Engaging Philadelphia through Scholarship and Teaching, Feb 7

Posted by Saint Joseph's University on January 28, 2020

Engaging Philadelphia through Scholarship and Teaching

February 7, 2020 | 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Conversation Hall, Rm 201 @ City Hall

Are you a community partner organization or faculty member interested in community-engaged research and teaching? Join us February 7 from 1-3pm at City Hall for an opportunity to build professional knowledge and networking on community engaged scholarship and teaching. A panel presentation by Dr. Giovanna Di Chiro, Professor of Environmental Studies at Swarthmore College, .O, Serenity Soular, Dr. Keith Brown, Associate Professor of Sociology, Saint Joseph’s University, Dr. Miriam Kahn, Weaver’s Way Cooperative, will describe their collaborations, highlight key guiding practices and speak of challenges and opportunities in the field. Panel presentation will be followed by small group discussion. Lunch will be provided.

RSVP required by February 1, 2020: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSds_bC8Wpho6SJF4Hs_DRPigQwQkxtd6DW0UWaWr-WTxiEaww/viewform

This event, co-sponsored by the Faith-Justice Institute at Saint Joseph’s University and the Lang Center for Civic and Social Responsibility at Swarthmore College is made possible in part through the generosity of the Board of Campus Compact New York and Pennsylvania and the Mayor’s Office of Philadelphia.

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