TABLE OF CONTENTS


GREETINGS FROM THE EDITOR
by Bob Goldberg, Editor

THE ROLE OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN SERVING THE PUBLIC
by Ronald Williams, President

THE YEAR OF CRITICAL THINKING PRINCE GEORGE'S COMMUNITY COLLEGE INITIATIVE
by Vera Zdravkovich, Vice President for Instruction

SELF-STUDY UPDATE
by Verna Teasdale, Academic Assistant to the Vice President for Instruction

SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL FACULTY AND STAFF HONORS CONVOCATION, OCTOBER 26, 2004

nEWS FROM YOUR FACULTY ORGANIZATION
by Eldon Baldwin, President, and John Bartles, Vice President

A REALITY CHALLENGE FOR CRITICAL THINKING
by Faith Breen, Professor, Business Management

ACCESS: N/PERMISSION, LIBERTY, OR ABILITY TO ENTER, APPROACH, COMMUNICATE WITH, OR PASS TO AND FROM
by Dennis Huffman, Nancy Grinberg, and Lynn Lubey, Extension Center Program Managers

MY SECRET PLEASURE: TEACHING AT UNIVERSITY TOWN CENTER
by Esther Robbins, Chair, Language Studies Department

CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES AT AN EXTENSION CENTER
by Ryna May, Assistant Professor, English

of traveling and teaching . . .
by Angela Rabatin, Associate Professor, Business Management

PROS AND CONS OF THE TEACHING AT UNIVERSITY TOWN CENTER
by Donald Flage, Professor, Mathematics and Engineering

REASONING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM
by Bill Peirce, Professor, English

CHANGES IN ASSESSMENT
by Michael Gavin, Faculty Chair, Academic Outcomes Assessment Committee

HONORS PROGRAM WELCOMES NEW FACULTY AND NEW HONORS ACADEMY MEMBERS
by Natalie Webb, Assistant Honors Coordinator for Marketing and Recruitment

INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL LIBRARY USING BLACKBOARD'S "DISCUSSION FORUM"
by Robert Goldberg, Associate Professor, English

INTERNATIONALIZING ACADEMIC STUDIES AT PRINCE GEORGE'S COMMUNITY COLLEGE: SURVEY RESULTS AND INTERNATIONAL CENTER - ACADEMIC SUPPORT
by Marlene Cohen, Coordinator, International Center - Academic Support

PATHFINDER GRANT RECIPIENTS, SUMMER 2004 AND $2,000 GRANT FOR OUTSTANDING SCHOLARSHIP
by Alan Mickelson, Director, Center for Faculty Professional Development

IN MEMORIAM TO WILLIAM "BILL" GERSON
 

 

The Instructional Area Newsletter, Volume 20, No. 1 

Fall 2004