Friday, May 28, 2021
How do we build on the fundamental questions of “Now what?” and “Who's with Me?” Let's consider your next steps. In this session you will cultivate adaptable strategies to make your work more relatable in a variety of different contexts, academic and otherwise. In particular, asking “Who’s with Me?” intends to prompt participants to think more carefully about how to weave community engagement into their academic persona. Jay Friesen is a Partnership Coordinator and Lecturer in Community Service-Learning at the University of Alberta, teaching classes on community engagement. His primary focus on campus is connecting communities in new and exciting ways, including organizing experiential learning, student engagement, and community initiatives.
- Jay Friesen, Partnership Coordinator and Lecturer, Community Service-Learning, University of Alberta