2020 May

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION – BULLETIN # 10 MAY 25-29, 2020

  • May 29, 2020

MARGUERITE J. DENNIS BULLETIN # 10 MAY 25-29, 2020 “The world is changing. Understand what’s ahead.” The Atlantic Author’s Note: For the past ten weeks I have attempted to share with you my insights and predictions about the impact of COVID-19 on higher education. Like many of you reading these bulletins, my focus was on the immediate impact of the virus on the spring and fall terms. Next week I will travel from Naples, Florida...

STAR Leadership Meeting 2020

  • May 28, 2020

April 30th, 2020. Summary of the Meeting The annual meeting of the STAR Scholars Network Leadership Team was held virtually via zoom on April 30, 2020, from 7.00 pm to 8.40 pm Eastern time of the United States. Members from different corners of the world joined the meeting. The meeting started with a welcome note from Dr. Uttam Gaulee, the President of this Network. The President then went on to elaborate the mission of the STAR Scho...

Annual Leadership Meeting 2020

  • May 28, 2020

STAR Scholars Network Annual Leadership Meeting  April 30th, 2020. Summary of the Meeting The annual meeting of the STAR Scholars Network Leadership Team was held virtually via zoom on April 30, 2020, from 7.00 pm to 8.40 pm Eastern time of the United States. Members from different corners of the world joined the meeting. The meeting started with a welcome note from Dr. Uttam Gaulee, the President of this Network. The President the...

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION – BULLETIN # 9 May 18-22, 2020

  • May 22, 2020

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION Is it time to reimagine higher education? MARGUERITE J. DENNIS BULLETIN # 9 May 18-22, 2020 “No forecast is better than a random guess, because so much can change.” Ruchir Sharma, Foreign Affairs magazine JUST THE FACTS According to the Carnegie Dartlet survey of 2,800 U.S. high school seniors, one-third said they would defer or cancel their college enrollment in the fall if classes ar...

BULLETIN # 8 MAY 11-15, 2020 : THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION

  • May 15, 2020

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION MARGUERITE J. DENNIS BULLETIN # 8 MAY 11-15, 2020 “What do I know?” Montaigne It is with a great deal of humility that I write this week’s bulletin. I realize that neither the writer nor the reader of this bulletin have ever been through anything like what we are currently experiencing. The virus will determine when it is spent, the scientist will determine when a safe vaccine is availabl...

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS

  • May 13, 2020

Title: Homeschooling Black Children in the United States: An examination of homeschooling in practice, theory and popular culture Book Editors: Khadijah Z. Ali-Coleman, PhD and Cheryl Fields-Smith Publisher: Information Age Press (this book will be part of IAP’s Multicultural Gifted Education book series edited by Donna Y. Ford, PhD) Contact: homeschoolingbook@gmail.com Book Overview: Historically, research has largely dep...

BULLETIN # 7 MAY 4 – 8, 2020: THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION

  • May 8, 2020

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION MARGUERITE J. DENNIS BULLETIN # 7 MAY 4 – 8, 2020 Zeitgeist - a defining spirit or mood of a particular period of time as shown by the ideas and beliefs of the time. The following are some of my ideas and beliefs in this time of the pandemic. JUST THE FACTS Standard & Poor’s downgraded the outlook for U.S. higher education to negative due to student disruptions caused by COVID-...

The Impacts and Implications of COVID-19 on Global Higher Education

  • May 4, 2020

When: May 28, 2020, 10:00 AM Eastern Time (the US and Canada) Topic: STAR Webinar: The Impacts and Implications of COVID-19 on Global Higher Education This event is part of the webinar series: Public Health and Education in Transnational Society During this panel, Drs. Cárdenas, Mendoza and Oleksiyenko will discuss the impact of the Covid-19 on higher education in Colombia, the U.S. and Hong Kong. Panelists will discuss the specific e...

BULLETIN # 6   

  • May 1, 2020

                 THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION                                           MARGUERITE J. DENNIS   BULLETIN # 6                                                                        APRIL 27 – MAY 1,2020   For the past six weeks, I have sent information on the impact of the pandemic on higher education. The list of recipients has increased as has the amount of information I have compiled.  ...