Below is the information about the above mentioned panel presentation:
- Final paper title: INTERNATIONAL LIS STUDENTS: CROSS-CULTURAL EXPERIENCES.
- Mini-abstract (30 words max): Increasingly, LIS education programs have gone global. This session examines how LIS educators work with international students and optimize international projects. The panel will address what LIS educators can learn from international students, share select findings from research on the cross-cultural learning process and experiences of LIS international doctoral students, developing exchange programs and international continuing by sharing experiences and examples. The session will conclude with a presenation about the World Information Society & Environments, which brings together a variety of global information entities.
Dr. Lesley Farmer,
California State University, Long Beach
T. Mel Pace, Ph.D.
University of South Florida
Bharat Mehra, PhD
University of Tennessee
Terry L. Weech, Chair IFLA Education & Training Section
University of Illinois
Larry Nash White, Ph.D.
East Carolina University
Dr. Jagtar Singh,
Professor, Department of Library and Information Science
Tula Giannini, PhD
Participants have given permission for their names to be placed on the ALISE Web site.