Are you interested in creating opportunities for your students to interact virtually with students overseas? Do you want to deepen your students’ cross-cultural skills and global outlook?
TEACH A COIL COURSE!
Meet Queens College's first cohort of COIL Faculty Fellows:
Desiree Byrd (Psychology)
Jacqueline Darvin (Secondary Education and Youth Services)
Rafael De Balanzo Joue (Urban Studies)
Mari Fujimoto (Classical, Middle Eastern, and Asian Languages and Cultures)
Dustin Grella (Art)
Regine Joseph (European Languages and Literatures)
Muhammad Kabir (Political Science)
Seongyeon Ko (Foreign Languages)
Vanessa Perez (Political Science)
Ashraf Shady (Elementary and Early Childhood Education)
The Fellows, led by Schiro Withanachchi (Economics), will receive professional development through the Center for Teaching & Learning to redesign their existing courses. By incorporating a COIL module, faculty will be able to assist students in developing a global mindset while expanding their research internationally.
COIL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP FOR CUNY COIL COORDINATORS AND FACULTY
Collaborative Teaching and Learning in Multicultural Online Contexts
February 21, 2020 (10AM – 12PM), CUNY Graduate Center, Room 9206
Generously offered by a distinguished expert in international virtual exchange, Dr. Mirjam Hauck, this fast-paced workshop addressed effective strategies to build meaningful collaboration between faculty and students in COIL projects.
- Learned how to set the scene for sustained collaboration;
- Explored key COIL success factors;
- Engaged in hands-on activity to recognize patterns of engagement and participation and their potential impact;
- Analyzed a CUNY COIL case study to identify a specific factor(s) responsible for successful collaboration and intercultural learning opportunities.
September 11th, 2019: Information meeting and presentation by Eva Haug, the Internationalization and COIL coordinator at the Faculty of Business and Economics, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences and by Hope Windle, Community Development Lead at SUNY COIL Center.