Special Lecture and Discussion Series
Ideas of the University in the 21st Century
September 2014 to April 2015
Co-hosted by Green College with the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education and the Centre for Policy Studies in Higher Education and Training (CHET) at UBC.

A century and a half after John Henry Newman lectured on The Idea of a University, five prominent intellectuals and public figures offer their personal reflections under an updated version of his classic title. All talks to take place at:
Coach House
Green College
6201 Cecil Green Park Road
Vancouver, BC

Free and open to the public.

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  • Fisher, D., Rubenson, K., Shanahan, T. and Trottier, C. (Eds.). (2014). The development of postsecondary education systems in Canada: A comparison between British Columbia, Ontario and Québec, 1980-2010. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press. 
  • Designing and Doing Survey Research
    Lesley Andres (in press) 
    London: Sage. 

Welcome to the Centre for Policy Studies in Higher Education and Training (CHET)

Established in 1984 to conduct policy research on educational issues, the Centre for Policy Studies in Higher Education and Training (formerly the Centre for Policy Studies in Education) is concerned with the relationship between higher education and the economy.

a place of mind, The University of British Columbia

Centre for Policy Studies in Higher Education and Training
309-2125 Main Mall,
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada
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