Call for Proposals: Engaged Campus: Driving Innovation through Partnerships

Posted by on January 28, 2013

Call for Proposals for The Engaged Campus:  Driving Innovation through Partnerships – May 19-21, 2013.

Campus Compact is seeking presenters for a groundbreaking three-day conference, The Engaged Campus: Driving Innovation through Partnerships, to be held May 19-21, 2013, in Dearborn, Michigan.  Proposals are due February 8, 2013.

Administrators, faculty, staff, and students from institutions across the country will gather for fresh ideas, models, and inspiration to fuel community-based learning initiatives and partnerships.

Innovative ideas call for innovative presentation techniques. Campus Compact is seeking proposals for three types of original and engaging presentations:

  • Innovation briefings–Short (5-8 minute) talks outlining a single innovative question or idea.
  • Interactive workshops–Longer (70-75 minute) presentations focused on innovation for the field and/or comprehensive campus-community partnerships.
  • Problem-solving roundtables–An opportunity to get feedback on a specific issue facing your campus, department, or program.

Topics of particular interest for this conference include:

  • College access and success
  • Community and economic development
  • Sustainability
  • Campus, community, government, and business partnerships

Proposals from campus-community teams are especially welcome. Click here for more information and a proposal submission form.

More in "National Conferences & Calls for Proposal"

Stay Current in Philly's Higher Education and Nonprofit Sector

We compile a weekly email with local events, resources, national conferences, calls for proposals, grant, volunteer and job opportunities in the higher education and nonprofit sectors.