GENERAL CONFERENCE INFORMATION
Submissions accepted from: 5 March, 2016
Deadline for receipt of proposals: 15 April 2016
Notification of acceptance sent by: 1 May 2016
Confirmation of participation as presenter: 15 May 2016
Deadline to register: June 1, 2016
Registration Fees: 50 EUR
Registration includes: conference materials, coffee breaks, lunch, and a complimentary IARSLCE membership.
To register, please click here.
9,30-9,45 Opening remarks and Welcome
9,45-10,30 Opening Plenary: Andrew Furco (International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement) – Introduction of IARSLCE and Objectives of Conference
10,30 – 11,00 Coffee Break
11,00-12,00 Concurrent sessions 1 (4 sections)
12,10-13,00 Plenary meeting: Lavinia Bracci, Fiora Biagi and Nevin Brown (Foundation for Intercultural Exchange) – Enhancing Cosmopolitan Citizenship through the Service-Learning Pedagogy: Towards the Attainment of Glocal Identity
14,00-15,00 Concurrent sessions 2 (4 sections)
15,10-16,00 Plenary meeting: Pilar Aramburuzabala and Lorraine McIlrath, Hèctor Opazo, Wolfgang Stark, Guillaume Tuytschaever (Europe Engage) –Europe Engage: Developing a Culture of Civic Engagement through Service-Learning within Higher Education in Europe
16,00-16,30 Coffee Break
16,30- 17,30 Concurrent sessions 3 (4 sections)
17,35-18,30 Final plenary meeting and discussion: Research approaches and agenda/Next steps for IARSLCE Europe
19,00 Optional cocktail gathering
Click here for the Concurrent Session program, presenters and abstracts.
Click here to access available PDFs of presentations given June 10th!
Location: Università di Bologna
Address: Via Zamboni 32. Bologna, Italy 40126.
Accommodations in Bologna
There are a number of affordable accommodations near the conference venue in central Bologna. We suggest that participants search for possible hotels or B&Bs near Via Zamboni 32 and book online through a reservation service of their choosing.
Conference Program Chairs
Lavinia Bracci and Nevin Brown
Conference Program Coordinator
Conference Planning Committee
Pilar Aramburuzabala - Autonomous University of Madrid, Europe Engage
Amy Anderson - Duke University
Burton Bargerstock - Michigan State University
Lavinia Bracci - Foundation for Intercultural Exchange
Nevin Brown - Foundation for Intercultural Exchange
Christine Cress - Portland State University
Julie Cronin - Merrimack College
Italo Fiorin - Università di Roma LUMSA
Andrew Furco - University of Minnesota
David Malone - Duke University
Lorraine McIlrath - National University of Ireland, Galway
Eliza Nash - Foundation for Intercultural Exchange
Brian Ó Donnchadha - National University of Ireland, Galway,
Wolfgang Stark - University of Duisburg-Essen
Elaine Ward - Merrimack College
Bruna Zani - Università di Bologna