Transforming Graduate Education at the University of Georgia
Unicoi Conference Center – Helen, GA
March 27-28, 2015
The 2015 Academic Affairs Faculty Symposium explored strategies for transforming graduate education at the University to complement UGA’s rising stature and reputation. Participants explored and developed innovative strategies for graduate student recruitment, retention and placement; professional development; curriculum and pedagogy, diversity; financial support and organizational structures and policies. Participants discussed how graduate education contributes to and benefits from the University’s goals to become a world-class institution of higher education.
Keynote Speaker – Steve Stice
Panel One: Integrative Graduate Programs
Panel Two: The Graduate Student Experience