The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts welcomes Cathy N. Davidson, Distinguished Professor and Founding Director of The Futures Initiative at the Graduate Center, CUNY. She is an educational innovator and a renowned scholar of cultural history and technology. The 2016 recipient of the Ernest J. Boyer Award for Significant Contributions to Higher Education, she champions new ideas and methods for learning and professional development - in school, in the workplace, and in everyday life.
Dr. Davidson will deliver a talk on her newly-released book, "The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students for a World in Flux."
Hosted by the Ivan Allen Allen College, Dean Jacqueline J. Royster