Take part in this custom-designed journey of a lifetime into the majestic natural wonder that is Tanzania. Behold the timeless phenomenon of the extraordinary Great Migration by land and air—the best and most comprehensive way to experience one of Earth's most incredible natural spectacles.
Michael Levine, Ph.D., founder and executive director of the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop, will discuss education media with Bill Baker, Ph.D., journalist-in-residence and director of the Bernard L. Schwartz Center for Media, Public Policy, and Education at Fordham University.
As part of the Sapientia et Doctrina Lecture Series in celebration of the Graduate School of Education's centennial, Paul Gorski, Ph.D., will discuss why our obsession with culture, as related to diversity and education, should be troubling for educators committed to equity. He will argue for approaches to diversity that put equity rather than culture at the center of the conversation.
Hear Ross Brann, the Milton R. Konvitz, professor of Judeo-Islamic studies and the Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow at Cornell University, discuss how the events of 1967 and 1979 in the Middle East catalyzed the latent forces of religious nationalism, further complicating the unresolved Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Professor Edward Fram of Ben-Gurion University will discuss how legal humanists proposed dealing with legal conundrums, comparing their approaches to those used by their contemporary Rabbi Joseph Caro, who created what would become the standard code of Jewish law (Shulhan Arukh).
At a pivotal moment in time, you have the opportunity to connect with the authentic Cuba—an island of captivating heritage and lush natural beauty, of rich artistic tradition and architectural magnificence—through its heart and soul: the Cuban people.
As part of the Sapientia et Doctrina Lecture Series in celebration of the Graduate School of Education's centennial, Aisha Holder, GSE '15, Ph.D., will discuss the underrepresentation of people of color, particularly black women, in executive-level positions.
This lecture will explore how the concept of grammars in conflict might help Christians better engage with central elements of their tradition, and provide avenues for greater collaboration in the United States' multicultural and multi-religious public landscape.
In this talk, Professor Natan Meir will present a unique analysis of Jewish society in Eastern Europe during the 19th and early 20th centuries, grounded in the experience of the marginalized. By basing his analysis on the experiences of and attitudes toward beggars, vagrants, disabled people, and the mentally ill, Meir offers a new lens through which to view Russian and Polish Jewry.
New York City Department of Education (DOE) Chancellor Carmen Fariña will discuss the DOE’s Equity and Excellence for All initiatives that aim to improve student learning, her call to service through teaching and leading, and her belief that every New York City public school student can achieve.
Too many students of low socioeconomic status (SES) experience low expectations and low-level literacy education. In this presentation, Nell Duke, Ed.D., will describe ambitious literacy education, with a particular focus on examples from classrooms serving large numbers of students from low-SES backgrounds.
Visit five UNESCO World Heritage sites: the Arab-Norman Palermo and the Cathedral Churches of Monreale, the Archaeological Area of Agrigento, the Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto, Villa Romana del Casale and Syracuse, and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica.
Discover the stunning beauty and distinct culture of Iceland—one of the world’s most enchanting yet rarely visited destinations—on this specially designed seven-night circumnavigation cruise of this extraordinary Nordic island nation.
Immerse yourself in ancient history and stunning landscapes as you cruise the azure waters of the Adriatic aboard Oceania Cruises’ state-of-the-art Riviera. Timeless wonders come to life with visits to fascinating ports on the shores of Italy, Greece, Montenegro, Croatia, and Slovenia.