ERIC Number: ED369979
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Oct
A Call to Consciousness: Continuing Education for a Global Perspective. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting (55th, Jackson, Mississippi, October 17-19, 1993).
Boyd, Donna J., Ed.
These proceedings record the addresses, concurrent sessions, and business meetings of the annual meeting of the Association for Continuing Higher Education (ACHE). Part 1 consists of three addresses: "World Collaboration for a Global Perspective" (Beverly Cassara); "When Chaos Is the Solution: A Paradigm for 21st Century Mandates and Strategies" (Barbara Mossberg); and "Enhancing Continuing Education through Partnerships" (James Vondrell). Part 2 contains 12 concurrent session presentations: "U.S. Branch Campuses in Japan: An Experiment in International Cooperation in Education" (Michael Harpending); "Fostering Cross-Cultural Communication: English and Business for Internationals" (Alan Lytle); "Recruitment and Retention of People of Color: A Dual Perspective" (Barbara Roseboro, Bobbie Walls); "Can We Ignore Half the Future of Higher Education?" (Honour Moore); "Rethinking Continuing Higher Education: A Survey of the ACHE Membership" (Raymond Campbell); "Institutes for Learning in Retirement Enrich Campus and Community" (James Verschueren); "The Global Technology of Fiber Optics" (Dan Brook et al.); "Improve the Quality of Continuing Higher Educator's Leadership Role in Economic and Community Development Planning" (Michael Vavrek et al.); "Where Is Nontraditional Education Going? Exploring the Dynamics of Change" (Patricia Sparks); "Working with the Federal Government to Provide International Training Programs" (Eric Grosse); "Implementing Gender/Multicultural Equity: A Study of Faculty Response" (Sylvia McLaurin, Elizabeth Tisdell); and "A New Look at Older Adult Programming" (Judith Hochman et al.). Part 3 contains a summary of business meetings. Part 4 includes these appendixes: membership report, comparative financial summary, and committee reports. (YLB)
Descriptors: Blacks, Community Development, Conference Proceedings, Continuing Education, Coordination, Economic Development, Educational Cooperation, Educational Planning, Educational Research, Global Approach, Higher Education, Intercultural Communication, Minority Groups, Nontraditional Education, Older Adults, Partnerships in Education, Role of Education, School Holding Power, Student Recruitment
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Continuing Higher Education.