CASAE WEST CONFERENCE

APRIL 25-27, 2003

UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA: DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONAL STUDIES

CAMPUS LOCATION: PONDEROSA BUILDINGS F, G, H & SCARFE BUILDING

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)


FRIDAY, APRIL 25

6:00-9:30PM

REGISTRATION, RECEPTION & NETWORKING ACTIVITY

Scarfe Building room 310

SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH

8:00-9:00

REGISTRATION Ponderosa H Lounge Area

9:00-10:30

Session A

OPENING PLENARY IN SCARFE 310

Michael Collins: Adult Education Research in Practice

Jacyntha England: Re/searching the Narrative: Educational Inquiry in Adult Education through

Creative Writing and Performance Poetry and Short Stories

Others – to be confirmed

10:30-10:45

COFFEE BREAK –PONDEROSA H lounge

Assigned rooms & AV Equipment in Rooms

PONDEROSA F 201

Overhead, flip chart

PONDEROSA F 203

Overhead, flip chart

TV/VCR

PONDEROSA G LOUNGE

Overhead, flipchart

TV VCR

Power Point

PONDEROSA H 115

Overhead, flipchart

TV/VCR

Powerpoint

PONDEROSA H 123

Overhead, flipchart

10:45-11:35

Session B

James Nyirenda: Adult Education-the Use of African Folk Tales

Eileen Antone & MCL Provost-Turchetti: Pursuing the Spirit in Music & Song

Steve Noble: Enacted Research Themes – Investigative Theatre (With)In Community

Rommee Lee & Yan Huang: Bridging East & West – Cross Cultural Experience of Korean Immigrant Professionals

Katarina Pisatova: First Online Courses in Slovakia from Students’ Perspectives

11:35-12:25

Session C

David Jele: Voluntary Counselling & Testing – What Works, What Doesn’t?

Carolina Palacios: Not all is Fair in Love & War – The role of Education in Eradicating Violence Against Women in Situations of Armed Conflict

Ron Faris: Learning Communities – Building Bridges Between First Nation & non-First Nations Communities

Susan Derwantz: Turbulent Seas- Gender Issues in Higher Education – Leadership, Ethics & Student Development

Janet Groen: Reclaiming our Social Justice Roots – How Links Between Spirituality and ADED Can Help Us

12:25-1:30

LUNCH: PONDERPSA G LOUNGE

1:30-2:20

Session D

Betsy Alkenbrack & Pierre Walter: Doing Adult Ed. History – Labourer-Teachers Living on the Canadian Frontier

Garnet Grosjean: Knowledge workers – Learning for the New Economy

Darlene Clover & Budd Hall: Poetry & the Arts – Creativity, Critique & Collaboration in Adult Learning

Choon Hian Chan: Quitters vs Stayers – Singapore’s Human Talent Policy & its implication for Adult Education

BREAKAWAY ROOM

2:30-3:20

Session E

Kim Kara: Entering the University Life II- Whisperings of Ancestors

Ken Bellemare: Creating Magical Moments in Learning – Using Magic as a Learning Tool in Adult Education

Yan Huang & Roger Boshier: Internet Knowledge – Do Children Know More Than Parents?

Adrian Blunt: Emerging directions & Priorities for workplace learning & Employment Skills – Acquisition Research & Practice

BREAKAWAY ROOM

3:20-3:40 COFFEE PONDEROSA H LOUNGE AREA

3:40-4:30

Session F

Rachel Speiran: From the Trenches – Intercultural Transformations

Isabeau Iqbal: A Mother’s Path, A Mother’s voice: Choosing to Speak French in an English-Language Majority City

Bonnie Soroke: Doing Freedom in Methodology – Use of Artifacts in Ethnographic Research

Joanna Ashworth, Hans Schuetze & Pierre Walter: Developing a Collaborative Research & Learning Agenda – What Communities Want, & What Universities Can & Cannot Do

BREAKAWAY ROOM

4:30 ON YOU OWN: Walks on the Beach, Campus Tours

6:30 SUPPER AT PICACCO’S 1626 West Broadway ( 3 blocks West of Granville, south side)

 

 


 

SUNDAY APRIL 27

Assigned rooms

F 201

F 203

POND G LOUNGE

H 115

H 123

WAKE UP COFFEE/SNACK

8:00-9:00 PONDEROSA H LOUNGE AREA

9:00-9:50

Session G

Don Wright: The Power of Film – Organizing a Series of Human Rights Festivals

Betsy Alkenbrack: Letters from South Africa – An Interactive Workshop

Anne Doherty: Youth Transforming Society

Cliff Falk: Militarism, War & Militarization – Blind Spots in Educational Theory

BREAKAWAY ROOM

10-10:50

Session H

Marc Legacy: Academic Freedom & the Equal Pursuit of Truth

Krista McFadyen: Participatory Education for Peace

Pearl Hunt: Song for the Unsung – Music and Social Change – a 20th Century Narrative

Lorraine Slater: The Transitional Journey – Faculty Experiences in Adapting to On-line Adult Teaching & Learning

BREAKAWAY ROOM

10:50-11:10 COFFEE

11:10-12:00

Session I

Tara Fenwick: The Brave New Languages of Innovation- What Do They Mean for Lifelong Learning?

Jane Dawson: The Meaning of Work & Its Relevance to Adult Education

Catherine McGregor & Elias Stavrides: Inside Out, Outside In – Reflections on Adult Learning

Linde Zingaro: Seeing in Subverting – The Chame Workshops

BREAKAWAY ROOM

12:00-1:00

Session J

CLOSING PLENARY Scarfe 310

Conference Reflections: Been There, Done That

Appreciations

 


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