Experiential education is a philosophy of education that describes the process that occurs between an educator (preceptor) and student that infuses direct experience with the learning environment and content. The term is mistakenly used interchangeably with experiential learning. The Association for Experiential Education regards experiential education “as a philosophy and methodology in which educators purposefully engage with learners in direct experience and focused reflection in order to increase knowledge, develop skills and clarify values.” Experiential education is the term for the philosophy and educational progressivism is the movement which it informed.
October 14, 2013
TODAY!!!!! Three students from the Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy won the ACCP Clinical Pharmacy Challenge in New Mexico. The final score was GCOP 1805 / St John 865. Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy family are extremely proud of Brandon Leeson, Allie Torrence, and Joshua Whaley. Congratulations! Click for the full story!READ MORE
Update from New Mexico……. The “Elite Eight” have been narrowed down to the “Tremendous Two”. Gatton won again and is proceeding to the final championship round tomorrow, October 14th, against Thomas Jefferson. “Our team was outstanding and held the lead for most of the competition. In the end, it came down to the last [...]READ MORE
September 5, 2013
New students arrive at Gatton College of Pharmacy for their first day. They receive a warm welcome from Dean Calhoun, administrative staff, and faculty.READ MORE