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NEW for Fall 2020:
Fisher Qua and Anna Jackson in Conversation:
How are you sparking ideas, sharing knowledge, and inspiring engagement?
User groups are versatile spaces for practice, experimentation and growth.


Facilitated by
Ashley Cheyemi McNeil

Oct 22, 7pm CST
Nov 19, 7pm CST
Dec 10, 7pm CST

HPG's Liberating Structures User Group is a casual convening to play around with methods and peers. Open to UI faculty, staff, graduate students, and community members.
No experience required!

Liberating Structure Micro Grant Awardees:

Anny-Dominique Curtius Roxanna Curto Naomi Greyser Jennifer Kayle Julia Kleinschmit and Yolanda Spears Travis Kraus Leslie Locke
Lina-Maria Murillo Ana Rodríguez-Rodríguez

Generously funded by the Mellon Foundation, these awards have been granted to ten faculty teaching graduate students in ten departments and three colleges - Liberal Arts & Sciences, Education and the Graduate College.

Graduate Institute on Engagement and the Academy
Info Session - October 06, at 2:00pm

Applications for the Institute are due on October 13. Learn more about the Institute.

Receiving Strangers:
Cosmopolitan Ethics & the Narrative Works of Seiichi Higashide and Barack Obama
October 15, at 3:00pm CST

Join Dr. Ashley Cheyemi McNeil & the Diversity Seminar Series for her research presentation exploring themes of empathy, scarcity, and humanism.

Caroline Cheung awarded Imagining America Fellowship
HPG Advisory Committee member Cheung was named a Publicly Active Graduate Education (PAGE) Fellow for the 2020-21 academic year.

The Human Rights Impacts of COVID-19 (CUNY)
October 15, at 6:30pm EST

A Conversation with Lou Charbonneau, Rajan Menon, and Linda Villarosa