Community Engagement

Addressing the needs and interests of our diverse communities locally, statewide, nationally and internationally.

2019 Symposium

2019 Symposium

Thursday, March 7, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Shumaker Research Building, Room 139

Event is free, but registration is required. Light lunch will be provided.

Part 1: Plenary session on the soon to be released Faculty Handbook - Community-Engaged Scholarship: Documentation and Review

Part 2: Series of short talks on community-engaged research & teaching

Session Title Presenter

University-Community Partnership for the Wellbeing of Refugees & Immigrant Survivors of Torture

Bibhuti Sar, Kent School of Social Work

Louisville Latinx Oral History Project: Creating visibility, lifting voices and empowering people through

documenting narratives of Louisville’s Latinx community

Sarah Nunez, Mackie Owens, and Heather Fox

Transforming Young Teens into Leaders & Peacemakers: Ulster Project - An International Cross-Community Engagement Program between Northern Ireland & USA

Melinda Leonard, Psychology

Neighborhood Planning in Smoketown

Kelly Kinahan and Hannah Crepps, Urban Affairs

Cultural adaptation of a socio-emotional competency program for adolescents

Patrick Possel and Abbie Sell, College of Education & Human Development

The Kentucky Racing Health Services Center

Dedra Hayden, School of Nursing

High Blood Pressure Self-Management and Cardiovascular Risk Clinic

Kari Moore and Abi Leonard, School of Medicine and Kent School of Social Work

Brandeis Human Rights Advocacy Program:  Advancing the Human Rights in Immigrant and Other Marginalized Communities

Enid Trucios-Haynes, Brandeis School of Law

Youth Outreach on Renewable Energy and Sustainability Themes

Andrew Marsh, J.B. Speed School of Engineering

Elevate Portland Initiative

Jenna Haugen, College of Business

Sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Community Engagement and the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

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