March

Common Core Profs to Present at SVHE Conference

News Story: March 1, 2012

Faculty members June Ann Greeley, Amanda Moras, Jennifer McLaughlin, Cara Erdheim and Jennie-Rebecca Falcetta have had a panel presentation accepted to the Society for Higher Values in Higher Education’s 88th annual conference at Drew University in August. All five professors teach as part of SHU’s Common Core, The Human Journey.  The title of this year's annual meeting is "Imagination and Compassion in Higher Education."  Their panel is titled "Cultivating Compassion and Inspiring Imagination Across a Multi-Disciplinary Core."  The presentations will focus on how the four Common Core questions and Catholic intellectual tradition, from the perspectives of the different disciplines, foster compassion and imagination among students.