[UPDATE} III International Congress of Higher Education

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Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica
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III International Higher Education Congress
III Congreso Internacional de Educación Superior
October 6-10, 2014 San Jose, Costa Rica
Call for Papers

Knowledge Crossing Borders: Building Partnerships Through Shared Knowledge

You are encouraged to participate 6 - 10 October 2014 in this year's Congress theme "Knowledge Crossing Borders: Building Partnerships through Shared Knowledge," a multi-institutional conference to be held on the campus of the Universidad Nacional (UNA), Heredia, Costa Rica. Program participants will share effective scholarly, pedagogical, and administrative practices with their international counterparts.

The Third International Higher Education Congress seeks to further build a sustainable future through global partnerships in higher education. The conference theme - Knowledge Crossing Borders, Building Partnerships Thorough Shared Knowledge – includes the research, pedagogical, outreach, and administrative functions of higher education. The conference will examine how knowledge transactions across regional and international borders create challenges and transformative opportunities for cooperation, change, creativity, and innovation.

• Communication and Information Technologies in Higher Education
• World Peace and Higher Education
• Higher Education and the Reduction of Poverty
• Ethics and the Role of Higher Education
• International Cooperation and Institutions of Higher Education
• Higher Education and Advances in the area of Health Worldwide

For more information, contact the coordinator of the organizing committee of the 2014 CIESUP Lucia Chacon, via e-mail or web site ciesup@una.cr www.ciesup.una.ac.cr

Submissions in Microsoft Word, double-spaced, using 12-point Times New Roman font.
Full papers (15-20 pages) receive blind peer review evaluations. Notification will be sent in May.

Please include a one paragraph abstract and biographical information about yourself.

Selection Process ~

Applications will be reviewed by peer selection committee.
Decisions will be based upon quality and alignment with conference goals.

Please review examples of accepted presentations from the last conference at http://www.wcupa.edu/KnowledgeCrossingBorders/2012/group_presentation.as....

Applications welcome from May 1 - June 15, 2014.
(email: KCB@wcupa.edu) Website: www.WCUPA.edu/KCB

Thank you for any support to promote this Congress.

Knowledge Crossing Borders Committee

Registration for the KCB Congress - http://www.ciesup.una.ac.cr/index.php/80-info-congreso/110-informacion-d...
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Faculty $125 (discount to $100 if presenting a paper). Students $50