PAW Event - Civic Engagement Conference

PAW Event - Civic Engagement Conference
Date and time
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM, September 14, 2016
Description

DEMOCRACY IN ACTION: ADDRESSING COMMUNITY PROBLEMS THROUGH CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

The 3rd annual Civic Engagement Conference will explore some of the pressing issues in the Springfield area and the partnership-based efforts that are creating viable solutions. This conference will provide practical, solution-focused knowledge to help effectively communicate, maximize resources, problem-solve and establish pathways for the future. 

This conference, including the luncheon is free and open to the public. However, please register online or by phone. See website for details.   

CONFERENCE AGENDA

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:  Christopher Phillips, author of the Socrates Cafe and Constitution Cafe.  

PLENARY SPEAKERS & PANELISTS:  Amy Blansit, Dr. Curt Brungardt, Janet Dankert, Bridget Dierks, Christina Ryder, Cora Scott and Jen Wilding. 

Sponsored by: Office of Student Development and Public Affairs, Center for Community Engagement, Office of Public Affairs Support, FCTL, eJournal of Public Affairs and Campus Compact of Missouri.  

Public Affairs Week events held Sept. 12-19, 2016. 

Event sponsor
Admission
Free
Open to public, alumni, current students, faculty, future students, staff
Location