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Three opportunities to present community-engaged work

Contributed by: Erin Moore
Published: Wednesday, 06 December 2017 3:00 PM

There are three new opportunities to present on your community-engaged work in 2018.

International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement Annual Conference
“Just Research: Inclusivity and Intersectionality”
July 18-20, 2018
New Orleans, LA
Proposal Deadline: January 19, 2018

International Town and Gown Association’s City & University Relations Conference
“Investing in the Future: Town-Gown Relationships and the Future of our Communities”
May 29 – June 1, 2018
Hosted by the Ohio State University and the City of Columbus
Proposal Deadline: February 1, 2018

Engaged Scholarship Consortium Annual Conference
“Transforming Higher Education through Engaged Scholarship”
September 30 – October 3, 2018
Minneapolis, MN
Proposal Deadline: March 16, 2018

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A. Jane Morton Award Nominations

Contributed by: Adam McLachlan
Published: Tuesday, 05 December 2017 12:00 PM

Nominations for the 2018 A. Jane Morton Award for Excellence in Staff Performance are now being accepted.

Each year an honoree for this award is selected from a group of nominated active full-time exempt and non-exempt staff personnel who have been university employees for at least five years. The award recognizes a continual demonstration of outstanding efforts of one person to all segments of the university community.

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Join the Friendship Family Program!

Contributed by: Hope Covington
Published: Tuesday, 05 December 2017 11:15 AM

Get involved with Ball State's international community and become a Friendship Family for Spring 2018!

Do you want to experience new cultures? Support international students as they adapt to life in Muncie? Expand the horizons of your world without leaving home?

If so, the Friendship Family program is for you! The Rinker Center for International Programs is recruiting community members to volunteer as friendship families for international students arriving in the Spring 2018 semester!

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Ball Brothers Honors College Faculty Fellow

Contributed by: Coralee Young
Published: Tuesday, 21 November 2017 12:00 PM

The Honors College seeks successful and creative faculty not currently teaching Honors College courses to be named the first Ball Brothers Honors College Faculty Fellow. The Fellowship is a two-year (fall/spring/fall/spring) part-time load (three 3-credit courses per academic year) competitively selected assignment within the Honors College. Applications for the Fall 2018-Spring 2020 Fellowship are due Tuesday, January 9, 2018. The call for applications may be found at:

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Call For Papers- World Conference on Transformative Education

Contributed by: Cresta Hancock
Published: Monday, 11 September 2017 1:00 PM
The Global Institute for Transformative Education and The School Project Foundation- in conjunction with the Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology- are organizing a World Conference on Transformative Education in Kakamega, Kenya, on July 26 - 28, 2018 under the theme: "Rethinking, Curriculum, Pedagogy and Research in Africa."

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