Community Engaged Scholarship Lectures – Mar 23

Posted by University of Central Florida on March 16, 2021

Welcome to the University of Central Florida (UCF) Downtown Engaged Scholarship Lectures. These are lectures by Visiting Faculty and other special guests who have expertise in Community-Engaged Scholarship, with focus on research, teaching, outreach, and institutional design. All sessions will be recorded and posted online for future viewing. All sessions are on Tuesdays from 12pm-1:30pm EST.

The schedule is as follows:

March 23, 2021: Randy Stoecker, PhD, Professor, Department of Community and Environmental Sociology, University of Wisconsin — TOPIC: A Community Development Model of Higher Education Community Engagement

April 6, 2021: Del Bharath, PhD, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Savannah State University — TOPIC: TBA

April 13, 2021: Samory Pruitt, PhD, Vice President for Community Affairs, The University of Alabama — TOPIC: The 4Rs: A Theoretical Framework for Engaging Communities and Changing Lives

April 20, 2021: Victoria Foster, PhD, Assistant Director, Institute for Social Responsibility, Edge Hill University (United Kingdom) — TOPIC: People and Place: Participatory Research in the Community

May 11, 2021: Mawethu Nyakatya, Manager of Research Partnerships, Division of Social Impact, Stellenbosch University (South Africa) — TOPIC: Promoting Engaged Scholarship: a case of Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Register here.

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