Authors, Presenters, Moderators, Facilitators and Participants

ACT6 - Sixth Creative Teaching Conference
La Pedagogie Creative - La Pedagogia Creativa
Lucerne, Switzerland, January 3-6, 2003
Arledge, Lydia
Brock, Patricia
Buttaro, Lucia
Chen, Yuanqian
Cohen, Audrey
Dickenson, Lael 
Hundley, Stephen
Johnson, Edward
Klein, Amelia 
Klein, Hans 
Liang, Wen-Kuei 
Lustbader, Paula 
Mancuso, Louis 
Martin, Keith 
McCallister, Pat
McKechnie, Lorraine 
Naumes, Peggy 
Naumes, William
Newth, Francine
Rosenbloom, Al 
Sallustio, Anthony 
Friday - January 3, 2003
  • Arrival at Zurich Airport (Flughafen)
  • Transfer to Lucerne by train
  • Check-in at the Palace Luzern Hotel and free time
  • 13:00 Meet in Palace Luzern Hotel Lobby for optional Pilatus Excursion
    (warm winter clothing including appropriate footwear is recommended)
  • 17:30 Return to Palace Luzern Hotel
  • 17:30 Free Time - Enjoy dining at the restaurant within the Hotel - pay as you go
Saturday - January 4, 2003
  • 8:00 Breakfast
  • 9:00 - 10:30 Opening Plenary Session

"WELCOME"
Dr. Hans E. Klein, Executive Director, ACT-WACRA®, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Lally School of Management & Technology, Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.A.

THRESHOLDS IN ADULT PEDAGOGY:
COOPERATIVE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
Dr. Amelia Klein, Wheelock College, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

  • 10:30 - 11:00 Refreshments
  • 11:00 - 12:00 Interactive Plenary Session
    Moderator: Dr. Keith Martin, Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut, U.S.A.

"YOUR CREATIVE CLASSROOM
Dr. Hans E. Klein, Executive Director, ACT-WACRA®, U.S.A.
Dr. Amelia Klein, Wheelock College, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

  • 12:00 - 13:00 Lunch 
  • 13:00 - 14:30 Afternoon Session 

Moderator:
Dr. Al Rosenbloom, Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois, U.S.A.

Presenters:
FORGING INTERNATIONAL LINKAGES: CONNECTING STUDENTS IN AN ONLINE GLOBAL CLASSROOM
Dr. Lydia Arledge, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA, U.S.A.

USE OF THE PDA - ENHANCING THE CASE STUDY PEDAGOGY USING NEW TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Dr. Louis C. Mancuso, Charleston Southern University, SUMMERVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA, U.S.A.

IMPLEMENTING INNOVATIVE CLINICAL LEARNING EXPERIENCES INTO A LARGE LECTURE UNDERGRADUATE MANAGEMENT COURSE: THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH FLORIDA CASE
Dr. Edward A. Johnson, University of North Florida, JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA, U.S.A.

  • 14:30 - 15:00 Refreshments 
  • 16:00 - 17:00 Afternoon Session (continued) 

Moderator: 
Peggy Naumes, University of New Hampshire, DURHAM, NEW HAMPSHIRE, U.S.A.

Presenters:
LEARNING JOURNALING
Dr. Patricia Brock, Pace University, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, U.S.A.

CASE STUDIES - THEY'RE NOT JUST FOR BUSINESS COURSES
Dr. Keith Martin, Fairfield University, FAIRFIELD, CONNECTICUT, U.S.A.

  • 16:30-17:30 Board Meeting
  • 17:30 - 19:00 Free Time
  • 19:00-23:00 Departure for guided city walking tour and dinner at "Rebstock" (typical Swiss restaurant).  Flat, warm winter footwear and comfortable, layered winter clothing are recommended.
Sunday - January 5, 2003
  • 8:00 Breakfast
  • 9:00 Departure for optional all day educational/cultural tour to Maria Einsiedeln through scenic central Switzerland.  Flat, warm winter footwear and comfortable, layered winter clothing are recommended.
  • 17:00 Return to Hotel - Evening Free
Monday - January 6, 2003
  • 8:30 Breakfast
  • 9:30 - 10:30 Plenary Session

Moderator: 
Dr. Anthony Sallustio, Pace University, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, U.S.A.

"YOU'VE GOT TO SPEAK IT, TOUCH IT, ORGANIZE IT, AND APPLY IT TO LEARN IT: LAW STUDENT VOICES AND PEDAGOGICAL PERSPECTIVES ON TEACHING AND LEARNING"
Paula Lustbader, Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.

  • 10:30 - 11:00 Refreshments (will be available during the plenary session)
  • 11:00-12:00 Plenary Session (continued)

'YOU'VE GOT TO SPEAK IT…" 

  • 12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
  • 13:30 - 14:30 Track A 

Moderator: 
Lael Dickenson, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, TROY, NEW YORK, U.S.A. 

Presenters:
PROMOTING, DESIGNING AND TEACHING AN UNDERGRADUATE GENERAL EDUCATION COURSE ON THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT: A MANAGEMENT EDUCATOR'S PERSPECTIVE
Dr. Audrey J. Cohen, Marymount Manhattan College, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, U.S.A.

"SNYTHESIZE, ENERGIZE, AND GENERALIZE: CAPSTONE EXPERIENCES IN LEADERSHIP EDUCATION
Dr. Stephen Hundley, Indiana University-Purdue University, INDIANAPOLIS INDIANA, U.S.A

THE FUTURES WHEEL: AN INNOVATIVE TOOL FOR DIVERSE SETTINGS
Dr. Pat McCallister, Eastern Illinois University, CHARLESTON, ILLINOIS, U.S.A.

  • 13:30 - 14:30 Track B 

Moderator: Dr. William Naumes, University of New Hampshire, DURHAM, NEW HAMPSHIRE, U.S.A.

Presenters:
FROM NUMBER THEORY AND SOFTWARE DESIGN TO HOMOMORPHISM THEOREMS
Dr. Yuanqian Chen, Central Connecticut State University, NEW BRITAIN, CONNECTICUT, U.S.A.

INTERNATIONAL MERGER & ACQUISITION AND COMPETITIVE
Dr. Wen-Kuei Liang, Tatung University, TAIPEI, TAIWAN

COLLABORATIVE ALLIANCES BETWEEN GOVERNMENT, ACADEMIA, AND INDUSTRY: SPECIAL PROJECTS FOR THE CLASSROOM
Dr. Francine Newth, Providence College, PROVIDENCE RHODE ISLAND, U.S.A.

  • 14:30 - 15:00 Refreshments
  • 15:00 - 16:00 Track A

Moderator: Dr. Patricia Brock, Pace University, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, U.S.A. 

Presenters:
EVALUATION OF THE LIVE CASE STUDY MODEL
Lorraine McKechnie, Glasgow Caledonian University, GLASGOW, SCOTLAND

  • 13:30 - 14:30 Track B 

Moderator: Dr. Louis Mancuso, Charleston Southern University, SUMMERVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA, U.S.A.

Presenters:
USING CASES AND APPLICATIONS IN THE TEACHING OF FRENCH CULTURE
Dr. Anthony Sallustio, Pace University, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, U.S.A.

ADULT ESL IN HIGHER EDUCATION: BALANCING ACADEMIC LEARNING, SPEECH, SCIENCE AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS
Dr. Lucia Buttaro, City University of New York at Kingsborough, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK, U.S.A.

  • 9:30 Closing Session

Conference Gala Banquet at the Palace Luzern Hotel for registered delegates and registered partners only (business attire).

  • Conference adjourns

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