The 5th Information Literacy Research Symposium
October 29 @ 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM - Purdue University, 318 Stewart Center
"Toward Informed Learning in Professional Practice"
During the morning presentation, eminent library leader and researcher Dr. Mary Somerville will discuss her research on informed learning. She will explain how it builds on her experiences as a practitioner/ researcher/leader. She will reflect on her colleagues’ engagement with informed learning and the implications of informed learning for academic curriculum design. She will invite questions and comments from the audience members as educators, including a discussion of opportunities to take the ideas presented forward.
The afternoon will consist of a workshop to design an instructional activity or a cross-disciplinary project based on informed learning theory/principles.
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Registration
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Presentation
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (Purdue Memorial Union Anniversary Drawing Room)
1:00 .pm. - 3:00 p.m. Workshop
- Sharon Weiner