Oxford College of Emory University invites applications to IPLA 2016

Friends of IC-bG,

The applications for this year’s Institute for Pedagogy in the Liberal Arts are now open. This conference is great for course development, close-by and very affordable. If accepted, you pay for your lodging and conference costs and meals are provided by Oxford College of Emory.I encourage you to apply.


More information and application materials are available at http://oxfordipla2016.org/

Hosted by Oxford College of Emory University, the Institute for Pedagogy in the Liberal Arts celebrates its tenth anniversary. Held from May 10-13, 2016, the IPLA celebrates this special anniversary with the focus on liberal arts education for the 21st century. Faculty select one two-day session for Tuesday/Wednesday and a second for Thursday/Friday. In this way, participants explore two unique pedagogies in great depth over successive two day sessions.

Some highlights …

  • A keynote by Andrew Delbanco (College: What It Was, Is, and Should Be, 2012)
  • two day session on High Impact Practices and Programs at a liberal arts college
  •  two-day sessions on Experiential Learning, Team Based Learning, Service Learning, Case Based Learning, Backward Design, and Inquiry Guided Learning
  • in depth sessions on Teaching and Learning with Technology and the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.



About Dr. J. Metzker

I believe in the power of a liberal education to transform individuals and society. I am currently the Executive Director of the Brown Center for Faculty Innovation and Excellence. Formerly, I led a community engagement initiative and held a full professorship in chemistry at a public liberal arts university. I am a proud product of The Evergreen State College.
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One Response to Oxford College of Emory University invites applications to IPLA 2016

  1. Reblogged this on Liberal Arts Renewal Project (LARP) and commented:

    This year’s program will offer a featured session on High Impact Practices/Programs. If you are a student life professional, please consider applying, for the HIP programs rely upon collaboration between the many professional who make up the campus culture.

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