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Network for Academic Renewal Conference
AAC&U's 4th Biennial Diversity and Learning Conference

Diversity and Learning: Education for a World Lived in Common
October 24 - 27, 2002 - St. Louis, Missouri


Higher education faces a challenge preparing students for an increasingly interdependent world--a world marked by permeable borders and persistent inequalities; a world of shifting boundaries between local and global, domestic, and international; a fractured world in profound need of socially responsible and more fully engaged citizens. For more than a decade AAC&U has helped campuses tap diversity as an educational and societal resource. This conference builds upon that by addressing:

o cognitive and democracy outcomes of diversity initiatives
o connections between U.S. and global diversity
o religious pluralism at home and abroad
o migration, hybridity, and identity
o assessment of diversity courses, programs, and services
o culturally informed democratic practices and pedagogies
o enhancement of diversity work through technology
o holistic approaches to student development

Join a national network of practitioners and researchers in St. Louis on October 24-27, 2002 to enhance existing campus diversity initiatives and chart the next frontiers of work. Diversity and Learning is a valuable meeting for faculty, administrators, students, and others interested in improving pedagogy, enhancing the curriculum, enriching the campus climate, leading systemic institutional change, promoting intergroup dialogues, and engaging communities.

If you have questions, please email us at meetings@aacu.org

For hotel reservations, contact:
Hyatt Regency St. Louis
One St. Louis Union Station
St. Louis, MO 63103
314-231-1234

Conference rate available through September 24, 2002.
Please be sure to mention that you are with the AAC&U Diversity &
Learning Conference to receive the conference rate.

To register for the conference, register online at www.aacu-edu.org


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