Improving undergraduate education in Europe: liberal arts and science colleges
Brussels, 9 October 2014
Wednesday 8 October
Thursday 9 October
Registrations and coffee
Welcome and introduction
The European academic heritage in the aftermath of 'Bologna'
The philosophy of the liberal arts and science programme
The college system
The undergraduate research focus
A transferable model?
Workshop 1: Students and alumni about the liberal arts format: Convergence vs. premature specialisation
Workshop 2: Students and alumni about the international aspect of liberal arts education and colleges
Workshop 3: Students and alumni about careers in academia and the corporate sector after graduation
Wrapping up: a European network of liberal arts and science colleges?