ERCC 2015 Conference Schedule

October 14-16, 2015, Newark, New Jersey

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2015: PRE-CONFERENCE INSTITUTES (Rutgers University-Newark)

11:00 a.m.12:45 p.m. Registration

12:00–12:45 p.m. Lunch for all Pre-conference Institute attendees

1:00–4:00 p.m. Half-day Pre-conference Institutes

  • The Culture of the Democratically Engaged Campus
  • Implementing a Collective Impact Model to Transform a Community
  • The Principles and Possibility of Collective Impact
  • Designing and Delivering a Service-Learning Course

(Dinner on your own.)

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015CONFERENCE DAY 1 (New Jersey Institute of Technology)

8:00 a.m.8:45 a.m. Breakfast (for those not staying at Hampton Inn)

8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.  Registration

9:00–10:00 a.m. Opening keynote address by Jeanna Keller Berdel, Chief Strategy Officer, Lumina Foundation

10:15 a.m.–1:00 p.m.Invitational event and lunch for chief academic officers

10:15–11:45 a.m. Concurrent workshops

12:00–12:45 p.m. Lunch

1:00–3:15 p.m. Plenary Summit on Collective Impact by Jeff Edmondson, Managing Director, StriveTogether

3:30–5:00 p.m. Concurrent workshops

5:00–6:00 p.m.  Poster Session, networking, and cocktail reception

(Dinner on your own.)

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2015CONFERENCE DAY 2 (Essex County College)

7:30 a.m.-8:15 a.m. Breakfast (for those not staying at Hampton Inn)

8:30–10:00 a.m. Concurrent workshops

10:15 a.m.–11:45 p.m. Concurrent workshops

12:00–12:45 p.m. Lunch

12:45–2:00 p.m. Closing plenary: Presidential panel with hosts President Gale Gibson, Chancellor Nancy Cantor, President Joel Bloom, Chancellor Brian Strom, and Newark Mayor Ras Baraka, moderated by Campus Compact President Andrew Seligsohn.