Forum Schedule

Did You Know?

  •  Every single degree program at Luther College offers an optional experiential learning component; gain real world experience and get paid while you go to school!

  • All programs at Luther College offer study abroad opportunities. As an affiliate of the U of R, we have partnerships with 450 universities across 70 different countries.

  • The Luther College Residence is a great place for student athletes; it’s conveniently located and comes with a great meal plan.

  • It pays to go to Luther College. Literally. Luther students are eligible for an additional $100,000 in scholarships, in addition to all of the awards available to them as U of R!

  • Luther College offers Bundles and Bundles Plus programs! Bundles and Bundles Plus are groupings of courses hand-selected by our academic advisors to help set new students up for a successful first semester.

  • Luther students enjoy personalized one-on-one academic advising: our academic advisors are here to help you from registration to graduation.

  • Luther College offers the best of both worlds: a smaller college environment with all the benefits of a larger university.

  • Luther grads attend a special graduation ceremony and luncheon celebration at Luther College as well as the U of R convocation ceremony

University-Community Engagement Forum Schedule

March 16, 2018
Innovation Place, 10 Research Drive, Regina, SK
Hosted by the Voluntary Sector Studies Network

12:30 p.m.      Trade Show of University and Community Engagement Programs

1:00 p.m.

Welcome and Introductions by Luther College President Bryan Hillis, Campion College President John Meehan, and URegina Associate Vice President for External Relations, Lisa Mitchell on behalf of President Timmons.

1:30 p.m.

Keynote Address: Dr. David Renz, Realizing Our Potential, How Can Universities Contribute to Community Success?

Bio: Dr. David O. Renz, an expert on the leadership and governance of nonprofit organizations and networks, will be the keynote speaker. Dr. Renz is Beth K. Smith/Missouri Chair in Nonprofit Leadership and Director of the Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership (MCNL), an education, research and outreach center of the Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. The mission of the MCNL is to enhance the performance and effectiveness of the nonprofit sector through high quality community-oriented education, applied research, and problem-solving. Through local capacity building and a model of interaction that spans boundaries, Renz has fostered the development of truly engaged and reciprocal relationships that benefit the community
and university.  

2:15 p.m.

Nutrition and Networking Break

2:30 p.m.

Moderated Panel Discussion: University and Community Engaged Leaders, Scholars, Faculty, and Administrators

3:15 p.m.

Roundtable Discussions

4:30 p.m.

Report Outs

4:45 p.m.

Summary and Next Steps in Building a Community of Engaged Practice

University-Community Engagement Forum Schedule (PDF)