Conference Agenda

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12:45          : “Soft Start” Ice-Breaker with WeConnect’s Chad Littlefield

1:00 – 1:10 : Welcome

1:10 – 2:00 : Session I Presentations:

Globalizing Ag Ed at Home and Abroad

2:00 – 2:15 : Break: Coffee with Explorations by Thor

2:45 – 3:30 : Keynote: Dr. Richard Slimbach

                     Global Learning Upon a Generous Earth

3:15 – 3:30 : Break: Explore your neck pillow!

3:30 – 4:00 : Special Presentation: World Food Prize

4:00  4:30 : Session II Presentations:

Creating a Network of Global Connections in Agriculture Education

4:30 - 4:45 : Special Presentation:

Where can GLAG take you?

4:45           :  Closing Challenge

5:00           :  Conference “After Party”

                                   Open Your Envelope!


Asynchronous Presentations

Our asynchronous presentations will be rolled out the week of #GLAG17! They will be available the entire time for you post questions and get responses from the presenters! Take advantage of this neat opportunity to engage!

  1. SmartFarm Learning Hub: Innovation from Australia by Amy Crosby, University of New England (Australia).
  2. An Innovative Global Immersion Option for American Agricultural Graduates by Haley Q. Clement & Jonathan J. Velez, Oregon State University.
  3. Implementing Student-Centered Teaching Approaches in Ghana by Haley Q. Clement & Jonathan J. Velez, Oregon State University.
  4. Creating a Culturally Responsive Classroom by Jeremy Elliot-Engel & Donna Westfall-Rudd, Virginia Tech.
  5. Independent Undergraduate Research Abroad: Lessons Learned at the University of New Hampshire by Andrew B. Conroy & Elizabeth Wise, University of New Hampshire.
  6. Outback Wildcat: Capstone Semester International Immersion by Kendall M. Wright & Stacy K. Vincent, University of Kentucky.
  7. Let Peace Corps Take the Mic in Your Classroom by Olivia Murphy-Sweet, Peace Corps Senegal.