The Universality Global Education Conference (UGEC) brings together interdisciplinary scholars and students from around the world to discuss issues, theories, research, practices, and teaching in diverse international educational environments.
SHSU will not be hosting the 2023 UGEC
The Center for International Education looks forward to hosting the next UGEC in Spring 2024.
About the Conference
- Research Paper: Traditional 20 minute paper presenting original research, assessment, philosophical inquiry, or innovative educational practice.
- Panel: 3 or more individuals discussing a focused topic (maximum 30 min.).
- Multimedia/Artistic Presentation: Film, audiovisual, or artistic production (maximum 20 min.).
We invite proposals for papers, panels, posters, multimedia, and artistic presentations related to our theme, Redefining CommUNITY in Evolving Context, or broadly linked to international education from disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives. Sessions at UGEC cover a full range of topics from across the educational pipeline: international education, bilingual education, curriculum, pedagogy, policy, agriculture, multiculturalism, multilingualism, translanguaging, literature, elementary-secondary-postsecondary schooling, leadership, teaching, philosophy, gender issues, research, assessment, and evaluation.
Educators, graduate students, teachers, community members, and those working in government or non-governmental agencies are encouraged to submit proposals.
Proposal submissions must include:
- Email of primary contact
- Presenter(s) names
- Institutional Affiliation
- Proposal title
- Proposal submission category
- Abstract-limit 500 words
- Presentation needs/equipment
Committee Member Dr. Lory Haas, Chair email@example.com Dr. Burcu Ates firstname.lastname@example.org Dr. Andrey Koptelov email@example.com Dr. Baburhan Uzum firstname.lastname@example.org Dr. Elizabeth Gross email@example.com Dr. Leena Landmark firstname.lastname@example.org Dr. Rebecca Wentworth email@example.com Dr. Abdelilah Sehlaoui firstname.lastname@example.org Dr. William Edgington email@example.com Dr. Chi-Sing Li firstname.lastname@example.org Dr. Nancy Votteler email@example.com
The conference is held at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. Conference sessions are held in the Lowman Student Center.