Keynotes and Pre-Conferences Announced for Midwest Conference

February 14, 2019

The Midwest Campus Compact Conference brings together higher education staff, faculty, students, partners, and others to connect and get new ideas and skills for community and civic engagement.

The 2019 conference, Dispatches from the Midwest: Community, Collaboration, and Critical Perspectives, is May 29-31, 2019 at the University of Minnesota. A record number of session proposals were received and are being reviewed now. Keynote presentations and pre-conference sessions have been announced. Learn more about the schedule and featured speakers.

Keynote Presentations

Collaborating Across Difference to Advance Equity, Sindy Morales Garcia, Senior Program Associate, Community Initiatives and Kirsten Johnson is the Director of Community Engagement and Systems Change, Amherst H. Wilder Foundation

Breakfast Plenary with 2018 Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award Presentation to Eva Zygmunt, Helen Gant ElmoreDistinguished Professor of Elementary Education and co-director of the Alliance for Community-Engaged Teacher Preparation at Ball State University

Civic Imperatives, Nancy Thomas, Institute for Democracy & Higher Education, Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life

Pre-Conference Sessions

Early registrations rates now available.