Higher Ed in the Brave New World
A symposium sponsored by the faculty of California State University, Northridge.
The dates: Monday, September 30th and Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
Location: CSUN campus in the USU Center.
The panel topic for day one: “Models for Delivery: Online vs. Brick and Mortar.” The panel topic for day two: “The Future of Education: Functional vs. Liberal Arts.”
Day One Speakers
Dr. Daphne Koller, Stanford University, “The Coursera Model”
William C. Allen, President and CSO of LAEDC, “The Critical Importance of Education to the Southern California Economy”
Dr. Matthew Moen, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences University of So. Dakota, “Short Shrift: The Liberal Arts and Sciences in Higher Education Reform”
Day Two Speakers
Dr. Debra Humphreys, V.P Policy and Public Engagement, AAC&U, "More for Less? The Quality Imperative in the Brave New World of Higher Ed"
Dr. Clifford Nass, Department of Communication, Stanford University,
“Issues of Multi-tasking in the Learning Process”