Participants in the 2011-12 McGregor faculty learning community, facilitated by Phil Metres (EN), are:

  • Mary Beadle (CO)
  • Leslie Curtis (AH)
  • Mona DeBaz (PO)
  • Doris Donnelly (RL)
  • Joanne Friendman (EN)
  • Karen Gygli (CO)
  • Linda Koch (AH)
  • Paul Lauritzen (RL)
  • Tracy Masterson (PS)
  • Malia McAndrew (HS)
  • John McBratney (EN)
  • Laura Northrup (ED)
  • Alissa Nutting (EN)
  • Dan Palmer (MT/CS)
  • Martha Pereszlenyi-Pinter (CMLC)
  • Roger Purdy (HS)
  • Debra Rosenthal (EN)
  • Nick Santilli (PS)
  • Jackie Schmidt (CO)
  • Jen Ziemke (PO)

Readings for Fall 2011 included:

Monday, November 7:  Introduction to Globalization

  • Manfred Steger, Globalization:  A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press, 2009)

Monday, December 5:  Education in a Global Context:  Two Views

  • Adolfo Nicolas, “Challenges to Jesuit Higher Education Today,” online via www.ajcunet.edu.
  • Henry Giroux, “Beyond the Limits of Neoliberal Higher Education:  Global Youth Resistance and the American/British Divide.” (online via www.henryagiroux.com)