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ERIC Number: ED520119
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Aug-3
Pages: 145
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-0-8949-2021-9ISBN-978-0-8949-2021-9
ISSN: N/A
The Proceedings for the Colloquium on Diversity in Education Abroad: How to Change the Picture
Herrin, Carl A., Ed.; Dadzie, Suzanne, Ed.; MacDonald, Sandra A., Ed.
Academy for Educational Development
The Academy for Educational Development (AED) Colloquium on Diversity in Education Abroad: How to Change the Picture was conceived of as a collaborative effort between the speakers, presenters, and participants. This publication presents the papers presented by the speakers. These are: (1) What We Know about Diversity in Education Abroad: State of the Research (David Comp); (2) What We Know about Diversity in Education Abroad: Obstacles and Opportunities (Nicole Norfles); (3) Access in Education: A Study on Minority Participation (Wolfgang Schlor); (4) Collaboration and Commitment: Making Partnerships Work for Increasing Study Abroad Participation at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) (Laurie Black); (5) Empowering Black Women to Get Off Campus, on the Plane and Overseas (Margery Ganz); (6) Internationalizing Underrepresented Students: Mixed Results (Devora Grynspan); (7) Framework for Changing the Picture of Americans Studying Abroad (Sandra MacDonald); (8) Succeeding with Undergraduates: Getting Beyond Money (Molly Tovar); (9) How Education Abroad Became a Reality for Me: Catching the Travel Bug Early (Keisha Elizabeth Robinson); (10) Overcoming Obstacles by Embracing Institutional Strengths (Kari Miller); and (11) How Education Abroad Became a Reality for Me: Finding Connections Overseas (Evian Patterson). Additional papers include: (1) A New Strategy for Increasing Diversity in Education Abroad (P. Bai Akridge); and (2) Diversity in Education Abroad: The Need for Institutional Commitment (LaTasha Malone). Opening remarks by Stephen Moseley and "Diversity in Education Abroad: Why It Matters to the Nation," an opening plenary by Eileen Wilson-Oyelaran, are also presented. [Individual papers contain references, tables, and footnotes.]
Academy for Educational Development. 1825 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20009-5721. Tel: 202-884-8000; Fax: 202-884-8400; Web site: http://www.aed.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Academy for Educational Development