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Future(s) Team Members Participate in Georgetown’s First Studio Learning Symposium

August 10, 2015 News 0

Designing the Future(s) team members played a key role in Georgetown’s first Studio Learning Symposium, which assembled a diverse cohort of faculty, students, and administrators to explore the potential for studio-based pedagogies in Georgetown’s learning ecosystem.

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Inaugural Beeck Center Futures Fellows Cohort Addresses Global Challenges

July 10, 2015 News 0

The Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation released a video to share the lessons and experiences of the first cohort of students to participate in the Beeck Center’s Futures Fellowship, a new experiential program that connects the learning of Georgetown undergraduates to real-world issues.

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Future(s) Project Showcase at TLISI

May 26, 2015 Events, News 0

On Monday, May 18 of 2015, in partnership with Teaching and Learning Summer Institute (TLISI), Designing the Future(s) of the University showcased six forward-thinking experiments.

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Formation by Design Symposium 2015

June 10, 2015 News 0

After the success of the 2014 Formation by Design Symposium, the Designing the Future(s) Initiative is hosting a second gathering of thought partners in learning analytics, student formation, and whole person learning.

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VCU Vice Provost Asserts Universities Best-Equipped for Whole Person Learning

April 20, 2015 Events, News 0

Gardner Campbell, Vice Provost for Learning Innovation and Student Success at Virginia Commonwealth University, spoke to Georgetown faculty in April of 2015 as a part of the Designing the Future(s) initiative’s Red House Speakers Series.

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Designing the Future(s) to Sponsor Project Showcase at Upcoming Summer Institute

May 6, 2015 News 0

Designing the Future(s) is proud to announce its sponsorship of a Future(s) Project Showcase at this year’s Teaching, Learning & Innovation Summer Institute (TLISI).

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The Climate Change Imperative: What Every Georgetown Student Should Know About Climate Change

April 22, 2015 News 0

As a follow-up to Jim Yong Kim’s March 18, 2015 Global Futures lecture, “A Plan for the Planet: Confronting Climate Change,” the Global Future(s) Curriculum Studio would like to begin organizing a campus-wide conversation exploring the relationship between climate change and a Georgetown education.

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Formation x Design Hosts Australian Professor of Learning Informatics

March 30, 2015 Events, News 0

Simon Buckingham Shum, professor of learning informatics and director of the new Connected Intelligence Centre at University of Technology Sydney, visited Georgetown March 23-24, 2015 as a part of the Formation by Design project.

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Curricular Innovation Showcased at Global Future(s) Curriculum Studio Launch Event

March 30, 2015 News 0

On Wednesday, March 25 of 2015, Georgetown faculty and administrators from across campus gathered for the launch of the Global Future(s) Studio.

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Stanford Fellow Engages the Designing the Future(s) Community

March 3, 2015 Events, News 0

From February 26th - 28th of 2015, the Designing the Future(s) Initiative and the Beeck Center sponsored a visit with social entrepreneur and researcher Nadia Roumani.

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