Loyola University Chicago

Center for Comparative Education

Speaker Series

The Center for Comparative Education regularly organizes events and brings speakers to campus to present on topics related to comparative education and international Higher Education.

Upcoming Events

Please check back here for information on speakers coming to campus in the 2016-2017 academic year.

Past Events

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 6:15-7:15 p.m. (Cuneo 104 LSC)—Dr. Irving Epstein (Illinois Wesleyan University) "Comparing 21st Century Student Movements: Old Wine in New Bottles or the Beginnings of Fundamental Structural Change."

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 6-7pm (Regents Hall, WTC)—Dr. Rebecca Adami (Teachers College, Columbia University and Stockholm University) "Women’s Role in the Development of ‘Human Rights’."

Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 6-7pm (CLC 205, WTC)—Dr. Monisha Bajaj (University of San Francisco) "The Right to Education in Global Perspective."

Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 6–7 p.m. (Corboy 422 WTC)—Dr. Kazuhisa Fujimoto (Keio University, Japan) "Analysis of Teacher Discourse in Japanese Lesson Study Meetings."

Tuesday February 21, 2012, 2–3 p.m. (1103 Lewis Towers WTC)—Dr. Rebecca Clothey (Drexel University) "Challenges, Opportunities, and Best Practices for Internationally Administered Master's Programs."

Wednesday April 11, 2012, 2–3 p.m. (1103 Lewis Towers WTC)—Dr. Joan Gillespie (IES) "Partnering for Social Justice Abroad: Community Engagement in Santiago, Chile."