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The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students for a World In Flux

November 16, 2017 News 0

On November 15, 2017, the Office of the President and Designing the Future(s) hosted Cathy N. Davidson, PhD, for  a discussion of her book “The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students for a World in Flux.”

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The SIT Model for Experiential Learning

November 18, 2015 News 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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VCU Vice Provost Asserts Universities Best-Equipped for Whole Person Learning

April 20, 2015 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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Stanford Fellow Engages the Designing the Future(s) Community

March 3, 2015 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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Cultural Anthropologist Mimi Ito Discusses ‘Connected Learning’ in the New Digital Ecosystem

January 30, 2015 News 1

As a part of the Designing the Future(s) Speakers Series, Dr. Mimi Ito, cultural anthologist and MacArthur Foundation Chair in Digital Media and Learning at the University of California, Irvine, spoke at Georgetown on January 26, 2015.

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Rick Vaz: Immersive High-Impact Learning: From WPI to Georgetown

January 29, 2015 The Conversation 1

Invited by the Red House, in December 2014, Rick Vaz, Dean of Interdisciplinary and Global Studies at WPI, spoke to a group of Georgetown faculty and students to pinpoint about trading courses for experiences.

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ePortfolios Expert Dr. Alex Ambrose visits the Red House

June 26, 2014 News 0

Georgetown’s Formation by Design project team met with Dr. Alex Ambrose of the University of Notre Dame for a day-long session sharing experiences with quantitative...

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Jonathan Cole of Columbia Delivers Third Lecture in Speaker Series

April 17, 2014 News 0

Jonathan Cole, former Provost of Columbia University, delivered our third “Designing the Future(s)” lecture, adding to Georgetown’s ongoing dialogue about the future of higher education....

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