Pensacola– The College of Education and Professional Studies Research Fellows Program, which represents all departments within the college, has had a proposal accepted to present at the American Association of Colleges and Universities National Conference on Global Engagement and Social Responsibility.
The conference, “Higher Education’s Role in Addressing the Global Crisis,” is set for Oct. 12-14 in New Orleans.
The name of the accepted paper is “Faculty-Student-Community Triad Mentoring Problem-Based Learning Model: Global Engagement, Ethics and Social Responsibility.”
College of Education and Professional Studies faculty fellows, student researchers and community partners produced the paper.
The paper covers six subjects. They are:
Faculty fellow: Dr. Matthew Ruckman, Legal Studies, Public Administration and Sport Management
Student: Matthew Leight
Community Partner: Pensacola Sports
Faculty fellow: Dr. Giang Nguyen-Nguyen, Teacher Education and Educational Leadership
Students: Michael Fralick and Mario Tobar
Community Partner: UWF Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering, Department of Mathematics
Faculty fellow: Dr. Byron Havard, Instructional Workforce and Applied Technology
Student: Karen Valaitis
Community Partner: UWF Dr. Usha Kundu College of Health, Department of Health Sciences
Faculty fellow: Dr. Christopher Cotten, Social Work
Student: Sandra Lechuga-Corrales
Community Partner: Hearts in Motion and Guatemala Department of Health
Faculty fellow: Dr. Katherine Johnson, Criminology and Criminal Justice.
Students: Stefan Vaughn and Rachel Detherow
Community Partner: Oklaloosa County Department of Corrections
Faculty fellows: Dr. Carla Thompson and Dr. Diane Bagwell, Research and Advanced Studies
Students: John Woods and Lindsay Walk
Community Partner: Healthy Minds National Data Base from the University of Colorado