The Excellence in Teaching Committee’s topic, “The Life of the Mind: Intellectual Excitement in Your Classroom,” will include discussions between presenters and students.
Questions for discussion include: How can we ignite a creative engagement with the liberal arts and sciences in our students? How do we model and stimulate the life of the mind for students? How do we turn our students on and get them intellectually excited about learning?
The colloquium will feature presentations by Dr. Katherine Alexander, Robin Schwarz, Dr. Kirsten Grant, Dr. Cathryn McCarthy, Fr. Michael Conforti, and Dr. Ted Kafala.
About the College of Mount Saint Vincent
Founded in 1847 by the Sisters of Charity, the College of Mount Saint Vincent offers nationally recognized liberal arts education and a select array of professional fields of study on a landmark campus overlooking the Hudson River. Committed to the education of the whole person, and enriched by the unparalleled cultural, educational and career opportunities of New York City, the College equips students with the knowledge, skills and experiences necessary for lives of achievement, professional accomplishment and leadership in the 21st century.
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