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WATSON COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

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Monday, January 20, 2014

Re-Visiting the Greensboro Student Sit-Ins – 50 Years Later!
March 27, 11 a.m. – noon, EB 387
Featured Speaker: Ruth Chambers, former participant with SNCC-Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee
Coordinated by the Office of Teacher Education and Outreach in collaboration with Lisa Buchanan
Open to faculty, staff and students

Current Issues in Teaching
April 22, 5-6 p.m., EB 162 
Featuring NEA representatives and former New Hanover School Board members Elizabeth Redenbaugh and Nick Rhodes
Coordinated by the Office of Teacher Education and Outreach in collaboration with Lisa Buchanan and other faculty
Open to faculty, staff and students

Guest Speaker: Author Paul Cuadros 
April 24, 6-7 p.m., EB 162
Featuring Paul Cuadros, associate professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at UNC-Chapel Hill, and author of A Home on the Field Room, a report on the emerging Latino communities in the South.
Coordinated by the Office of Teacher Education and Outreach
Open to faculty, staff and students


Scholarship Brown Bag Series Continues


The Intersection of Online and Face-to-Face Teaching and Learning
Amy Garrett Dikkers
Feb. 10, noon – 1 p.m., EB 162

Learning English Vocabulary Through Singing
Sue Jen-Chen
March 11, noon – 1 p.m., EB 162

Which Way Home? Examining Immigration Using Documentary Film
Lisa Buchanan and Jeremy Hilburn
April 16, noon – 1 p.m., EB 162


Regional Conferences and Events


“Providing Hope and Support In and Beyond the Classroom”
26th Annual At-Risk Youth National Forum
Feb 16-20, Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Sponsored by the National Dropout Prevention Center/Network, Clemson University
Co-Sponsored by the UNCW Watson College of Education Dropout Prevention Coalition
For information contact Janna Robertson robertsonj@uncw.edu
To register visit www.dropoutprevention.org

“The Power of Education in Research”
2014 Annual NCARE Meeting
Feb. 20-21, Greensboro, N.C.
Hosted by North Carolina Association for Research in Education
For information contact Tamara Walser
To register visit www.ncare.us