Provost’s Conversation on Online Learning (PCoOL) with Nora Lewis and Peter DeCherney (Feb 26)

by | Feb 19, 2019

Nora Lewis and Peter DeCherney will discuss University of Pennsylvania’s strategy and vision for online learning initiatives and the newly launched online undergraduate degree, the Penn LPS Online Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) program.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 | 4:30 PM5:30 PM
Butler Library Room 203

Nora Lewis is the Vice Dean for Professional and Liberal Education, and has been a member of the full-time professional staff in the School of Arts and Sciences since 1993. Prior to becoming Vice Dean, she was Executive Director of the College of Liberal and Professional Studies (LPS). She has also served as Executive Director of LPS and interim director of Penn’s English Language Programs.

Headshot Nora Lewis

Peter DeCherney is Professor of Cinema & Media Studies and English at the University of Pennsylvania. He holds a secondary appointment at the Annenberg School for Communication and an affiliation with the Center for Technology, Innovation, and Competition at Penn Law School. He is the Faculty Director of Penn’s campus-wide Online Learning Initiative and Director of the Cinema & Media Studies Program.

Headshot of Peter DeCherney

The Provost’s Conversation on Online Learning (PCoOL) feature public talks by leading experts and peers on the future of education, specifically around online education. PCoOL events are free and open to members of Columbia community with a valid University ID. Learn more.