2015-2016 CETR Events and Forums
The Center for Community-Engaged Teaching and Research invites faculty to participate in events and forums throughout the 2015-2016 Academic Year. To RSVP, call 412.396.5893 or email email@example.com.
Please join us for our monthly open house for community-engaged faculty and community partners, repleate with wine and cheese from 4:00pm to 5:00pm.
- Wednesday, September 9th
- Thursday, November 12th
- Thursday, February 11th
- Thursday, March 10th
Mindful: Exploring Mental Health through Art and Community Engagement
Wednesday, September 23rd from 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Please join us at the Society for Contemporary Craft for a private tour of this socially-engaged art experience led by Gaultier Fellow, Dr. Patricia Sheahan.
Campus to Community Excursion
Thursday, October 15th from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
For faculty within their first three years at Duquesne, we will offer a tour of the Hill District led by one of our
community partners with stops to learn about innovative programs and services found within our local community.
Fall Working Session: Grant Writing for Community Engagement Projects
Wednesday, November 4th from 3:00pm-4:30pm in room 613 Student Union
Join with colleagues to learn more about writing community-engaged grant proposals with Marissa Bell-Metereau, Associate Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
Spring Working Session - Revising for Classes for Community-Engaged Learning, Preparing to Submit Proposals for Designation
Tuesday, February 23rd from 1:30-3:00pm
This workshop will review the University's new model of community-engaged learning and attendees will break into small groups wherein they will work on the classes they would like to submit for the FCEL (foundational community-engaged learning) or ACEL (advanced community-engaged learning) course designations. Workshop Leaders: Erik Garett, Liberal Arts; Pat Sheahan, Education; Ken Havrilla, Health Sciences; Lina Dostilio, CETR
A Day for Learning and Speaking Out
Tuesday, March 15th from 8:30am-6:30pm
In response to ongoing national conversations about the prevalence of racial prejudice and the use of force in American policing, this event brings conversations between faculty, students, and community stakeholders together to confront the causes and identify potential positive actions.
The Center for CETR Year End Celebration
Monday, April 25th from 4:30pm-6:00pm
An end-of-year reception to honor the work of faculty, students, and community partners who have contributed to community-engaged teaching and research this year.
The evening of Tuesday, May 3rd and Wednesday, May 4th from 8:30pm to 4:30pm
A one-day intensive institute on community-engaged learning course design for faculty scheduled to teach in the coming year.
CER Faculty Writing Retreat
Wednesday, June 1st from 8:30am to 6:00pm and Thursday, June 2nd from 8:30am to 4:30pm
Steal away in the early summer for two days of dedicated writing time. Intended for faculty who want to move along a writing project about their community-engaged scholarship, or to brainstorm potential written products about their teaching or research.
Community-Engaged Writing Group
An interdisciplinary writing group to help faculty advance community-engaged writing projects in a supportive environment.
- Thursday, October 1st from 1:00pm-4:00pm
- Thursday, November 12th from 1:00pm-4:00pm
- Thursday, January 14th from 1:00pm-4:00pm
- Thursday, February 11th from 1:00pm-4:00pm
- Thursday, March 10th from 1:00pm-4:00pm
- Thursday, April 7th from 1:00pm-4:00pm