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To Whom Much Is Given

2007 Conference on Service Learning in Higher Education

Conference Schedule

 

A preliminary outline of events is provided below. Please note: All events, times and locations are subject to change. Final schedules will be distributed at conference check-in on September 27 and 28.

 

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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2007

 

3:00             Conference Check-In opens

                   Sheraton lobby

 

6:00-7:00      Cocktail Hour / Meet-and-Greet

 

7:00             Dinner begins

                   Sheraton Capstone Ballroom

 

7:30-9:00      Dinner Program: "To Render A Life"

                   Sheraton Capstone Ballroom

 

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2007

 

7:00             Conference Check-In opens

                   Rast Room lobby, Bryant Conference Center

 

7:00-8:00      Continental Breakfast available

                   Rast Room lobby, Bryant Conference Center

 

8:00-8:45     Breakfast Session: "Promoting a Better Understanding of the Nature of Poverty"

                   Rast Room, Bryant Conference Center

 

9:00-9:50     Morning Keynote Address: "Developing A Culture of Service Learning On Campus"

                   Rast Room, Bryant Conference Center

 

10:00-10:45   Breakout Session Block I

                   Various rooms, Bryant Conference Center

 

                             Profiling the Culture of Poverty in Alabama

 

Maximizing the Learning in Service Learning: Strategies and Resources

 

Service Learning in First Year Programs

 

Leadership, Social Change and Social Justice

 

Multidisciplinary Professional Services

 

11:00-11:45   Breakout Session Block II

                   Various rooms, Bryant Conference Center

 

Reflection : A Discussion of Best Practices

 

The Power of Narrative: Giving a Voice to Communities in Poverty

 

Innovative Courses (A)

 

Interim Service Learning Experiences

 

On the Radio: The Role of Local Media in Engaging Communities to Address Poverty and Promote Public Health

 

12:00           Lunch begins

                   Rast Room, Bryant Conference Center

 

12:30-1:45    Lunch Keynote Address: "Why Service Learning? Why Now?"

                   Rast Room, Bryant Conference Center

 

2:00-2:45     Breakout Session Block III

                   Various rooms, Bryant Conference Center

 

Perspectives on the Role of State Government in Addressing Poverty

 

Exploring the "So What? Now What?" Question: Documenting Impact and Scholarship in Faculty Reward System

 

K-12 Collaboration Through Service Learning

 

Addressing Hunger through Service Learning

 

Culture, Creativity and the Arts

 

3:00-3:45     Breakout Session Block IV

                   Various rooms, Bryant Conference Center

 

Assessment in Service Learning

 

Nonprofit and Community Partners’ Perspectives on Poverty

 

Innovative Courses (B)

 

Student-Directed Service Learning Projects

 

Service Learning: Striking a Balance Among Stakeholders

 

4:00-4:45     Closing Session: "Where Does Alabama Go From Here?"

                   Rast Room, Bryant Conference Center

 

5:00             Adjourn

 

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