American Studies Seminar 2018

 

American Studies -seminaari pidettiin Helsingissä Yliopiston päärakennuksessa 7.4.2018

Seminaarin ohjelma sai hyvää palautetta osallistujilta, ohjelmaa pidettiin kiinnostavana ja monipuolisena. Aiheiden vaihtelevuus sai erityistä kiitosta.

Luentojen aiheina olivat:

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Eija Venäläinen, Chair of the Association of Teachers of English in Finland

Key Changes: Revising American Indian History Through Music

Daniel M. Cobb (Fulbright Bicentennial Chair in American Studies)

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; University of Helsinki

An Economist’s Brief Introduction to Voting

Peter Hans Matthews (Fulbright-Hanken Distinguished Chair in Business and Economics)

Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont; Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki

Teaching Inquiry Through Passion Projects

Samuel Joel Northern (Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program)

Simpson Elementary School, Franklin, Kentucky; University of Helsinki

American Resource Center Activities and Resources

Taina Iduozee, American Resource Center Director

A Non-technical Introduction to Some Technology-related Words (and Ideas)

Manuel Sanders (Core Fulbright Scholar Program)

University of South Carolina Beaufort, Bluffton, South Carolina; Tampere University of Technology

Fulbright Finland Foundation Programs for Teachers

Mirka McIntire, Manager, Teacher Exchange and Education Programs, Fulbright Finland Foundation

Motivating the Unmotivated

Ebony Meyers-White (Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program)

Baltimore City Public Schools; University of Jyväskylä