Thursday, 5 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., Grand C, Sheraton
A linked session arranged in conjunction with the plenary The Future of Higher Education
Presiding: Tara McPherson, Univ. of Southern California
Speakers: Cathy N. Davidson, Duke Univ.; Curtis Wong, Microsoft Research
This session is a moderated conversation between two scholars whose work spans the human and natural sciences and who have spent their careers communicating specialized research to a broader public. In an era of stressed resources on the national, state, and individual level, the future of learning demands an educated public championing the importance of higher education.
The Profession – General