AUBURN, Ala. – The Office of International Programs will host the third International Perspectives on University Teaching and Learning Symposium June 3-5, 2020 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort in Orlando, Florida, a fitting international location for the 2020 ‘Geared for Global’ theme. Using an intimate and dynamic environment, the symposium encourages the collaboration of a diverse collection of global thinkers who are geared toward creating and sustaining an internationalized campus culture across higher education institutions.
Proposals for pre-conference workshops and concurrent sessions are now being accepted. Topics sought include international collaborations in teaching and learning, global innovations in teaching, the multicultural classroom, creative uses of technology, internationalizing the curriculum and other relevant subjects geared toward internationalization. Proposals should be submitted through the symposium website by Jan. 31.
Early-bird registration is $650 until Feb. 1, after which the price increases to $700. Registration includes all workshops, the opening dinner and reception at Epcot, all symposium sessions and breakfast, lunch and break snacks on June 4-5. The hotel is offering steeply discounted rates for symposium attendees, which can be accessed on the website.
(Written by Kalani Long)