Category Archives: Principles of Excellence

An area for discussing how LEAP’s Principles of Excellence are being incorporated into core courses. More on LEAP: http://www.uww.edu/learn/LEAP/index.php

Big Ideas in the Core

Tweet What is the one thing I want my students to take from this class? Every semester, I try to remind myself of this question — that, if students take nothing from Individual & Society but one thing, what would … Continue reading

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The Journey to Knowledge

Divergent interpretations are a rich soil for conversations to grow. Continue reading

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Teaching in the Core: Embracing Volodya

Teaching in the core is like driving a bus. I am Volodya. My students line up at Hyer 322. They come to the door – my podium. There they show me their ticket – “the entrance ticket” to Global Perspectives Continue reading

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