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Wednesday, August 26, 2015
8:30 am - 1 pm
Eberhard Conference Center 
Pew Grand Rapids Campus

Whether deepsignificanttransformational, or transformative, teaching and learning are about growth and perpetual change. How can faculty create learning environments and craft activities that foster change in students and promote learning that transcends the classroom? This conference will describe a framework for designing significant learning experiences and provide concrete examples of the framework’s application. The opening presentation will be given by Dr. Stewart Ross, currently a senior member of Dee Fink & Associates, and the founding Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Minnesota State University, Mankato (MSU). More...


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