Call for Proposals: Coalition for Urban and Metropolitan Universities Conference

Posted by Coalition for Urban and Metropolitan Universities on May 4, 2015

Deadline extended to next Friday, May 8th!

The work of CUMU institutions to support their communities has never been more important. Join us in Omaha this October to connect with like-minded colleagues, see first-hand the state-of-the-art UNO Community Engagement Center, learn new approaches to community engagement, and share your successes and ​challenges.

Love of Place: The Metropolitan University Advantage
October 11-13, 2015
Omaha, NE

CUMU is seeking proposals for panel, paper, roundtable, and poster presentations that foster discussion, illustrate best practices, and advance the scholarship of engagement. Program tracks include:

  • Transformative Academic Programs and Partnerships
  • Collaborations with Community in Scholarship and Creative Activity
  • Building & Strengthening Communities
  • Embracing Community Locally and Globally

The deadline for proposal submission is Friday, May 8, 2015. Read more about the tracks and submit a proposal here.

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