OCC & Kent State Host Engaged Campus Event March 21

The Engaged Campus:
Strategies to Connect Student & Academic Affairs

Roundtable, & webinar, plus tour of May 4th Museum

Thursday March 21, 2013

1:30 – 5 p.m.

Kent State University

Moulton Hall Ballroom


1:30 p.m. Welcome, introductions, news & announcements  Coffee and refreshments served.

2:00 p.m.  Webinar

This webinar will involve participants in a discussion about creating partnerships between student and academic affairs in civic engagement strategies. Drawing on the perspectives of presenters from both student and academic affairs, we will share examples of successful models, opportunities for collaboration and the outcomes of greater alignment. Featured speakers include:

Dr. Juan Franco, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and Interim Executive Director, Nebraska Campus Compact
Ms. Linda Major, Director, Center for Civic Engagement, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Dr. Nancy Mitchell, Director, Undergraduate Education, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

3:00 p.m. Kent State will share examples of how their community engagement initiatives have worked with residential services, off campus services and the Campus Kitchen project.

3:15 p.m.  Roundtable Discussion:  Guided discussion questions and opportunities for institutions to share successful examples of engagement activities that bridge the student and academic affairs divide.

4:15 p.m.  Tour of May 4 Museum & Visitor’s Center

Guided tour led by Dr. Laura Davis, Director of the May 4 Visitor’s Center

5:00 p.m. Adjourn

Directions & Parking

View campus map and directions

Please park in the Moulton Hall Parking Lot;  Parking passes will be available upon arrival.


$25/person from member institutions.  $50/person from non-member institutions






Can’t make the event at Kent State but want to view the webinar on your own campus? Click here to purchase webinar only.

Kent State University students & faculty are welcome to attend free of charge, but must RSVP, below.


Kent State RSVP




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