Center for Liberal Arts and Sciences Pedagogy

The Center for Liberal Arts and Sciences Pedagogy (CLASP), a project of the Bard College Institute for Writing & Thinking, works with faculty and institutions in the Open Society University Network (OSUN) and the Bard International network to promote student-centered teaching methods, writing-based teaching, and experiential learning.

Upcoming Workshops and Events

  • The CLASP Fellows Program

    The CLASP Fellows Program is a 2-year professional development opportunity for early to mid-career faculty from OSUN institutions who show potential for pedagogical leadership. Applications are open now.

Upcoming Workshops and Events

  • 2022 OSUN Experiential Learning Institute - Applications Due

    January 28, 2022

    The OSUN Civic Engagement Leadership Team and IWT CLASP invite applications from OSUN network partners to participate in the OSUN Experiential Learning Institute in Spring 2022.  Learn more and apply here.

  • IWT New Kinds of Attention Workshops

    February 4, 2022  9:00 am EST - 3:30 pm EST

    Get an intro to the IWT practices in February's Introduction to Writing and Thinking and Introduction to Writing to Learn workshops! A limited number of spots reserved so that interested OSUN faculty can attend any NKOA Workshop for free. Click here to learn more.

  • IWT New Kinds of Attention Workshops

    March 4, 2022  9:00 am EST - 3:30 pm EST

    Discover non-traditional uses for IWT practices in March's workshops focused on History and STEM! A limited number of spots reserved so that interested OSUN faculty can attend any NKOA Workshop for free. Click here to learn more.

Upcoming Workshops and Events

  • 2022 OSUN Experiential Learning Institute - Applications Due

    January 28, 2022

    The OSUN Civic Engagement Leadership Team and IWT CLASP invite applications from OSUN network partners to participate in the OSUN Experiential Learning Institute in Spring 2022.  Learn more and apply here.

  • IWT New Kinds of Attention Workshops

    February 4, 2022  9:00 am EST - 3:30 pm EST

    Get an intro to the IWT practices in February's Introduction to Writing and Thinking and Introduction to Writing to Learn workshops! A limited number of spots reserved so that interested OSUN faculty can attend any NKOA Workshop for free. Click here to learn more.

  • IWT New Kinds of Attention Workshops

    March 4, 2022  9:00 am EST - 3:30 pm EST

    Discover non-traditional uses for IWT practices in March's workshops focused on History and STEM! A limited number of spots reserved so that interested OSUN faculty can attend any NKOA Workshop for free. Click here to learn more.

Upcoming Workshops and Events

  • The CLASP Fellows Program

    The CLASP Fellows Program is a 2-year professional development opportunity for early to mid-career faculty from OSUN institutions who show potential for pedagogical leadership. Applications are open now.

  • The CLASP Fellows Program

    The CLASP Fellows Program is a 2-year professional development opportunity for early to mid-career faculty from OSUN institutions who show potential for pedagogical leadership. Applications are open now.

In the Classroom

In the Classroom

A blended classroom.

OSUN Connected and
Blended Learning Toolkit

The OSUN Connected and Blended Learning Toolkit, developed by the Center for Learning in Practice (CLiP) at the Carey Institute for Global Good in collaboration with the Open Society University Network and Bard College, is a living document that is open and accessible to faculty across the network, offering support for connected and blended course development.

OSUN Connected and Blended Learning Toolkit

A blended classroom.

The OSUN Connected and Blended Learning Toolkit, developed by the Center for Learning in Practice (CLiP) at the Carey Institute for Global Good in collaboration with the Open Society University Network and Bard College, is a living document that is open and accessible to faculty across the network, offering support for connected and blended course development.