"The Idea of the University and the State of Liberal Education in the 21st Century," hopes to bring together scholars interested in the 'idea of the university,' assessing its history and purpose, and its relationship to liberal education. The conference welcomes papers on any topic related to the 'university' and the nature, scope and viability of liberal education.
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From: Thursday, April 27, 2017
To: Saturday, April 29, 2017
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
The Westin Calgary
320 4 Ave SW
Calgary, AB T2P 2S6
Conference Fee - CAD $200
Accepted forms of payment are MasterCard or Visa.
Refunds will be provided up until April 14, 2017 and are subject to a $25 cancellation fee.
Dr. Karim Dharamsi, Associate Professor and chair of General Education (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ms. Brenda Quantz, Conference Administrative Support (email@example.com)
Prof. Jim Brenan, Associate Professor, Department of General Education (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Prof. Marty Clark, Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Physical Education (email@example.com)
Dr. Manuel Diaz-Avila, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Physics (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Dr. Allison Dube, Associate Professor, Department of General Education (email@example.com)
Dr. Roberta Lexier, Associate Professor, Department of General Education (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Dr. Paul Varella, Associate Dean, Bissett School of Business (email@example.com)
Dr. Jim Zimmer, Associate Vice-President of Teaching and Learning (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Advisors to the Committee
Dr. Terry Chapman, Dean of Arts, Education and Business, Medicine Hat College (email@example.com)
Dr. David Clemis, Associate Professor, Department of Humanities (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ms. Paisley Dressler, Alumnus (email@example.com)
Dr. Navneet Kumar, Coordinator of General Education, Medicine Hat College (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Dr. Kenna Olsen, Associate Professor, Department of English (email@example.com)
Dr. Katherine Aidala
Chair and Associate Professor of Physics, Chair of Engineering
Mount Holyoke College
Prof. Natasha Bakht
Associate Professor, Faculty of Law
University of Ottawa
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We request submissions of abstracts prepared for blind-review of between 250 and 500 words. The deadline for receipt of submissions is 5pm on Monday 6th, March 2017. Please send abstracts in a form suitable for anonymous review to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Attached to the same email, please include a separate cover page that gives the following details:
Please send documents in PDF, Word, or Rich Text format. Submissions, and any further enquiries, should be sent to email@example.com