Great Lakes Colleges Association

Strengthening Education in the Tradition of the Liberal Arts

Global Liberal Arts Alliance

Innovations in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

3rd Biennial Conference

March 6 – 8, 2009

Wabash College, Crawfordsville, IN

Early Bird Registration Open until January 30, 2009 at $180.00

Regular Registration after Jan. 30 to February 6, 2009 at $200.00

Visit our Conference Site for the electronic registration, travel and lodging options.

Mark your calendars and make your reservations now!

Conference Highlights


Friday Night Keynote:

Barbara Cambridge, NCTE, Director, Washington, DC Office, and Darren Cambridge, Professor, New Century College, George Mason University


Saturday Night Keynote:

Charlie Blaich, Director of Inquiries at the Center of Inquiry in the Liberal Arts, Wabash College


Saturday Luncheon Talk:

Tony Ciccone, Director of the Carnegie Academy for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Carnegie Foundation for the advancement of Teaching


Plenary Talks

Saturday Plenary Session on supporting SoTL through Teaching and Learning Centers on campus by David Schodt, Director of the Center for Innovation in the Liberal Arts, St. Olaf College, Chico Zimmerman, Coordinator, Perlman Center for Learning and Teaching, Carleton College, and Adrienne Christiansen, Director, Jan Serie Center for Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Macalester College.

Sunday Plenary on Publishing SoTL work by Gregg Wentzell, Managing Editor of the Journal on Excellence in College Teaching , Miami University, Ohio, and Darren Cambridge, Co-editor of Electronic Portfolios 2.0 (Stylus, 2008), George Mason University.

Concurrent sessions, posters, and interactive roundtable presentations include work around such themes as writing, student cognitive development, faculty development, active learning, working with K-12 teachers and SoTL research, and consortial efforts to promote the study of teaching and learning, among others.


For more information contact:

Warren Rosenberg

English Department

Wabash College

Crawfordsville, IN 47933

765 361-6275

The Global Liberal Arts Alliance
535 West William Suite 301
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Voice: +1.734.661.2350
Facsimile: +1.734.661.2349

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Great Lakes Colleges Association

Strengthening Education in the Tradition of the Liberal Arts

The Great Lakes Colleges Association
535 West William. Suite 301
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48103

+1.734.661.2350 (voice)
+1.734.661.2349 (fax)