Upcoming Events
9:15 a.m.
Rocktober: Community Engagement Month Event - NextMuncie is a long-term redevelopment and revitalization plan developed by representatives of Muncie's private, public and philanthropic sectors.
2 p.m.
Reception to honor Dr. Jagdish Khubchandani, from the Department of of Nutrition and Health Science, as the 2018-2019 recipient of the Lawhead Award in General Education. The reception will begin at 2:00 pm with remarks starting at 2:30 pm.
10:30 a.m.
A design program to transform key components of the 100-acre former General Motors Stamping Plant into a major asset and opportunity for the City of Indianapolis. R. Wayne Estopinal College of Architecture and Planning students, CAP: Indy M.Arch, will present at 12:30 pm.
8:15 a.m.
Gather with others in the community at Minnetrista to watch and discuss a TED Talk about community engagement.
1 p.m.
Discuss how the Transparency in Teaching (TILT) method improves learning outcomes and overall student success.
3:30 p.m.
Jane ElleryDr. Jane Ellery will discuss the overarching ideas about WHY to do community engaged work.
8:15 a.m.
Gather with others in the community at Minnetrista to watch and discuss a TED Talk about community engagement.
9 a.m.
Members of campus and community brainstorm how strategic, multiyear project plans could lead to more robust outcomes.
12 p.m.
AAC&U VALUES rubrics will be discussed as a way to ensure an equitable and inclusive experience for students. Participants are asked to bring an example of an assignment or task outline.
5 p.m.
Annual celebration of scholarship to honor our outstanding faculty researchers and creative artists who have received internal and external funding for their work in the previous academic year. By invitation only.
10 a.m.
Open to all faculty members, this workshop with Dr. Diane Doberneck focuses on understanding the ways in which community-engaged scholarship differs from conventional research and teaching.
1 p.m.
This workshop with Dr. Diane Doberneck is for academic leaders and faculty members to learn how communicate excellence and rigor in community-engaged scholarship.
8:15 a.m.
Gather with others in the community at Minnetrista to watch and discuss a TED Talk about community engagement.
10 a.m.
Jackie Davis, Director of Sponsored Projects Development, will be joined by the Ball Brothers Foundation Program Staff to discuss approaches to framing and funding community engaged projects.
12 p.m.
This will be a two part session with the first hour reviewing the basics of sound research design and the second hour showcasing scholars who do community-engaged research.
9 a.m.
Join Maggie Bolter (Institutional Research and Decision Support) and Lisa Garner, Delaina Boyd, and Tiffani Arnold-Pine (Office of Community Engagement) to learn about using Digital Measures and GivePulse to better document your community-engaged teaching, research, and service.
8:15 a.m.
Gather with others in the community at Minnetrista to watch and discuss a TED Talk about community engagement.
9 a.m.
Faculty can sign-up for 20-minute sessions to meet with representatives from five campus units to discuss community-engaged project ideas.
1 p.m.
This guided tour, led by Erin Moore from the Office of Community Engagement, will showcase unique amenities and attractions on campus and in downtown Muncie.
10 a.m.
Each year, the Outstanding Research and Outstanding Creative Endeavor Awards are announced at the annual faculty fall convocation. Sponsored Projects Administration (SPA) hosts a presentation event each year for these awardees to lecture and display or discuss their work for the campus community.
12 p.m.
Dr. Courtney Jarrett will lead a consciousness-raising group about accessibility and access to immersive learning opportunities.
8 a.m.
All day workshop provided by the Career Center about work-place competencies and community collaborations. Lunch will be provided and registration is required.
8:15 a.m.
Gather with others in the community at Minnetrista to watch and discuss a TED Talk about community engagement.