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Scholars Day: April 11, 2012

Lessons From Memphis: Exploring & Learning

What happens to learning when students are taken from their normal environment and spend a week together exploring a new city and its rich past? The Protest and Public Opinion class from Winter Session 2012 traveled to Memphis to meet civil rights leaders, to visit civil rights landmarks and to perform service learning in an abandoned Black cemetery founded by former slaves in 1876. This sessions shares what they learned - lessons that were both expected and unexpected.


Please note that presentation times are approximate. If you are interested in attending sessions with multiple presentations, please be in the room at the start of the session.
Presenters: Kathleen Bailey (Undergraduate Student)
Kammie Brunswick (Undergraduate Student)
Jessica Cutcliffe (Undergraduate Student)
Haley Evenden (Undergraduate Student)
Kristen Harper (Undergraduate Student)
Dale Hartnett (Faculty)
Imani Lawrence (Undergraduate Student)
Erica Stoeckeler (Undergraduate Student)
Topic: Communication
Location: 101 Edwards
Time: 9 am Session I

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