2018 Schedule

8:00-8:45 AM
Registration & Continental Breakfast
Hoffmann Room 154

9:00- 9:45 AM
Welcome & Plenary Address
Doody Auditorium
Welcome: Anita Oppong & William Bowden
Plenary Introduction: Anita Oppong
Plenary Address: Dr. Brenton Deboef
URI: Professor and Graduate adviser for the Chemistry Department

10:00-10:45 AM
Poster Session
Swan Hall 201 & 202

10:45-11:00 AM
Coffee Break
Hoffmann Room 154

11:00-12:00 PM
Panel Session I
Parasols, Textiles, and Literature: An Exploration of Fashion and Female Representation
Swan 309
Pedagogy, Vulnerability, and Language in the Contemporary Classroom
Swan 311
Preventing Waste And Degradation: An Exploration of Coastal Pollution and Tourism
Swan 215

12:30-1:30 PM
Lunch Provided
Alumni Center

1:45-2:45 PM
Documentary Screening and Teaching Panel
U-Street Contested by Michael Barry
Hoffmann Rm 154
Innovation In Teaching: A Career Panel
Swan 311
Dr. Mary Cappello (English)
Dr. Amelia Moore (Marine Affairs)
Dr. Stephanie West-Puckett (Writing and Rhetoric)

2:45-3:00 PM
Coffee Break
Hoffmann Room, Swan 154

3:00-4:00 PM
Panel Session II
(Un)conventional Translations: Modes of Communication Through History and Text
Swan 313
Ethnomusicology in the Public Sphere: Exploring Practice and Theory Through Music, Social Media, and The Classroom
Swan 309
Thinking About Civil Rights Through Literature & History From 1890-Present
Swan 311
A Discussion on International Engineering of Prosthetic using design thinking as Co-generative Dialogue
Swan 215

4:15-5:15 PM
Keynote Address
Doody Auditorium
Keynote Introduction: William Bowden
Keynote: Dr. Jonathan “Yonty” Friesem
Chicago College Department of Communication and Civic Media
“Digital Empathy: Cogenerative Dialogue Through Media Making.”

5:30-7:00 PM
Closing Reception
Alumni Center
Serving light food and refreshments

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