Posts Tagged ‘Lorain County Community College’

Exciting upcoming engagement events

Webinars, workshops and summits focus on celebrating, strengthening community engagement within higher eduction   The Engaged Campus: Strategies to Connect Student & Academic Affairs   Roundtable & webinar, plus guided tour of Kent State’s May 4th Museum    March 21, 2013,  1:30 – 5 p.m. Kent State University Moulton Hall Ballroom This event 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 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, we will share examples of successful models, opportunities for collaboration and the outcomes of greater alignment.  more information & registration —–x—-  College Student Success, Engagement & Completion Ohio Connect2Complete Summit April 5, 2013, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Lorain County Community College iLoft Building 205 (new location!) This event will feature the experiences of three Ohio community colleges utilizing the exciting and innovative Connect2Complete pilot model which works with first-generation, Pell-eligible students in peer mentoring and civic engagement to improve retention and success rates. Through peer advocacy and community engaged learning, students are empowered to develop self-efficacy and autonomy and show increased interest in becoming personally and professionally involved in community change...
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