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Center for Civic Engagement

Campus-Community Forum 2019

Engagement to Empowerment: Advancing the Land Grant Mission

Courtyard Marriott | WSU Alumni Ballroom from 8:30AM-3:00PM
Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
8:30-9:00 Check-In & Networking
9:00-9:10 Welcome | Melanie Brown, Director, WSU Center for Civic Engagement; and Brian Smentkowski, Director, UI Centers for Excellence in Teaching and Learning & Service Learning
9:10-9:30 Opening Address | Colleen Kerr, WSU Vice President for External Affairs and Government Relations & Chief Legislative Officer
9:30-10:30 Partnership Panel | Q&A
10:30-10:50 Break | Gallery Showcase
10:50-12:00 Breakout Sessions
12:00-1:00 Networking Lunch & Keynote | George Luc, Founder & CEO GivePulse
1:00-1:15 Break
1:15-2:25 Breakout Sessions
2:25-2:45 Wrap-up | Raffle | Reflection
2:45-3:00 Networking
*Agenda subject to change.


Breakout Sessions

  Jackson Room Fabian Room Board Room
Morning Breakout Sessions Palouse as a Land Grant CommunityExplore how the land-grant context adds value to the engagement of faculty and students with local community partners. Empowering Students through Community EngagementFocus on building student experiences that maximize learning, motivation, and agency to create change. GivePulse Orientation | Learn and explore a new community engagement platform.
Afternoon Breakout Sessions The Power of Coalitions | Take campus-community partnerships and engagement to the next level by building coalitions for change.  Creating Opportunities via Systems Thinking | Explore some of the pressing issues in the Palouse community and generate opportunities to maximize impact. GivePulse Orientation | Learn and explore a new community engagement platform.