2011 Annual Conference

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The EAN 20th Anniversary Conference

VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands

20th - 22nd June 2011

 

 

Student Diversity in Higher Education: Conflicting Realities

(Tensions affecting policy and action to widen access and participation)

 

Conference Book and Presentations are now available:

 

Download the Amsterdam 2011 Conference Book 

 

Keynotes

 

Widening Access: Instruments and Values - Sjur Bergan,Council of Europe

 

Diversity is the New Mainstream - Maurice Crul, University of Amsterdam

 

The Race for Untapped Talent: the Prospects of Diversity - Dirk van Damme, OECD

 

A Global Edifice for Education - Michael Nettles, ETS

 

 

 

Papers

 

Student Diversity and Cultural Assimilation

 

From a Localised Ballymun Initiative to a National Programme

 

When Formal Equality meets Unequal Reality

 

Tensions in HE: WP, Student Diversity and the Challenge of Academic Language/Literacy

 

Vocational and Academic Education: Friends, Foes or Strangers?

 

Inclusion of Student Diversity in South Africa: a Hobson's Choice

 

The Flowers of Global Citizenship Amidst the Thorns of Restrictive Regulations

 

Academic Accessibility: the Challenges of Diversity and Excellence

 

 

 

Conference Documents

 

 

Conference Theme and Objectives

 

Conference Programme

 

Speaker Biography

 

Paper Synopses