2013 COIL Conference Agenda (Final)

Please Find Below the Video and Presentation Archive from the Conference

Please see the final conference agenda below. A detailed program will also be provided at registration to our in-person attendees. You can also access presentation summaries and presenter bios for the conference.

Webcast attendees, please note that the webcast will only include the plenary sessions and those sessions scheduled in the Global Classroom (A).

Wednesday - April 3, 2013

Time Session Room
11:30 - 1:00 p.m.                                            Registration Global Center Lobby
1:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Opening Remarks

  • David Lavallee, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Provost, SUNY System Administration
  • Mitch Leventhal, Vice Chancellor for Global Affairs, SUNY System Administration
  • Jon Rubin, Director, SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)
Community House of Central Synagogue: Beir Chapel (across the street from Global Center)
1:30 - 2:45 p.m.

Plenary Session: Perspectives on Curricular Internationalization from a Range of Stakeholders - Faculty to Provost

(Video Archive)

  • David Lavallee, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Provost, SUNY System Administration
  • Carol Long, Provost, SUNY Geneseo & Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Jenifer Cushman, Dean of International Education and Associate Professor of German, Juniata College
  • William Skipper, Assistant Professor of Sociology and the Chair of the Sociology/Anthropology Department, SUNY Cortland
  • Hans de Wit, Director of the Centre for Higher Education Internationalisation at the Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore (Milan, Italy) and Professor (lector) of Internationalization of Higher Education at the School of Economics and Management of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (The Netherlands)

Discussant: Jon Rubin, Director, SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)

Community House of Central Synagogue: Beir Chapel (across the street from Global Center)
2:45 - 3:15 p.m. Coffee Break  
3:15 - 4:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions A  
 

Mapping What's Not There: Complexifying the Classroom In the Age of Globalization

(Video Archive)

Link to MultiMedia Presentation

  • Anne Dalke, Term Professor of English and Gender Studies, Bryn Mawr College
  • Anne Lesnick, Term Professor of Education, Bryn Mawr College, and Director of the Bryn Mawr/Haverford Education Program
  • Susan Buck Sutton, Senior Advisor for International Initiatives, Bryn Mawr College, and Chancellor’s Professor of Anthropology Emerita, Indiana University
Global Classroom (A)
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Presentation 1: International Development and International Migration

  • German A. Zarate, Chair and Associate Professor, Economics Department, SUNY Cortland
  • Bilge Kağan ÖZDEMİR, Assistant Professor, Anadolu Universitesi (Turkey)

Presentation 2: Welcome to Our World: Using Visual Rhetoric in Globally Connected Classrooms

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Kelli Cargile Cook, Associate Professor of Technical Communication and Rhetoric, Texas Tech University
Global Classroom (B)
 

Internet Marketing Course Collaboration between Panama and Slovakia: Lessons learned creating an Internet Marketing Plan and Website for Habitat for Humanity

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Patrice Prusko Torcivia, Assistant Visiting Professor, SUNY Empire State College Center for Distance Learning and International Programs
  • Katarina Pisutova, Curriculum and Instructional Designer, SUNY Empire State College
Tiered Classroom
 

Virtual Groups: Working Together Without Actually Meeting! 

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Neal R. Phillips, Professor of English, Communications Department, Valencia College
Multi-Purpose Room
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Presentation 1: Writing Seminar: Rochester Institute of Technology - American College of Management and Technology (Croatia)

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • David S. Martins, Associate Professor & University Writing Program Director, Rochester Institute of Technology.

Presentation 2: Intercultural Communication in the Global Classroom: Unanticipated Discoveries

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Meredith Harrigan, Associate Professor, Department of Communication,SUNY Geneseo.
  • Mira Bergelson, Professor, Department of Linguistics and Information Technology, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Regional Studies, Moscow State University
Seminar Room 202
4:15 - 4:30 p.m. Coffee Break  
4:30 - 5:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions B  
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Cinematic Storytelling Across Cultures - The American/Australian Collaboration

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Bettina Moss, Associate Professor, National University
  • James Napoli, Core Adjunct, National University
  • Hugh Burton, Adjunct, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University (Australia)
  • Herman van Eyken, Professor/head of film school, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University (Australia)
  • Del Mackey, Senior Technology Specialist, National University Community Research Institute
Global Classroom (A)
 

A Dialogue on Institutionalizing Curricular Internationalization Efforts

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Rebecca Smolar, Project Manager, SUNY Global Workforce Project, Globalization101.org Project, and Global Learning Communities Initiative, Levin Institute, and Project Manager, UCosmic Consortium.
  • William Skipper, Assistant Professor of Sociology and the Chair of the Sociology/Anthropology Department, SUNY Cortland
  • Christopher Price, Director of the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, and Instructor, Department of Political Science and International Studies, College at Brockport (SUNY)
Global Classroom (B)
 

Facilitating Globally Networked Courses with Newsactivist.com: Student Blogs, Social Networks, and Collaborative Pedagogy 

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Gabriel Flacks, Humanities Faculty, Champlain College (Montreal, QC)
  • Eric Kaldor, Assistant Professor of Sociology, College at Brockport (SUNY)
Tiered Classroom
 

Connective Multicultural Learning: insights and observations from several multi-campus experiences

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Angélica Santana Fierro, professor and researcher, Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus, Chihuahua
  • James Eaves, Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship, Laval University, Quebec City
  • Shalei Simms, Assistant Professor, SUNY College at Old Westbury
Multi-Purpose Room
 

Creating Global Bridges 

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Tony Guzman, Director of Online Programs, University at Buffalo (SUNY) School of Social Work
  • Laura A. Lewis, Instructor and Director of Field Education, University at Buffalo (SUNY) School of Social Work
  • Ana Niculaes, Lecturer at the Pedagogical State University “Ion Creanga”, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Seminar Room 202
5:30 - 6:15 p.m.

Plenary Session: Introduction to COIL's Growing International Partner Network

  • Jon Rubin, Director, SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)
  • Jean-Bernard Adrey, Director of International Experience and Mobility, Coventry University
  • Representatives from International Partner Institutions in Belgium, Mexico, Turkey, and the UK
Central Synagogue Pavilion (next door to Global Center)
6:15 - 8:00 p.m. Reception and Partner Networking (Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served) Central Synagogue Pavilion (next door to Global Center)

Thursday - April 4, 2013

Time Session Room
8:30 - 9:00 a.m.                                                                           Registration Global Center Lobby                                
9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Opening Remarks and Special announcement by the American Council on Education (ACE), SUNY COIL, and manaba: Award program to recognize internationalization through technology.
  • Nancy Zimpher, Chancellor, SUNY System Administration
  • Jon Rubin, Director, SUNY COIL Center
  • Brad Farnsworth, Assistant Vice President, Center for Internationalization and Global Engagement, American Council on Education
  • Takashi Takekawa, President and CEO of manaba - Asahi Net International
Community House of Central Synagogue: Beir Chapel (across the street from Global Center)
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Keynote Address: Reinventing and Innovating Internationalization of the Curriculum: Global Perspectives

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Hans de Wit, Director of the Centre for Higher Education Internationalisation at the Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore (Milan, Italy) and Professor (lector) of Internationalization of Higher Education at the School of Economics and Management of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (The Netherlands)
Community House of Central Synagogue: Beir Chapel (across the street from Global Center)
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break  
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions C  
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Global English Composition

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Ryan Hersha, Assistant Professor, Corning Community College
  • Ubaldimir Guerra, Professor,  Faculty of Education and Arts, University of Belize
Global Classroom (A)
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Voices From the Periphery: The Case of Victoria University and The University of Texas at El Paso Global Learning Community

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Irma Victoria Montelongo, Lecturer, Chicano Studies, The University of Texas at El Paso
  • Effy George, Lecturer, Victoria University (Australia)
Global Classroom (B)
 

Transatlantic Public Administration and Policy 

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Laurie Buonanno, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Political Science Department, Buffalo State College, SUNY
  • Beth Burns, Instructional Designer, Buffalo State College, SUNY
  • Frank Carr, Politics Section Head and Programme Leader for Public Services, Manchester Metropolitan University (London, UK)
Tiered Classroom
 

Conference Sponsor Presentation

Canvas by Instructure - Learning Beyond the Classroom with Canvas

  • John DeFonzo, Regional K12 Director Northeast, Canvas by Instructure
Boardroom
 

Connecting Multiple Campuses Around the Globe: Graduate Student Perspectives 

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Mary Risner, Associate Director of Outreach and Business Programs, Center for Latin American Studies, University of Florida
Multi-Purpose Room
11:30 - 11:45 a.m. Coffee Break  
11:45 - 12:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions D  
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Calculating Improvisation Through a Cultural Lens: Jazz! Born in America, Created Internationally

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Lenora Helm Hammonds, Instructor, Department of Music and Division of Extended Studies/Distance Education, North Carolina Central University
  • Mageshen Naidoo, Faculty, UNISA Fellow, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Keld Hosbond, International Programs/Royal Academy of Music Fellow, Aarahaus, Denmark
  • Dan Reis, instructional technologist, Elon University
  • Emmanuel O. Oritsejafor, Professor of Political Science and Public Policy, and the Chair of the Department of Political Science,North Carolina Central University
  • Madeleine Elizabeth Short, Administrative Officer, Directorate Music, University of South Africa
  • Sean Adams, Subject Specialist, Directorate Music, University of South Africa
Global Classroom (A)
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Transforming Intercultural Exchange in the Online Environment

(Video Archive of Wilson and Adams)

PDF of Wilson PowerPoint

(VIdeo Archive of Yanai and Takeuchi)

PDF of Yanai PowerPoint

  • Ruth P. Wilson, Professor and Chair of African-American Studies, San Jose State University
  • Yasue Yanai, Assistant Professor, Department of World Language and Literatures,San Jose State University
  • Katsunori Takeuchi, Professor of American Literature, Faculty of Law, Economics and Humanities, Kagoshima University (Japan)
  • Mark Adams, San Jose State University instructional designer for COIL courses, and Project Director of the Pakistan Distance Education Enhancement Grant with the US State Department.
  • John Wilson, Associate Lecturer of English, School of Policy Studies, Kwansei Gakuin University (Japan)
Global Classroom (B)
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Negotiating Sex and Gender Mediums Across Continents: Brockport NY to Novgorod Russia

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides         

Handout

  • Barbara LeSavoy, Director and faculty of  Women and Gender Studies, The College at Brockport (SUNY)
  • Elena Lukovistkaya, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Novgorod State University (Russia), and leader of the Novgorod Gender Center
  • Ann Giralico Pearlman, Instructional Design Specialist, The College at Brockport, (SUNY)
Tiered Classroom
 

Presentation 1: Promoting Intercultural Competence throughout the Study Abroad Cycle

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Brenda García, Internationalization Projects Director, Universidad de Monterrey

Presentation 2: Understanding and Assessing Intercultural Competence in an Online Transnational Education Programme

(Video Archive)

  • Richard Clouet, lecturer, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain)
  • Florence Lojacono, lecturer, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain)

(Video Archive - Session Q + A)

Multi-Purpose Room
 

(Video Archive of Session)

Presentation 1: Effects of an Interculturally Enriched Collaboration Script on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning in Higher Education 

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Vitaliy Popov, postgraduate student of the Chair Group of Education and Competence Studies, Wageningen University (The Netherlands)

Presentation 2: Internationalization and Globally Networked Learning: The Compatibilities and Incompatibilities of Institutional Strategies aimed at Global Positioning

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Melanie Wilson, Course Lecturer and PhD Candidate, Department of Integrated Studies of Education, McGill University (Montreal, Canada)
Seminar Room 202
 

A Special workshop for Academic and International Officers
on the emerging Open SUNY initiative:

Open SUNY, COIL and Global Affairs: What are the Synergies and Where are They Taking Us?

  • Mitch Leventhal, Vice Chancellor for Global Affairs, SUNY System Administration
  • Carey Hatch, Associate Provost for Academic Technologies and Information Services, State University of New York, System Administration
  • Jon Rubin, Director, SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)

Please note: access to this session is by invitation only

Boardroom
12:45 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch (Box lunches will be provided)  
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions E  
 

COIL Institute Fellows Track

Presentation 1: A cross-border language course (Spanish/English): the point of view of students

(Video Archive)

  • Richard Clouet, lecturer, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain)
  • Nataly Tcherepashenets, Associate Professor and Area Coordinator, Languages/Communications, SUNY Empire State College
  • Florence Lojacono, lecturer, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain)

Presentation 2: The safe explorer in us:  A closer look at student voices

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Loes Damhof, Faculty, School for Communication and Media, Hanze University of Applied Sciences (The Netherlands)
Global Classroom (A)
 

Presentation 1: Come along for the ride! The OT12 MOOC - a collaborative approach to the creation of Open Educational Resources 

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Mirjam Hauck, Senior Lecturer and Associate Head of the Department of Languages (Faculty of Education and Language Studies), Open University/UK
  • Tita Beaven, Senior Lecturer in Spanish and Associate Head of the Department of Languages (Faculty of Education and Language Studies), Open University/UK

Presentation 2: Global Learning: Pedagogy for the Internationalization of Humanities and Social Science Teaching 

(Video Archive)

Link to Prezi

  • Nathan Loewen, Faculty, Vanier College, Montreal, Quebec

(Video Archive - Session Q + A)

Global Classroom (B)
 

(Video Archive of Full Session)

Presentation 1: Building Intercultural Triangle: Students’ Views Over US-Lithuanian-Russian Collaborative Module 

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Gulnara Sadykova, Associate Professor, Department of English Philology, Kazan Federal University (Russia)
  • Nazira Migmanova, graduate student, Department of English Philology, Kazan Federal University (Russia)

Presentation 2: Challenges and Rewards of Online Teaching in China and the Path Forward

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Mark Reisinger, Associate Professor of Geography, Binghamton University (SUNY)
  • Arielle Nissenblatt, junior Geography major, Binghamton University, and fall 2012 Teaching Assistant (Zhenjiang, China)
Tiered Classroom
 

Strategic planning for maximizing the campus-wide impact of Globally Networked Learning - Roundtable Discussion 

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Lisa Irving, Instructor, History, Mt. Hood Community College
  • Richard Cahill, Director of International Education and Associate Professor of History, Berea College

Multi-Purpose Room

 

Presentation 1: A Collaborative Online Writing Workshop Featuring Place: Anadolu, Turkey/SUNY Cortland

(Video Archive)

Handout

  • Victoria Boynton, Semester Abroad at Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey; Professor of English, Professional Writing Program, SUNY Cortland
  • David Franke, Professor of English, SUNY Cortland

Presentation 2: Let’s Talk Turkey: An International Collaboration between Hudson Valley Community College and Istanbul, Turkey

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Susan Gallagher, Director of Distance and Online Learning, Hudson Valley Community College
  • Eileen Mahoney, Associate Professor, Teacher Preparation Department, Hudson Valley Community College
Seminar Room 202
3:00 - 3:15 p.m. Coffee Break  
3:15 - 3:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions F  
 

Negotiating intercultural awareness and language varieties online: case study UK – Mexico

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Marina Orsini-Jones, Associate Head in the Department of English and Languages at Coventry University (UK)
  • Zoe Gazeley, Research Assistant for the MexCo project,funded by the Higher Education Academy in the UK
  • Elwyn Lloyd, coordinator of EFL teacher-training, Coventry University
  • Beatriz Vera Lόpez, Associate Professor of English at Facultad de Estudios Superiores Zaragoza (UNAM)
Global Classroom (A)
 

A Procedural Model for International Class Collaboration

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Ruth Sesco, Program Coordinator, University Libraries, Ohio State University
Global Classroom (B)
 

Developing Students’ Intercultural Competence through a US-Lebanon Collaboration

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Susan Coultrap-McQuin, Professor, English and Women’s Studies and Director, Institute for Global Engagement, SUNY Oswego
  • Ina A.P. Issa, Lecturer, Intercultural Communication, SUNY Empire State College, Lebanon
Tiered Classroom
 

Conference Sponsor Presentation

manaba - Exploring ePortfolio-way: Outcome-based Education in International Education

  • Tomoka Higuchi McElwain, Director of Asahi Net International, Inc. in NY
Boardroom
 

Accelerated Version: Cross-Cultural Collaboration From Start to Finish in Seven Weeks

(Video Archive)

  • Alena Rodick, State University of New York, Office of International Programs
Seminar Room 202
3:45 - 4:00 p.m. Coffee Break  
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Plenary Session: Outcomes from the COIL Institute for Globally Networked Learning in the Humanities

(Video Archive)

PDF of PowerPoint Slides

  • Jon Rubin, Director, SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)
  • John E. Fowler, Assistant Director of the SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)
  • Sarah Guth, Program Coordinator, SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)
  • Other Institute Track Leaders TBA
Global Classroom and Tiered Classroom
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks - Upcoming COIL Initiatives

  • Jon Rubin, Director, SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)
  • John E. Fowler, Assistant Director of the SUNY Center for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)
Global Classroom and Tiered Classroom