Welcoming Prof Mortal to the University, who has already taught at University of Georgia, Northern Illinois and University of Missouri before coming to University of Memphis, the Vice-Chancellor of LPU, Dr Rameshwar S Kanwar said: "Our regular endeavours have, mainly and primarily, been to keep our faculty as well as students abreast with the latest trends and traditions in the realms of global education scenario." He further said, "The present visit of Prof Sandra Mortal is in this context. Her expertise will really accord and add much values towards knowledge of the recipients."
After having great interaction and feed-back from the participating faculty, Prof. Mortal exclaimed her satisfaction:
It is illustrative that after introductions and formal interaction with LPU faculty, on the first Day, the seminar went along with 'Presentation on the triangle of academic life -Research, Teaching & Service. It followed presentation on "How to succeed in an Academic Career" and "PhD and the route to a Global Career in Academia". Going ahead, on the day two, the topics "Use of New Technologies in Teaching", "Globalizing Curriculum", "Using advanced Soft-Wares for Assignment Submission and Evaluation" were explained under all possible elaborations.