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AALAC Conference on Enhancing Inclusivity in Economics at Liberal Arts Colleges

Pomona College, Claremont, CA
February 5, 2016

Here's a recap of the day's events. Supporting documents will be added as they become available.

Breakfast and Introductions, Welcome by President David Oxtoby
Diversifying Economic Quality: The Role of Liberal Arts Colleges, Amanda Bayer, Swarthmore College
Moderated Discussion: Curricular Innovations and the Demographic Shift, Fernando Lozano, Pomona College
Communities of Learning in a Math Department, Jo Hardin (Chair, Math Department, Pomona)
Moderated Discussion on High Impact Practices
Research
Problem Based Learning
Teaching Race and Gender in Economics
Community Partnerships and Learning in Economics
Cohort Programs in the Sciences, Len Seligman (Associate Dean and Professor of Biology, Pomona)
A Bridge Program for Economics, Lucie Schmidt, Williams College
Moderated Discussion: What works? Future issues
Keynote: Cecilia Conrad, MacArthur Foundation, "We Have Met the Enemy and He/She Is Us"