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World of Co-ops and Co-op Development

Contributed by: Keith Taylor
Published: Friday, 05 February 2016 1:00 PM
CO-OPERATIVE BUSINESS AND DEVELOPMENT SPEAKER SERIES: Addressing Social, Economic, and Political Divides Through Community Based Solutions

Guest Speaker: Deb Trocha
-Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center
-Board Director, National Cooperative Business Association

Format: Presentation followed by Q&A.

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Building (Cooperative) Community Capital in Northeast Minneapolis

Contributed by: Keith Taylor
Published: Friday, 05 February 2016 1:00 PM
Leslie Watson
-Member-Owner and Consultant, CDS Consulting Cooperative
-Founding organizer and board director, Northeast Investment Cooperative, member of The Cooperative Principal
-Board member of the Eastside Food Co-op

Friday, February 12, 12pm
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Guest Speaker

Contributed by: Andrew Del Pozzi
Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2016 9:30 AM
The Integrative Exercise Physiology Laboratory in cooperation with the School of Kinesiology present a colloquium detailing the function of the cutaneous microcirculation in response to thermoregulation, exercise, and aging.

In his invited talk: Thermoregulation and skin blood flow: The impact of ageing and exercise training

Date:16 February 2016
Time: 4:30 PM
Location:HP 200

Dr. Gary J. Hodges discusses the role of skin blood flow in thermoregulation and the mechanisms involved in the adaptation of this circulation to aerobic exercise as well as the effects of healthy ageing. Gary Hodges works in the Department of Kinesiology at Brock University, located in the Niagara Region of Ontario, Canada.

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2016 A. Jane Morton Award

Contributed by: Peggy Weis
Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2016 9:00 AM
Reminder!
Deadline for submission of A. Jane Morton Award Nomination packets is
3:00pm Wednesday, February 17, 2016. Please send completed packets to Peggy Weis, AB 018.
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School of Kinesiology Kudos

Contributed by: Krista Baker
Published: Friday, 29 January 2016 2:30 PM
Highlights of Awards, presentation's, Lectures, etc. for the month of December and January from the School of Kinesiology. Learn more.

Home for Rent

Contributed by: Eileen Jones
Published: Thursday, 31 December 2015 12:00 AM
3 bedroom beautiful home in a quiet neighborhood near campus 1725 N. Colson. Asking $ 750.00/ month rent. Call 765-2824100 if interested. Learn more.

Study Abroad opportunity

Contributed by: Kathy Harrold
Published: Tuesday, 15 December 2015 4:00 PM

Study Abroad Program

Russia, Veliky Novgorod

May 14 – 28, 2016

This study abroad program is part of a linkage project between Ball State University (BSU) and Yaroslav-the-Wise Novgorod State University (NovSU) (http://www.novsu.ru/english1/about/i.1080254/?id=1023010) and is led by BSU Teachers College and the Center for International Development. This university partnership focuses on diversity in education with a specific emphasis on inclusivity in the American and Russian educational environments in relation to K-12 and post-secondary education; cultural diversity in education; social justice; teacher preparation; teaching and student learning; educational leadership; and educational policies and procedures. The study abroad program is embedded into the EDMU660:Multicultural and Multiethnic Education in American Schools (3 credit) graduate course that will be offered during the full summer session 2016. Taking EDMU660 and participating in its study abroad program offers a unique opportunity to students to gain an extensive understanding of diversity and its meanings within and across different cultural boundaries by employing the US-Russia perspectives and comparative analyses of multicultural education. This opportunity arises during a most historical moment in the Russian educational system aimed at integrating students with disability into general education. A two-week study abroad program in Russia will be hosted by NovSU. Experiential learning will take place in and out of classroom settings, e.g., visiting K-12 schools and classrooms, interacting with faculty and students at NovSU. NovSU is located in Vliky Novgorod (http://visitnovgorod.com). Veliky Novgorod, one of Russia’s oldest cities, was founded in 862. Cultural excursions in Veliky Novgorod and to Saint Petersburg will be provided.

Elena Polush Ph.D.

Course Instructor/ Study Abroad Faculty Director

Assistant Professor

Department of Educational Studies

Ball State University

eypolush@bsu.edu

Nathan McGee

Research/ Teaching Assistant

Department of Educational Studies

Ball State University

ndmcgee@bsu.edu

Janice Miller

Project Coordinator

Center for International Development

Ball State University

janmiller@bsu


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