–Call for Proposals–
NEW AMERICAN COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES
2018 SUMMER INSTITUTE
PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY
JUNE 19-21, 2018
Engaging Civility: Leading Dialogue In and Beyond the University
The NAC&U Summer Institute 2018 will focus on fostering skills to improve civic engagement, with particular emphasis on the role of civil dialogue. The need for an engaged campus community crosses disciplinary and geographic borders. This boundary crossing reflects NAC&U’s commitment to the integration of professional studies and the liberal arts within the context of purposeful civic engagement, and places that commitment within a frame of purposeful civic engagement.
Presentations may describe existing tools/strategies/approaches useful for leading dialogue, or they may engage conference participants in working sessions to develop new projects at their home institutions.
Three questions frame our work over the course of this Institute:
Session proposals may be framed broadly to engage discussion and possibility. Some examples include:
To submit a session proposal, please read instructions below and then complete this form.
Before completing the proposal submission form, please have ready the following information:
Rooms will be equipped with a laptop, projector and screen with audio and Internet connection.
Please complete the submission form by Monday, January 29, 2018.
Please contact Michelle Apuzzio at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
We will notify all presenters by March 1, 2018.