Building the Intentional University

Minerva and the Future of Higher Education

Stephen M. Kosslyn & Ben Nelson

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"Building the Intentional University" explores a new model for higher education in the 21st century, devised by Stephen M. Kosslyn and Ben Nelson. It advocates for a student-centric approach that prioritizes learning outcomes, customization, and the use of technology to enhance teaching and assessment methods.
The book delves into strategies to create a more efficient and effective university system that can adapt to the rapidly changing demands of the modern world. Kosslyn and Nelson challenge traditional higher education models and propose innovative ways to deliver quality education to a diverse student population.
By emphasizing the importance of intentionality in designing the university experience, the authors provide a roadmap for institutions seeking to revolutionize their educational practices and better serve students in an increasingly interconnected and competitive global landscape.

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