Lecture Series: Education for Human Capital Development

May 17, 2024

Join us as we explore the philosophical foundations of education and envision a brighter future for human capital development in Sint Maarten.
Marcus Nicolaas, a distinguished PhD candidate, will be delivering his final lecture series titled "Philosophical Foundations of Education for Human Capital Development in Sint Maarten." The event is scheduled to take place on Thursday, May 30th, 2024, from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm at Room 202 on the USM Campus.

Mr. Nicolaas' discourse promises to delve deep into the philosophical underpinnings that shape educational practices and policies, particularly focusing on their impact on human capital development in Sint Maarten. With his extensive research and expertise, Mr. Nicolaas aims to shed light on the crucial role of education in nurturing human potential and fostering socio-economic growth in our community.

The event will commence with opening remarks by esteemed dignitaries, Dr. Antonio Carmona Báez, President of USM, and Dr. Gale Rigobert, Dean of Academics at USM. Their insights will set the stage for an engaging and enlightening discussion on the intersections of philosophy, education, and human capital development.

This lecture series marks a significant milestone in Mr. Nicolaas' academic journey as he prepares to finalize his Ph.D. His dedication to advancing knowledge in the field of education and his commitment to the development of Sint Maarten's human capital are commendable.

Attendees can expect an intellectually stimulating evening, filled with insightful perspectives and meaningful discourse. This event is open to students, educators, policymakers, and anyone interested in the future of education and human development in Sint Maarten.

Title: Philosophical Foundations of Education for Human Capital Development in Sint Maarten
Date: Thursday, May 30th, 2024
Time: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Room 202, USM Campus


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