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Center for Civic Engagement

Campus-Community Forum 2018

Building Bridges

UI Pitman Center | Vandal Ballroom from 8:30AM-12:30PM
Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
8:30- 9:00     Check-In & Networking
9:00- 9:15     Table Introductions | “Bridge the Gap” Questions
9:15- 9:30     Welcome | Cher Hendricks, UI Vice Provost for Academic Affairs; Melanie Brown, Director, WSU Center for Civic Engagement; and Brian Smentkowski, Director, UI Centers for Excellence in Teaching and Learning & Service Learning.
9:30-10:10     Keynote Address | Dr. Lane Perry, Director, Western Carolina University Center for Service Learning
Constructing Bridges: Connecting people and ideas through partnership                
10:10-10:20     Question & Answer 
10:20-10:30     Break
10:30-11:00     Faculty SPARK Presentations
                        - Kristine Levan, UI Sociology/Anthropology
                        - Sammy Perone, WSU Human Development | Garrett Jenkins & Emma McMain
                        - Lisette Waits, UI Fish & Wildlife
11:00-11:30      Co-Educator Round Table Discussion
11:30-12:00      Student & Community Partner SPARK Presentations
                         - Bailey Caruso, Biology/Pre-Med Undergraduate Student & 
                         - Sandra Kelley, Palouse Clearwater Environmental Institute
                         - KJ Fitzgerald, Agricultural Technology Undergraduate Student &
                         - Joe Astorino, Community Action Center
12:00-12:50     Networking Lunch
12:40-12:50     Debrief
12:50- 1:00      Wrap-Up & Evaluation
 1:00-2:00        SL 101 Sessions (Optional)
                         - Community Partners 
                         - Faculty (Chiefs Room)