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Wednesday, June 9 • 10:30am - 11:00am
Flexible Academic Structures as a Means of Enabling Equity & Enhancing the Relevance of Higher Education

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Enhancing flexibility in the academic calendar through multiple starts, and terms of variable length, in addition to enabling multiple mechanisms of course delivery with modularity and ease of transition between credit and non-credit options could significantly increase equity of access and student success, while also enabling greater access by working adults, returning adult learners, and "post-traditional" students.                                                                                                                                                                                                          

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Vistasp Karbhari

Professor, University of Texas Arlington
Passionate about the mission of universities in enabling an affordable education at the highest levels of academic rigor simultaneously enabling talent development for success in the workforce, and through life. Privileged to serve on the faculty at the University of Delaware, University... Read More →

Wednesday June 9, 2021 10:30am - 11:00am PDT