AFACCT 30th Conference, David J. Smith to Keynote, Fulbright Program Featured, Community College of Baltimore County, Catonsville, MD, 1/9-10/20

The Association of Faculties for Advancement of Community College Teaching (AFACCT) the Maryland organization of faculty teaching at 2-year institutions, will hold its 30th conference January 9-10, 2020 at the Community College of Baltimore County/Catonsville, Catonsville, MD. The conference will bring together 400 faculty and administrators teaching in Maryland institutions. This year’s conference theme isContinue reading “AFACCT 30th Conference, David J. Smith to Keynote, Fulbright Program Featured, Community College of Baltimore County, Catonsville, MD, 1/9-10/20”

Webinar: Study Abroad as Peace Pedagogy, 12/10/19, Kent State University

Peace pedagogy is a normative approach to teaching and learning that aims to reduce violence in all its forms.  To best understand peace pedagogy, one must understand the full spectrum of violence that affects the world.  In positive peace theory, violence indicates more than direct physical harm; rather, violence constitutes any situation where systemic, societal,Continue reading “Webinar: Study Abroad as Peace Pedagogy, 12/10/19, Kent State University”

USIP/NAFSA International Education Week Event Features Discussion on Community Colleges, Fulbright Efforts, NAFSA Initiatives, and Contributions of Higher Education, 11/19/19

As part of the recognition of International Education Week, the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) and NAFSA: Association for International Educators held a jointly sponsored event on November 19, 2019 at USIP: The Role of Higher Education in Resolving Conflict and Its Consequences. The event was livestreamed and the archived video from the event isContinue reading “USIP/NAFSA International Education Week Event Features Discussion on Community Colleges, Fulbright Efforts, NAFSA Initiatives, and Contributions of Higher Education, 11/19/19”