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Global Engagement through Technology Symposium

University of Washington Bothell

Friday, September 12, 2014 from 8:15 AM to 4:30 PM (PDT)

Global Engagement through Technology Symposium

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Early Registration Ended $25.00 $1.62

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Global Engagement through Technology Symposium

Friday, September 12, 2014; 8:15am - 4:30pm

University of Washington Bothell | 18115 Campus Way NE | Bothell, WA


The symposium, hosted by UW Bothell Global Initiatives and the Teaching and Learning Center, will bring together faculty, staff and administrators from the Pacific Northwest - and beyond! - interested in implementing international collaboration components into courses across the curriculum and sharing best practices to create a physical and virtual learning community. We invite you to share in our learning.

 

The program will include:

 

  • Introduction to globally networked learning using the Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) model.
  • Discussion about institutional support to scale up international collaboration across the curriculum.
  • Survey of campus internationalization through technology-enabled collaboration with various stakeholders at Washington State University.
  • Panel discussion with representatives from local businesses to provide real-life examples of virtual collaboration, working with people from other cultures, and the value of global competence in the workplace.
  • Networking.
  • Breakfast, lunch and a coffee break.

 

All sessions will be held in Discovery Hall, the newest building on the UW Bothell campus and home to the School of STEM.

 

Tentative Schedule

Check-in and Breakfast: 8:15AM - 9:00AM
Welcome and COIL Workshop: 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Plenary Session: 11:00AM -12:30PM
Lunch and Panel Discussion: 12:30PM - 2:00PM
Breakout Sessions: 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Coffee Break: 3:00PM-3:15PM
Closing Plenary:3:15PM - 4:30PM

 

Registration details
We are grateful for financial support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Area and International Studies grant, administered by the UW Jackson School of International Studies, which is allowing us to greatly reduce the cost to participants.

Early registration, by Friday, August 22: $25

Regular registration, up to Thursday, September 11: $35

The registration price includes conference materials and programming, parking, breakfast, lunch and a coffee break.

 

Local accommodations

 

A block of rooms for out-of-town guests has been reserved at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson. The rate for Thu-Sat stays is $99 per night. The hotel, located at 19333 North Creek Parkway in Bothell, is within walking distance to campus. A free local shuttle is also available.

 

To make a reservation, please contact Wendy Rasmussen, Director of Sales, at +1 (425) 939-5504 or wendy.rasmussen@countryinns.com, and let her know you are with the UWB Global Engagement Symposium.

 

Disability accommodations
The University of Washington is committed to providing equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodations for the symposium, please contact Disability Support Services at least ten days prior to the event at 425.352.5307, TDD 425.352.5303, FAX 425.352.5455, or email dss@uwb.edu.

 

Additional Information

Equal Opportunity:
It is our policy that no citizen of the university states or any other person within the jurisdiction thereof shall, on the ground of race, color, sex (including sexual harassment), age, disability, veteran status, religion, national origin or sexual orientation, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination in employment or under any educational program or activity of the university.

Cancellation/Refund Policy:
We hope that you will not cancel, but in the event that you choose to withdraw completely from the event, the following refund schedule will apply. Once you have completed the registration form, our cancellation policy is in effect. The following cancellation policy applies:
-If cancellation occurs two weeks prior to the event, you will receive a refund less the credit card processing fee.
-If cancellation occurs less than two weeks prior, you forfeit your full registration fee.

All changes and cancellation requests must be in writing. No refunds will be issued less than two weeks prior to th event and you remain responsible for paying any outstanding balance. We cannot “roll over” the registration to another event.

 

 Who can I contact with questions?

Kyle Richardson krichardson@uwb.edu, 425-352-3396 or Natalia Dyba ndyba@uwb.edu, 425-352-3261

http://www.bothell.washington.edu/globalinitiatives/research/symposium-2014

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University of Washington Bothell
Discovery Hall, 162
11122 NE 180th ST
Bothell, WA 98011

Friday, September 12, 2014 from 8:15 AM to 4:30 PM (PDT)


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