Date: Friday, August 23, 2019

Location: Bates College

Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road, Lewiston, ME 04240


Open to all faculty and instructional staff at

  • Colby, Bates and Bowdoin

Schedule (8:30am-5:00 pm):

  • Opening Continental Breakfast
  • CBB Faculty Panel
  • Keynote with José Bowen- “A New 3Rs: Using Relationships, Resilience and Reflection to Graduate Self-Regulated Learners”
  • Lunch
  • Workshop with José Bowen- “Teaching Naked Techniques: A practical workshop on designing
  • better classes”
  • Workshops with Faculty Developers from Colby, Bates & Bowdoin: “Inclusive Teaching, Science of Learning, and more”
  • Reception at the Bates College Museum of Art
  • Sponsored by Colby College, Bates College and Bowdoin College

Keynote Speaker: José Antonio Bowen is President of Goucher College. He taught at Stanford and Georgetown, and was Dean of the Meadows School of the Arts at Southern Methodist University. He has written over 100 scholarly articles and has appeared as a musician with Stan Getz, Bobby McFerrin, and others. He has written a symphony, music for Hubert Laws and Jerry Garcia, and is the author of Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology out of your College Classroom will Improve Student Learning and winner of Boyer Award for significant contributions to American higher education.