Forum Schedule

Did You Know?

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

  • 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.

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

  • ALL U of R students including Luther students can take Luther courses.

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)