Preliminary Schedule

Sunday, June 3 – Conference Opening

4:30 – 7:00 PM – Evening welcoming reception – AthenAeum, Soka University


Monday, June 4 – Conference Day 1

8:15 AM – Registration and Coffee

8:30 AM – Welcome and Introduction to conference
8:45 AM – PLENARY Keynote
9:30 AM – pLENARY PANEL 1: “the global liberal arts college
10:30 – 10:45 am – cOFFEE bREAK
10:45 AM  PLENARY PANEL 2: “CENTERS FOR GLOBAL LEARNING”
11:45 AM – PLENARY PANEL 3: “Study Abroad in a Connected World”

12:45 PM – Lunch

2:00 PM – PARALLEL SESSIONS
PARALLEL SESSIONS i
Theme 1
Theme 2
Theme 3
the global liberal arts college
Centers for Global Learning
Study Abroad in a Connected World
3:30 PM – COFFEE BREAK
3:50 pm – rOUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: “wHAT IS GLOBAL CHANGE?”

5:00 PM – Reception
6:30 pm – Dinner


Tuesday, June 5 – Conference Day 2

8:15 AM – Registration and Coffee

8:30 AM – Welcome and Introduction to conference
8:45 AM – PLENARY Keynote
9:30 AM – pLENARY PANEL 4: “gLOBALIZED STEM EDUCATION
10:30 – 10:45 am – cOFFEE bREAK
10:45 AM  PLENARY PANEL 5: “capturing the global experience”
11:45 AM – PLENARY PANEL 6: “the role of the core and ge curriculum in global liberal arts”

12:45 PM – Lunch

2:00 PM – PARALLEL SESSIONS
PARALLEL SESSIONS iI
Theme 4
Theme 5
Theme 6
gLOBALIZED STEM EDUCATION
capturing the global experience
the role of the core and ge curriculum in global liberal arts
3:30 PM – COFFEE BREAK
3:50 pm – rOUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

5:00 PM – closing Reception