Gulf-South Summit Proposals Due Nov. 19

Gulf-South Summit Proposals Due Nov. 19

Gulf South Summit 2013: Call for Proposals
Deadline Nov. 19

The 2013 Gulf South Summit on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement will be held in Louisville, Kentucky from February 27-March 1, 2013. We encourage you to join CCELL staff and LSU service-learning faculty & community partners at this engaging conference! The Summit is a fun, collegial, and educational conference with opportunities for practitioners and participants with varying levels of experience. If you’re interested, funds may be available through the LSU Teaching Enhancement Fund.   

Three outstanding speakers will guide participants through the elements of the 2013 theme:

Re-Engaging Democracy in the 21st Century:  
Preparing Students to Lead Civic-Minded Lives

Caryn McTighe Musil, senior vice president of AAC&U and a leading contributing author to the publication: A Crucible Moment: College Learning and Democracy's Future
Julie Hatcher, executive director of the Center for Service and Learning at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Silas House, Kentucky author, activist and the National Endowment of Humanities chair of Appalachian Studies at the Loyal Jones Appalachian Center at Berea College  


We hope you will submit a proposal for a presentation at the conference.
Click here for RFP (or visit for more info)