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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

2014 Clark Kerr Lectures - Lecture #1 - Clark Kerr and the Californian Model of Higher Education

Lecture | September 30 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | UC Berkeley Campus, Goldman Theater, David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704


Simon Marginson, Professor of International Higher Education, Institute of Education, London

Center for Higher Education Studies in


The Clark Kerr Lectures series honors Clark Kerr, president of the University of California from 1958 to 1967 and long recognized as one of the great leaders of American higher education in the twentieth century. Kerr headed the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education and then the Carnegie Council on Policy Studies in Higher Education from 1967 until 1979. He came to UC Berkeley in 1945 as an...   More >


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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Online education and the knowledge economy of the 21st century

Panel Discussion | October 2 | 6:30-8 p.m. | World Affairs Council Auditorium, Suite 200


312 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94108

Nicholas Dirks, Chancellor, University of California, Berkeley; Sebastian Thrun, Chief Executive Officer, Udacity

Quentin Hardy, Deputy Technology Editor, New York Times

Public Affairs


Access to online education has the potential to democratize education and skill advancement around the world. In what ways and for whom has online education been most successful so far? What are the platform's limitations and where are the gaps? Join us for a discussion of online education’s potential role in preparing a global labor force for the knowledge economy of the 21st century.

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Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Dialogues: What is the Value of the Flipped Classroom?

Colloquium | October 8 | 4-5 p.m. |  Faculty Club


Center for Teaching and Learning, Academic Senate


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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Dialogues: What is the Value of Active Learning in Large Lecture Courses?

Colloquium | November 12 | 4-5 p.m. |  Faculty Club


Center for Teaching and Learning, Academic Senate


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