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Historic Youth Delegation Attends CEC Council Session in Mexico

October 5, 2016 News 0

In early September, a small delegation from Georgetown traveled to Mexico for the 23rd Summit of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation’s (CEC) Council, a trinational organization dedicated to addressing North American environmental concerns.

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Future(s) Catalyst Badge Program Featured in Chronicle of Higher Education

September 26, 2016 News 0

In September of 2016, the Chronicle of Higher Education published an article detailing milestones in digital credentialing, including Georgetown's own Catalyst Badge Program.

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Reimagining Experiential Learning at Georgetown

June 3, 2016 News 0

The Designing the Future(s) Initiative convened a group of faculty and staff whose work focuses on Experiential Learning during a Productive Open Design Space (PODS), part of the Center for New Designs in Learning & Scholarship’s Teaching, Learning & Innovation Summer Institute of 2016.

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The SIT Model for Experiential Learning

November 18, 2015 News, OLDevents, Past 0

On November 17th Dr. John Lucas, Provost and Executive Vice President for the School for International Training (SIT), joined our Global Future(s) Curriculum Cohort for a conversation on the SIT model for experiential education.

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Georgetown Launches Science Program Focused on First-Generation College Students

May 26, 2016 News 0

Georgetown has launched a new program, the Regents Science Scholars Program, designed to expand opportunities for students from traditionally underserved communities pursuing studies in the sciences.

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Launch of the 2016 Deloitte Foundation Data Analytics Fellowship

May 24, 2016 News 0

The Designing the Future(s) Initiative, in partnership with the Deloitte Foundation, kicked off the second year of the Deloitte Foundation Data Analytics Fellowship at Georgetown University with the 2016 theme of Education and the Workforce.

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The Competencies vs. Credit Hours Conundrum

December 9, 2015 News 0

The Future(s) Initiative recently hosted Dr. Daniel Hickey, Professor at Indiana University’s School of Education, for a conversation on assessment practices and micro-credentials.

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Experience Institute Founder Victor Saad Visits Georgetown

October 14, 2015 News, OLDevents, Past 0

From September 29-30 of 2015, Victor Saad, founder of the Experience Institute, visited Georgetown to share his perspective on experiential learning.

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Second Formation by Design Symposium Explored Placing Whole Person at Center of Learning

July 2, 2015 Announcement, News, OLDevents, Past 1

The second Formation by Design Symposium welcomed international leaders, faculty, and designers in higher education to Georgetown University from June 15 to 17 in 2015, discussing ways to put ‘whole student’ formation at the center of curricular and co-curricular endeavors.

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Designing the Future(s) initiative welcomes its second class of Future(s) Fellows

October 13, 2015 News 0

The Designing the Future(s) initiative welcomed its second class of Future(s) Fellows with a retreat in ethicslab of Healy Hall in October 2015.

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