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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

Second Annual Day of C.H.A.N.G.E!
Part of the Welcome to Michigan Program
Creating a Healthy And New Generation of Equality
Events include Extravaganza for CHANGE, Keynote Speaker Dr. Maura Cullen, Community Plunge, and ExChange Community Dialogues
Time: 9:30 AM-10:00 PM
location: Michigan League and surrounding area
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Changing the World, Changing the Academy: Feminisms in China, India, Poland, and the U.S.
Global Feminisms Project Conference
Through September 15

Introducing the Global Feminisms Project
Time: 3:00-5:00 PM

Film: Over(viewing) Global Feminisms
Time: 7:00-9:00 PM
location: Michigan League, 3rd Floor

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Changing the World, Changing the Academy: Feminisms in China, India, Poland, and the U.S.
Global Feminisms Project Conference
Continued from September 14

Identity, Political Culture and Translation in the Global Feminisms Project
Time: 9:00-10:30 AM

Beyond Women’s Studies: Global Feminisms in the Disciplines
Time: 11:00 AM-12:30 PM

Box Lunch
Time: 12:30-2:30 PM

Workshops: Global Feminisms in the Classroom
Time: 3:00-5:00 PM
location: Michigan League, 3rd Floor

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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

Teach for america information session
Jon Gleicher, University of Michigan and Teach for America Alumnus
TIME: 7:00-8:00 PM
LOCATION: 3330 Mason Hall
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

NOn-profit and public management fall kickoff event
Non-Profit and Public Management Center Event Series

TIME: 4:30 PM
LOCATION: Whitney Auditorium, School of Education
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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

Global Intercultural Experience for
Undergraduates Program Symposium

Time: 4:00-6:30 PM
location: Great Lakes Room, Palmer Commons
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

Non-profit day 2006
Non-Profit and Public Management Center Event Series
Registration Required
LOCATION: Lansing Center, Lansing, Michigan
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

WEATHERING THE stORM: THE ROLE OF NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS in the HURRICAN KATRINA RELIEF EFFORT
Non-Profit and Public Management Center Event Series
TIME:4:00 PM
LOCATION: Educational Conference Center, School of Social Work Building
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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

pathways for citizenship in health-related fields
First Annual Symposium for Social Justice in Healthcare
sponsored by Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs; William Monroe Trotter Multicultural Center; and the LSA Citizenship Theme Year

Registration and Continental Breakfast
Time: 8:30-9:30 AM

Opening Remarks
Symposium Committee
Time: 9:30-9:45 AM

Keynote Address
Andrea Smith, Professor, Native American Studies
Time: 9:45-10:45 AM

Panel Presentation: Voices from Practitioners
Richard Lictenstein, Professor, School of Public Health; Dr. Terence Joiner, Pediatrics; Michelle Pardee, Nurse Practitioner; Ellen Rabinowitz, Community Practitioner for single people living below the poverty line
Time: 11:15 AM-12:30 PM

Box Lunch
Career Center and Peers Utilizing Leadership Skills for Education (PULSE) resource tables
Time: 12:30-2:00 PM

Rotating Workshops
Dr. Kathleen Kleinert.; Anne Mondro, School of Art and Design;Maria Melitzer and Jane Chang Miller, UM Interpretive Services Program; Michelle Ferrez, UROP
Time: 2:30-3:30 PM; 3:45-4:45 PM

Closing Remarks
Maria Melitzer, UM Interpretive Services
Time: 4:45-5:30 PM
location: Trotter Multicultural Center

To register, email name and UMID# to TrotterCenter@umich.edu


TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3

BOARD FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM KICKOFF AND INFORMATION SESSION
Non-Profit and Public Management Center Event Series
TIME:4:30 PM
LOCATION: Betty Ford Classroom, Room 1110, Weill Hall
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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4

SOCIAL ENTERPRISE SPEAKER SERIES
Elisabeth Rhyne, Senior Vice President, International Operations, ACCION International
Non-Profit and Public Management Center Event Series
TIME:4:30 PM
LOCATION: Betty Ford Classroom, Room 1110, Weill Hall
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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5

Raoul Wallenberg Lecture: Sister Luise Radlmeier
Time: 7:30-9:30 PM (reception to follow)
location: Rackham Auditorium
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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6

WORKSHOPS: LEARNING FROM THE COMMUNITY
presented by the Ginsberg Center for Community Service and Learning
TIME: 9:30 AM-3:30 PM
LOCATION: Schorling Auditorium, School of Education


TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10

secretary of state on-campus voter registration booth
time:
9:00 AM-3:00 PM
location:
in front of the Michigan League


WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11

HOW TO START A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION
Neel Hajra, Chief Operating Officer, Nonprofit Enterprise at Work, Ann Arbor
Non-Profit and Public Management Center Event Series
TIME: 4:30 PM
LOCATION: Whitney Auditorium, School of Education
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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20

performing arts and activism
Arts of Citizenship Friday Breakfast Series
TIME: 9:00-10:30 AM
LOCATION: 2239 Lane Hall

The October 20th Friday Arts of Citizenship Breakfast, “Performing Arts and Activism” is oriented primarily towards students who are interested in integrating the arts into their community-building and social change work. Faculty from the Community Theater Program in the Residential College have invited Norma Bowles, Artistic Director of Fringe Benefits, a nonprofit educational theater company based in Los Angeles, to facilitate a workshop for students and faculty from across the university. The workshop will explore how to use theater to creatively engage, educate and mobilize people in addressing the social and economic issues they face in their communities.

The Community Theater Collaborative at the Residential College will offer an all-day follow-up workshop on Saturday, October 21 for undergraduate and graduate students interested in a more in-depth, experiential exercise in community-based collaborative theater. To learn more about the RC CTC: http://www-personal.umich.edu/~becaif/root/index.html.


MONDAY, OCTOBER 23

detroit: place and space to begin anew
Grace Lee Boggs, Scholar/Activist; Author, Living for Change
Detroit: From Urban Crisis to Revitalization
sponsored the LSA Citizenship Theme Year and the Residential College
Time: 4:00-5:30 PM
location: Angell Hall, Auditorium C


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27

RAISING MORE MONEY FOR NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS
Terry Axelrod, School of Social Work Alumnus; Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Raising More Money, Inc.
Non-Profit and Public Management Center Event Series
TIME: 1:30 PM
LOCATION: Educational Conference Center, School of Social Work Building
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MONDAY, OCTOBER 30

FORUM: TEACH-OUT ON THE IRAQ WAR
sponsored by Critical Faculties
TIME: 5:00-9:00 PM
LOCATION:
Rackham Auditorium

Learning from Bayard Rustin: Screening of the Film Brother Outsider and Discussion
sponsored by the Ginsberg Center, Arts of Citizenship, the Career Center, and the Office of LGBT Affairs
time:  7:00-9:30 PM
Location: Michigan Union, Anderson BC


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7

KRISTINA WONG LECTURE
sponsored by Center for World Performance Studies, Arts at Michigan, Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies, Program in American Culture, LSA Citizenship Theme Year, English Department, and Asian/Asian American Psychology Students Association
TIME:
1:10-2:30 PM
LOCATION: 1250 Undergraduate Science Building


WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8

SOCIAL ENTERPRISE SPEAKER SERIES
Fabio Rosa, Founding Director, Agroelectric System of Appropriate Technology and Institute for Development of Natural Energy and Sustainability; and Weillington Noguiera, Creator, Doutores do Alegria (Doctors of Joy)
Non-Profit and Public Management Center Event Series
TIME: 4:30 PM
LOCATION: Betty Ford Classroom, Room 1110, Weill Hall
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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10

problems and possiblities of community-based learning and engaged scholarship: a Dean’s Perspective -- postponed
with LSA Dean Terrence McDonald
Arts of Citizenship Friday Breakfast Series
TIME: 9:00-10:30 AM
LOCATION: 2239 Lane Hall


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14

Careers in Government and Public Service: A View from the State Department
David Kostelancik, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, U.S. Department of State
Center for Russian and East European Studies Series: Alumni in Government and Public Service
International Institute Lecture Series: Citizenship at Risk
Time: 3:00-5:00 PM
Location: International Institute, Room 1644, School of Social Work Building


WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6

Feeding Our Souls: Avalon Bakery and Socially-Conscious Business in Detroit
Held in conjunction with Stephen Ward´s RCSSCI 330 (Urban and Community Studies) and Scott Kurashige´s AC 301/History 393 (Detroit Politics and Community Organizing)
sponsored by the LSA Citizenship Theme Year, Residential College, and Arts at Michigan
Time: 4:00-5:30 PM
location: Angell Hall, Auditorium C


FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8

developing an engagement requirement in the school of art and design
Arts of Citizenship Friday Breakfast Series
TIME: 9:00-10:30 AM
LOCATION: 2239 Lane Hall


FRIDAY, JANUARY 12

CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF HIGHER AND POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION 50th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION INAUGURAL EVENT: The emerging challenges to higher education
with Mary Sue Coleman , President of the University of Michigan; Nancy Cantor, Chancellor and President of Syracuse University and former Provost and Executive Vice-President for Academic Affairs, UM; James J. Duderstadt, Professor of Science and Engineering and President Emeritus, UM; B. Joseph White, President of The University of Illinois and former Dean of the Business School and Interim President, UM; and Charles Vest, former President of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and former Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs of the University of Michigan

Coffee Reception
TIME:
8:30-9:00 AM
LOCATION: Assembly Hall, 4th floor, Rackham

Welcome
Deborah Carter, CSHPE Director, and Deborah Ball, Dean, School of Education,
with remarks by Mary Sue Coleman, President, University of Michigan
TIME:
9:00-9:30 AM

Remarks by Nancy Cantor
TIME:
9:30 – 10:00 AM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Audience Discussion
TIME: 10:00-10:30 AM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Coffee Break
TIME:
10:30 – 10:45 AM
LOCATION: Assembly Hall, 4th floor, Rackham

Remarks by Charles Vest
TIME:
10:45– 11:15 AM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Audience Discussion
TIME:
11:15-11:45 AM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Lunch
TIME:
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Remarks by James Duderstadt
TIME:
1:00 – 1:30 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Audience Discussion
TIME:
1:30-2:00 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Coffee Break
TIME:
2:00 – 2:15 PM
LOCATION: Assembly Hall, 4th floor, Rackham

Remarks by B. Joseph White
TIME:
2:15-2:45 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Audience Discussion
TIME:
2:45-3:15 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Presidents' Panel Convenes
TIME: 3:15-4:00 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Amphitheater

Reception
TIME:
4:15 – 5:00 PM
LOCATION: Assembly Hall, 4th floor, Rackham
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THURSDAY, JANUARY 25

Ann Arbor/Ypsilant Reads Mountains Beyond Mountains
Tracy Kidder, author, Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World (Ann Arbor/Ypsi Reads 2007 book selection)
TIME: 7:30 PM
LOCATION: Morris Lawrence Building, Washtenaw Community College


TUESDAY, JANUARY 30

INCORPORATING ETHICS INTO THE CURRICULUM
facilitated by Derek Collins, Associate Professor, Classical Studies; co-chair, Ethics in
Public Life Initiative
sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching and the President’s Ethics in Public Life Initiative
TIME: 12:00-1:30 PM
LOCATION: CRLT Seminar Room, 1013 Palmer Commons
Lunch Provided
registration and further information


THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1

CITIZENSHIP POTLUCKS
sponsored by the Ginsberg Center
TIME: TBA
LOCATION: Ginsberg Center and various campus locations
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THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8

UNDERGRADUATE LEADERSHIP WORKSHOP
CLIMATE CHANGE:  THE SCIENCE, RESPONSES, AND RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES

Roberta Johnson, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
Exhibit Museum Series: Wild Weather, Changing Climate
sponsored by the LSA Citizenship Theme Year, LSA Undergraduate Education, and the Exhibit Museum of Natural History
TIME: 5:00-8:00 PM
LOCATION: Exhibit Museum of Natural History, Room 2009
Pizza dinner provided.  Free, but please pre-register at (734) 764-0478.


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10

SOCIAL JUSTICE CAREERS: ALUMNI MAKING THE MICHIGAN DIFFERENCE
sponsored by the LSA Citizenship Theme Year and the Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
organized by the Ginsberg Center, the Program on Intergroup Relations, Prison Creative Arts Project, WS/ CAAS Pedagogy of Action, and Global Intercultural Experience for Undergraduates Program
Panel topics will Include: Government; Politics; Criminal Justice Community Development; the Arts; Health, Medicine, and the Sciences;  Education & International, Environmental Issues.

Keynote: Making the Michigan Difference Work after College
TIME:
10:30-11:00 AM

Workshop Panels: Session I
TIME:
11:00 AM-12:30 PM

Networking Lunch
TIME:
12:30-1:30 PM

Workshop Panels: Session II
TIME:
1:30-3:00 PM

The Career Center Workshop on Marketing Social Justice Involvement in a Resume
TIME:
3:30-5:30 PM
LOCATION: Michigan Union


MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19

MEASURING PROFESSIONAL BEHAVIOR
facilitated by David Stern, Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, General Medicine, and Medical Education; Director, Global REACH
sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching and the President’s Ethics in Public Life Initiative
TIME: 3:00-5:00 PM
LOCATION: CRLT Seminar Room, 1013 Palmer Commons
registration and further information


WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

SCIENCE CAFÉ: IDEAS FOR REDUCING YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT
Knute Nadelhoffer, Director, Biological Station, and Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan
Dave Konkle, Energy Coordinator, City of Ann Arbor
Exhibit Museum Series: Wild Weather, Changing Climate
sponsored by the LSA Citizenship Theme Year, LSA Undergraduate Education, and the Exhibit Museum of Natural History
TIME: 5:30 PM hors d'oeuvres; 6:00-7:30 PM program
LOCATION:  Arbor Brewing Company, Tap Room, 114 E. Washington St.
Participants must be 21 to purchase alcoholic beverages.  Other beverages and food must be purchased.
Space is limited and details are subject to change depending on audience response.  Check the Science Café quick link on the Museum’s website to confirm the location, www.lsa.umich.edu/exhibitmuseum, or call (734) 764-0480.


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24

ALTERNATIVE SPRING BREAK: MIGRATION ISSUES ON THE U.S./MEXICO BORDER
through March 4

sponsored by Migrant and Immigrant Rights Awareness; Ginsberg Center; and LSA Citizenship Theme Year


FRIDAY, MARCH 9

MICHIGAN ALUMNI CITIZENSHIP SYMPOSIUM:
profiles in citizenship: new ways of thinking and doing

sponsored by the Dean’s Office, College of Literature, Science and the Arts; and the LSA Citizenship Theme Year

Continental Breakfast
TIME:
8:30 AM
LOCATION: Palmer Commons, 4th Floor

Citizens in Action: The Local and Regional Contexts for Effective Engagement in Public Life
Marc E. Dann ’84, Attorney General, State of Ohio
Vincent M. Keenan ’96, Founder and President, Publius.org
Dr. Karen M. Majewski ’91, ’98, Mayor of Hamtramck
Jane L. Campbell ’74, Former Mayor of Cleveland
Ruth B. Galanter ’63, Consultant and Former Member, Los Angeles City Council
TIME: 9:00 AM
LOCATION: Palmer Commons Auditorium

Raising Voices; Being Heard: Shaping Public Discourse for Civic Action
M. Elizabeth Bunn ’73, Secretary-Treasurer, UAW
Mark H. Culliton ’88, Vice-President, Business Development, Lighthouse Academies, Inc.
Irasema T. Garza ’79, Director of Women’s Rights, AFSCME
Elise Fiber Smith ‘54, Co-founder and Founding Chair, Women’s EDGE Coalition
TIME: 10:30 AM
LOCATION: Palmer Commons Auditorium

Lunch and Concluding Remarks
From Michigan to the Nation and Beyond: the Conditions for Effective Engagement in the Public Sphere

Dr. John J.H. “Joe” Schwarz, Physician and Former Member, U.S. House of Representatives, 7th Congressional District of Michigan
TIME: 12:15 PM
LOCATION: Palmer Commons Auditorium


SATURDAY, MARCH 10

CUISINE AND CULTURE FESTIVAL
sponsored by People Realizing Opportunities to Volunteer in Dreams of Eliminating Starvation (PROVIDES) and the LSA Citizenship Theme Year
TIME: 5:00-8:00 PM
LOCATION: East Hall, South Atrium
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THURSDAY, MARCH 15

CASE STUDIES IN ETHICS
Facilitated by Jack Bernard, Assistant General Counsel, Office of the Vice-President and General Counsel; Adjunct Professor, Law, Education, Information, and Public Policy
sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching and the President’s Ethics in Public Life Initiative
TIME: 12:00-1:30 PM
LOCATION: CRLT Seminar Room, 1013 Palmer Commons
Lunch Provided
registration and further information

FRIDAY, MARCH 16

HIGHLANDER CENTER WORKSHOPS
March 16-17
Join a diverse group of participants to address how you take action on specific issues in your community.  Topics include, “What’s Next After Proposal 2?” and many others.
sponsored by the Ginsberg Center, LSA Citizenship Theme Year, School for Natural Resources and the Environment, Department of Urban Planning, Center for Afroamerican and African Studies, Department of History, Department of Sociology, Program in American Culture, Michigan Community Scholars Program, Residential College, School of Social Work, Women’s Studies Program, Students Organizing for Labor Equality (SOLE), Prison Creative Arts Project, Inter-Cooperative Council, and the Graduate Employees Organization
TIME: Half-day sessions, 9:00 AM-12:30 PM or 2:00-5:30 PM
LOCATION: Trotter Multicultural Center
Registration and meals during training are free.
registration
further information


SATURDAY, MARCH 17

HIGHLANDER CENTER WORKSHOPS
March 16-17

Participate in a full-day workshop based on popular education that will bring participants together to look at creating democratic spaces, organizing for long-term efforts, and building alliances that can work for social justice.
sponsored by the Ginsberg Center, LSA Citizenship Theme Year, School for Natural Resources and the Environment, Department of Urban Planning, Center for Afroamerican and African Studies, Department of History, Department of Sociology, Program in American Culture, Michigan Community Scholars Program, Residential College, School of Social Work, Women’s Studies Program, Students Organizing for Labor Equality (SOLE), Prison Creative Arts Project, Inter-Cooperative Council, and the Graduate Employees Organization
TIME: Full-day training, 9:00 AM-6:00 PM
LOCATION: Trotter Multicultural Center
Registration and meals during training are free.
registration
further information


THURSDAY, MARCH 22

CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF HIGHER AND POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION NATIONAL CONFERENCE: Understanding and Strengthening Higher Education's Contributions to a Changing Society
through March 25

Registration
TIME:
3:00–6:00 PM

Dinner and Keynote Address
TIME:
6:00–8:00 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Building, The Michigan League, and Palmer Commons
further information


FRIDAY, MARCH 23

CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF HIGHER AND POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION NATIONAL CONFERENCE: Understanding and Strengthening Higher Education's Contributions to a Changing Society
March 22-25

Economic Development Keynote and Respondent Panel
TIME:
9:00–10:30 AM

Refreshment Break
TIME:
10:30–11:00 AM

Breakout Sessions
TIME:
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Lunch
TIME:
12:15–1:30 PM

Diverse Society Keynote and Respondent Panel
TIME:
2:00–3:30 PM

Refreshment Break
TIME:
3:30–4:00 PM

Breakout Sessions
TIME:
4:00–5:00 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Building, The Michigan League, and Palmer Commons

IMMIGRATION, CITIZENSHIP, AND MASS MEDIA SYMPOSIUM
Keynote
Leo Chavez, Professor of Anthropology, University of California, Irvine; author, Covering Immigration: Popular Images and the Politics of the Nation

Panel 1: Who is a Legitimate Economic Citizen?

Panel 2: Citizenship, Islam and the Media
Larry Pintak, director, Adham Center for Electronic Journalism, The American University, Cairo; publisher/co-editor, Arab Media &Society; Osama Siblani, publisher and editor, The Arab American News

TIME: TBA
LOCATION: TBA


SATURDAY, MARCH 24

CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF HIGHER AND POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION NATIONAL CONFERENCE: Understanding and Strengthening Higher Education's Contributions to a Changing Society
March 22-25

Advancing Knowledge Keynote and Respondent Panel
TIME:
9:00-10:30 AM

Refreshment Break
TIME:
10:30–11:00 AM

Breakout Sessions
TIME:
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Lunch and Closing Session
TIME:
12:00–2:00 PM
LOCATION: Rackham Building, The Michigan League, and Palmer Commons
further information


WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28

WHO IS CHEATING IN ENGINEERING AND WHY? A RESEARCH TALK
facilitated by Cynthia Finelli, Managing Director, CRLT North; Associate Research Scientist, Engineering Education
sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching and the President’s Ethics in Public Life Initiative
TIME: 12:00-1:30 PM
LOCATION: Johnson Rooms, Lurie Engineering Center
Lunch Provided
registration and further information