The following is a list of upcoming higher education conferences either with a focus on civic engagement or a broad theme that could include discussions of civic engagement. This list is by no means comprehensive, and we invite you to let us know about any other upcoming events that we could include on the list.
15th Annual Change the Status Quo (CSQ): Social Justice Conference. February 17-18, 2017 ~ Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA
Change the Status Quo (CSQ) is an annual social justice conference hosted by Cal Poly’s Center for Service in Action. The conference aims to challenge social norms to make lasting changes in our community and around the world. The mission of CSQ is to empower students to challenge stereotypes, demand solutions, and use education to make a lasting change. For registration, click here.
Elevating Higher Education for the Public Good: Commitment. Action. Impact.April 6-8, 2017 ~ Denver, CO
Join the Western Region of Campus Compact for the 19th Continuums of Service Conference to elevate the commitment, action, and impact of higher education and the public good. This conference will empower students, faculty, administrators, and community partners to embrace a commitment to advance civic and community engagement for a just, equitable, and sustainable future. The Request for Proposals will be released August 1, 2016 along with the opening of nominations for the Western Region Engagement Awards. All submissions will be entered through the conference website. For more information on registration, click here.