Oct 27

(Online) Engaging Your Critical Thinking Skills

Wednesday, October 27 – Friday, October 29, 2021

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University of Maine Hutchinson Center
80 Belmont Avenue (Route #3), Belfast

University of Maine Hutchinson Center Two-day program Oct. 27, 4–6 p.m. & Oct. 29, 9 a.m.–2 p.m. Critical thinking is a learnable skill that will develop your ability to question assumptions, build constructive arguments, solve problems and negotiate positive relationships. In today’s world of informational overload, it is also a powerful way to increase your capacity for effective, directed action. This dynamic, interactive program will be offered synchronously via Zoom—you’ll need access to a stable internet connection. This is not a pre-recorded program. Active participation is an integral part of the course. Instructor Terry Porter, Ph.D. is Associate Professor Emerita at the University of Maine, where she taught business strategy and sustainability in the Maine Business School for 13 years. For more information or to request an accommodation contact Michelle Patten, Conference and Professional Development Coordinator, um.fhc.pd@maine.edu; 207.338.8002.

https://hutchinsoncenter.umaine.edu/professional-development-programs/critical-thinking-workshop/

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80 Belmont Ave.,
Belfast, ME 04915
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Using on-site resources and distance learning technology, The University of Maine Hutchinson Center provides undergraduate, graduate, and non-credit programs for personal and professional development. The Hutchinson Center also offers conference services and meeting spaces to private businesses and community organizations, and shares local artists work throughout the calendar year.


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