Schedule

Thursday, October 20
Time Location Event Speaker
12:00 - 2:00 PM Lobby (Atrium) Check-in/Registration (Lobby)  
2:00 - 2:15 PM Auditorium Welcoming Remarks Provost Joan Lorden - UNC Charlotte
2:15 - 3:30 PM Auditorium Keynote Address: "Critical Thinking - A Modern Solution to an Age Old Problem" (PPTX File) Dr. Lesley-Jane Eales-Reynolds
3:30 - 3:45 PM Lobby/Atrium Break (Atrium)  
3:45 - 4:45 PM Auditorium

Alumni & Industry Leaders Panel:
"Outside Looking In:
What does Critical Thinking Look Like
in the Real World"

Moderator: Dr. Lesley-Jane Eales-Reynolds
Panelists: Recent UNC Alumni (2-3 years out) and Local/major Employers
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Museum Lobby (Atrium) Reception (Atrium) Live music and Student Ambassadors

 

Friday, October 21
Time Location Event Speaker
7:30 - 8:00 AM Lobby Check-in (Lobby)  
8:30 - 9:00 AM Auditorium Plenary Panel / Day Two Kickoff:
Approaching a Common
Language: Overview of the
Shared Learning Experience Activity
Dr. Lesley-Jane Eales-Reynolds,
Hilary Wason,
Dr. Colin Clark;
(Kingston University)
9:00 - 10:15 AM Breakout Sessions / Multiple Rooms Shared Learning Experience (six sessions will run simultaneously) Team-led by Kingston and UNC Charlotte presenters
10:15 - 10:25 AM Lobby/Atrium Break (Atrium)  
10:30 - 11:45 AM Breakout Sessions / Multiple Rooms Concurrent Sessions - Round 1  
11:45 - 1:00 PM Lunch and Breakout Sessions

Lunch and Breakout Sessions

Birds of a Feather Lunch (Possible topics groups)



 
1:00 - 2:15 PM Breakout Sessions / Multiple Rooms Concurrent Sessions - Round 2  
2:25 - 3:00 PM Auditorium Closing Session: “Next Steps” Dr. Lesley-Jane Eales-Reynolds

 

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