party

Eau de France, Epcot

Thursday, May 31

8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Breakfast Plenary—Suzanne Ortega, Council of Graduate Schools

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa General Session Room

9:45 a.m.-10:35 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Of Possums, Hogs and Horses: Capturing the Duality of Student Engagement in eLearning
Adina Dudau, senior lecturer in management, University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School

A Multi-pronged Approach to Internationalizing Curriculum
Giovanna Summerfield, associate dean and professor, Auburn University; and Emmeline Gros, Toulon University

Bringing American and International Teaching Assistants Together to Enhance the TA Training Experience
Maria Mendoza, teaching faculty, Florida State University; Lisa Liseno, Assistant Dean of the Graduate School, Florida State University

10:35-10:55 a.m.
Break with Refreshments

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa Foyer

11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

An Innovative Integration of Online and Traditional Teaching in International Cooperative Courses
Min Zhong, lecturer, Auburn University

Audio-Visual Feedback: Student Attainment and Student Satisfaction
George Kominis, lecturer in management control, University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School

Operationalizing Internationalization in the Teaching and Learning Environment of an Irish Higher Education Institution:
Learnings from the Lecturer’s Perspective

Deirdre Ryan, International Pathway Program coordinator, Dublin Institute of Technology

12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Lunch Plenary—David A. Sousa, Innovative Educational Consultant and Author

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa General Session Room

1:45 p.m.-2:35 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Academic Development: The Journey from Soviet to Global Higher Education Traditions
Anu Sarv, Ph.D., University of Tartu

How Art Taught Us to Know and See Each Other: The Boone-Kabul Project
Lillian Nave, senior lecturer, Appalachian State University

Developments in the Multilingual and Multicultural Learning Space
Karen Lauridsen, associate professor, Aarhus University

2:45 p.m.-3:35 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Aesthetic Experiences and Joy in Online Learning
Adina Dudau, senior lecturer, University of Glasgow

The “Crossing Borders” Service Learning Program
Ginger Wickline, associate professor of psychology, Miami University; Jerry Martin, regional director of ELC and Global Regional Programs, Miami University; Kathryn Vogel, acting assistant director, ELC, Miami University

Roundtable

Development and Delivery of the Intercultural Faculty Scholars Cohort Program
Judy Lightner, teaching associate, Center for Teaching and Learning, Kent State University; Jennifer Marcinkiewicz, director of the Center for Teaching and Learning, Kent State University

3:35 p.m.-3:55 p.m.
Break with Refreshments

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa Foyer

3:55 p.m.-4:45 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Online Higher Education Development in Malawi
James Witte, professor of educational foundations, leadership and technology, Auburn University

How Pre-Service Teachers Reflective Practice From an International Teaching Experience Impacts Their Own Perspectives of Diverse Learning Experiences
Kristina DeWitt, associate professor of education, Liberty University

Teaching Diversity to International Education Leaders
Blake Mackesy, assistant professor, Wilkes University

Friday June, 1

8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Breakfast Plenary—Daniel J. Guhr, Illuminate Consulting Group

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa General Session Room

9:45 a.m.-10:35 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Defining and Measuring Global Competence: Lessons Learned Midway Through USF’s Global Citizens Project
Jennifer Lister, associate dean and professor, University of South Florida; Kevin Yee, enrollment planning and management, University of South Florida; Bruce McCollaum, statistical data analyst, University of South Florida; Kara Fulton, learning and development facilitator, University of South Florida; Jessica Lauther, student programs coordinator, University of South Florida; Sommer Mitchell, University of South Florida

Functional Technical Vocational Education and Training: A Useful Tool for Revitalizing Ailing Economies
Chuks Monday, lecturer, Federal College of Education (Technical), Asaba

10:35-10:55 a.m.
Break with Refreshments

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa Foyer

11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Issues and Ideas Roundtable

12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Lunch Plenary—Barbara Hill, Ph.D., American Council on Education

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa General Session Room

For more information

Contact Jennifer Mason, Director of International Initiatives.

Last Updated: April 16, 2018