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    • 2nd Annual Advancing the Human Condition Symposium 

      Office of Inclusion and Diversity (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      The Office for Inclusion and Diversity presents the second annual Advancing the Human Condition Symposium, Nov. 27-28, 2018 at the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center. The two-day event fosters intellectual ...
    • Advancing the Human Condition Symposium 2017 Flyer 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2017-11)
      Topics Include: What does it mean to be human when biological and digital life are increasingly intertwined? Are standard social scientific methods adequate to meet the challenges of communities facing ...
    • Advancing the Human Condition Symposium Program 2017 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2017-11-28)
      Symposium schedule of events with session descriptions.
    • Artivention 1 

      King, Christine; Cumbie, Matthew (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Led by Dance Exchange performers Matthew Cumbie and Christine King, these performances are integrated throughout the Symposium as a way to reflect upon and synthesize our work together.
    • Artivention 2 

      King, Christine; Cumbie, Matthew (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Led by Dance Exchange performers Matthew Cumbie and Christine King, these performances are integrated throughout the Symposium as a way to reflect upon and synthesize our work together.
    • Artivention 3 

      King, Christine; Cumbie, Matthew (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Led by Dance Exchange performers Matthew Cumbie and Christine King, these performances are integrated throughout the Symposium as a way to reflect upon and synthesize our work together.
    • Artivention 4 

      King, Christine; Cumbie, Matthew (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Led by Dance Exchange performers Matthew Cumbie and Christine King, these performances are integrated throughout the Symposium as a way to reflect upon and synthesize our work together.
    • Disability on Campus 

      Shivers, Carolyn; Fisher, Marisa; Svyantek, Martina; Spingola, Elizabeth (Virginia Tech, 2017-11-30)
      Slides from a panel discussion on the experience of disability in higher education. What is [dis]ability? What does and does not "count" as disability in the classroom and on campus? What programs and supports does Virginia ...
    • Emerging Questions 

      Deramo, Michele (Virginia Tech, 2017-11-30)
      Slide show with a summation of critical questions emerging from the symposium sessions.
    • Keynote: The University and Our Human Future: Advancing Equity and the Human Condition 

      Johnson, Sylvester (Virginia Tech, 2017-11-28)
      These documents include the topic outline for the keynote address and the accompanying slide deck. Dr. Johnson's lecture was not recorded; however, some of the content presented is included in an earlier lecture, "Of ...
    • Keynote: Universities Responding to Global Challenge 

      Guzmán Cruzat, José Antonio (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      José Antonio Guzmán Cruzat, Chancellor of the Universidad de los Andes, Santiago, Chile, opens the symposium with an invitation for scholars, academics, educators, and practitioners to grapple with the complex questions ...
    • Learning Experiences for empowerment, resilience, and engagement 

      Cotrupi, Catherine; Davis, Jessica; Case, Mary (Virginia Tech, 2017-11-28)
      Presentation addresses the intentional and evolving work of VT Engage, Virginia Tech’s service learning and civic engagement center. Utilizing a discussion regarding the differences between “traditional” service learning ...
    • Opening remarks for the Advancing the Human Condition Symposium 

      Pratt Clarke, Menah; Deramo, Michele (Virginia Tech, 2017-11-28)
    • Overview, Advancing the Human Condition Symposium 

      Deramo, Michele C. (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Michele C. Deramo is Assistant Provost for Diversity Education at Virginia Tech.
    • Social Equity and Inclusion in Education Policy. Audience Notes 

      Bradburn, Isabel (Virginia Tech, 2017-11-30)
      This document includes notes written by members of the audience of the panel: Social Equity and Inclusion in Education Policy
    • Supporting Adaptive Brain and Behavior: The Abecedarian Approach to Social, Educational, and Health Disparities 

      Ramey, Craig T. (Virginia Tech, 2017-11-30)
      This paper places the Abecedarian Approach in theoretical and historical context and reviews the results from 3 randomized controlled trials that have tested an experimental protocol designed to prevent cognitive disabilities ...
    • Transdisciplinary Directions for Research Funding 

      Lee, Lisa (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Lisa Lee is Associate Vice President for Research and Innovation at Virginia Tech.
    • Transdisciplinary Directions for Research Funding 

      Iyengar, Sunil (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Sunil Iyengar is Director of the Office of Research & Analysis, National Endowment for the Arts.
    • Transdisciplinary Directions for Research Funding 

      Roberto, Karen A. (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Karen Roberto is University Distinguished Professor and Director of the Institute for Society, Culture and Environment at Virginia Tech.
    • Transdisciplinary Directions for Research Funding 

      Lee, Lisa; Iyengar, Sunil; Knapp, R. Benjamin; Roberto, Karen A. (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      Dr. Lee facilitates a discussion with grant-makers and Investment Institute Directors on research funding and resource development for complex initiatives.