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COIL/EDGE Faculty Summit
Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 8:00am - 11:00am EDT / 14:00 – 17:00 CEST

The Pennsylvania State University (PSU) and Université Paris Nanterre (UPN) are pleased to host the Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL)/Experiential Digital Global Engagement (EDGE) Faculty Summit, supported by the FACE Foundation in addition to the French Embassy in the U.S. and the Fulbright Commission Franco-Américaine.

COIL/EDGE projects connect faculty from different international universities to have their students work collaboratively to complete an online project that will meet the course objectives. Please register for this event to learn more about international project-based virtual exchange, connect with international faculty for potential COIL/EDGE collaborative projects, and learn about grant opportunities for collaborating partners.

1. Welcome session:
- Invited speakers include dignitaries from the French Embassy in the U.S. and the Fulbright Commission Franco-Américaine, as well as The Pennsylvania State University and Université Paris Nanterre leaders.
- The PSU Professor-in-Charge of EDGE will describe EDGE and explain the collaborative process.
- Two pairs of PSU and UPN partners will share their collaboration process and projects.

2. Faculty breakout sessions:
Network with faculty (grouped according to their selected United Nations sustainable development goals) from partnering institutions to discuss specific world issues as a potential focus of COIL/EDGE collaborative projects.

3. Closing session:
Learn more about the next steps for developing a COIL/EDGE collaborative project and the process to compete for financial support for newly matched faculty partners for course development support.

For more information on EDGE, please visit the following website: www.globalEDGEucation.psu.edu

Please register for this event by 5:00pm EDT / 23:00 CEST on Sunday, April 4, 2021.

Apr 8, 2021 08:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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