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Teaching Narratives Conference hosted by LIU Brooklyn

Call for proposals due Friday, September 14


Fatima Kafele,Deputy Director of Public Relations
LIU Brooklyn,
Long Island University

Teaching NarrativesBrooklyn, N.Y. – The Planning Committee for the Teaching Narratives Conference at LIU Brooklyn seeks proposals for presentations that feature stories about advancing thoughtful, multimodal methods of teaching and learning. In keeping with the campus mission of providing academic access and excellence to diverse students, the Committee is specifically interested in narratives about teaching that illuminate student learning, engagement, and assessment—in and out of the classroom—in complex, nuanced ways.

Proposals are due by Friday, September 14, 2012.

The Teaching Narrative Conference is supported by funds from the Provost’s Office, the Teaching and Learning Initiative, and the Office of Academic Affairs.

In order for the narratives to reach beyond the attendees, as well to ensure that the stories endure and continue to resonate past the conference date, presenters will also be invited to submit their narratives for publication. The collected narratives will be published following the conference.

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LIU Brooklyn is distinguished by...
dynamic curricula reflecting the great urban community it serves. Distinctive programs encompass the arts and media, the natural sciences, business, social policy, urban education, the health professions and pharmacy, and include the Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, the Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, the D.P.T. in Physical Therapy and the Pharm.D. in Pharmacy. A vibrant urban oasis in downtown Brooklyn, this diverse and thriving campus offers academic excellence, personalized attention, small class size and flexible course schedules. In 2006, a $45-million Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center was opened to serve the Campus and the surrounding community. In 2007, the Cyber Café was launched, providing a high-tech hot spot for students and faculty members to meet and eat.

Posted 09/06/2012

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