IN THIS ISSUE OF THE FACULTY HERALD
Two Conversations with Provost Hai-Lung Dai
By Steve Newman
"“I don’t think online learning will ever replace classroom instruction and the interaction between faculty and students.”" - Provost Hai-Lung Dai
To the Editor
By Rebecca Alpert
“But there is great danger to the triumphalist monolingualism that pervades this country’s ethos and that we perpetuate at our peril.”
Setting Standards for Online Learning at Temple
Distance Learning Standards/Guidelines (DLS/G) Committee Report by Vicki McGarvey, Vice Provost for University College and Catherine Schifter, Associate Professor, Psychological, Organizational, and Leadership Studies
"Since Temple University is moving further into the realm of offering and accepting distance/online courses for academic credit, having quality guide-lines for review committees is essential."
A Conversation About General Education at Temple: Past, Present, and Future
By Peter Jones (Senior Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies and Professor, Criminal Justice); Istvan Varkonyi (Director of Gen Ed and Associate Professor, German); Julie Phillips (Associate Director of General Education); Deborah Stull (member of the GEEC and Assistant Professor of Biology); Vallorie Peridier (member of the GEEC and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering); and Steve Newman.
ALSO INSIDE THIS ISSUE OF THE FACULTY HERALD: • • Mourning a Colleague: Ben Kohl (1954-2013) • The Eighth Annual Global Temple Conference • Introducing the Way-Back Machine • Attention All Faculty Interested in Education and Gaming • Minutes • TUFH Staff