The Future of Higher Education in America: A Conversation with Chad Wellmon and Dean Chris Celenza
Please join us for a conversation about American higher education with Davis Chair Visiting Professor Chad Wellmon, leading voice in contemporary critical debates on the academy. He is a Professor of German Studies with appointments in History and Media Studies, at the University of Virginia and the author of Becoming Human: Romantic Anthropology and the Embodiment of Freedom, and Organizing Enlightenment: Information Overload the the Invention of the Modern Research University. Dean Celenza and Dr. Wellmon will discuss current challenges facing institutions of teaching and learning in a time of cultural upheaval and uncertainty. How has the university's role as a bulwark for expertise, intellectual authority, and truth changed over time, and how can it navigate new threats and challenges?
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Wednesday, March 13 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Healy Hall, First Floor, Bioethics Library