UCUS papers/panels NCA-Chicago, November 2007

All participants are required to register for the 2007 Annual Convention.  Pre-registration begins July 5, 20087 at www.natcom.org/convention.

Thursday, November 15th

1.      Communicating Our Worldviews: Using Intellect and Ethics (but not necessarily Faith) in Small College Research and Teaching.  Thursday, November 15, 12:30-1:45 PM.


2.      Issues of Faith, Diversity, and Ethics at Small Colleges.  Thursday, November 15, 2:00-3:15 PM.


3.      An Interactive Dialogue on Practicing Faithfulness-Intellect-Ethics-at Small Undergraduate Colleges and Universities: The UCUS Spotlight Roundtable. Thursday, November 15, 3:30-4:45 PM.


4.      When Worlds Collide: Students’ and Teachers’ Values and Responsibilities.  Thursday, November 15, 3:30 – 4:45 PM.


Friday, November 16th


5.      Keeping the Faith “When You’re Down and Troubled and … Nothing is Going Right.” Friday, November 16, 8:00- 9:15 AM.


6.       “My Freshman Year” –Revisited: Student Culture, the Public University and American Culture.  Friday, November 16, 2:00- 3:15 PM.


7.      Academic Dishonesty as a Crisis of Faith and Ethics in Education.  Friday, November 16, 3:30-4:45 PM.


Saturday, November 17th


8.      UCUS Business Meeting: 8:00-9:15 AM


9.      Small College Business, Meeting: 9:30-10:45 AM.


10. “The Web of Student Motivation: Raising the Spirits of Teachers and      Students.”  Saturday, November 17, 2:00 – 3:15 PM


Sunday, November 18th


11. “Pursuing Faith in the Conversational Delivery Style:  Pedagogical Techniques for Teaching and Facilitating Natural Delivery.”  Sunday, November 18, 9:30 – 10:45 AM.