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Join fellow civic-minded students to share your on-campus service learning and civic engagement experiences and learn more about what other students have done.




8-9 a.m. Registration, breakfast RC 101 A/B
9-9:15 a.m. Opening remarks RC 101 A/B
9:15-10 a.m. Breakout session
Student introductions RC 101 A/B
Staff and faculty meeting RC 101 C
10:15-11:05 a.m. Formal presentations
Tina Lai: Building Connections, Creating Companionship
Rivanold Tegomo: Hospice Care, a Unique Form of Service
RC 145
Macie Rouse and Megan Rodrigues: Reforming Voluntourism Initiatives and the Student Perspective on Service
Anna-Marie Lauppe: Turning the World into My Habitat with Five E’s
RC 157
Haden Botkin: Leadership for Change: Confronting the Issue of Campus Food Insecurity
Evan Hahn: Conversation for Poverty Reduction
RC 183
11:20 a.m.-noon Lunch RC 101 A/B
12:15-1 p.m. Keynote speaker: Reggie Robinson

Reggie Robinson serves as the Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs at the University of Kansas. Previously, he was Director of KU’s School of Public Affairs and Administration from July 2014 to August 2017. Prior to that, Robinson was a professor of law and Founding Director of the Center for Law and Government at Washburn University. He also served as an associate professor of law at KU. His earlier service includes President and CEO of the Kansas Board of Regents and Chief of Staff to KU Chancellor Robert Hemenway.

Robinson was a White House Fellow and Special Assistant to Attorney General Janet Reno in 1993. He subsequently served in a number of senior positions with the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., including Deputy Associate Attorney General of the United States and Acting Director for DOJ’s Office for Victims of Crime. He is a Fellow in the National Academy for Public Administration and past chair of the Academy’s Board of Directors.

Robinson earned his undergraduate and law degrees from KU, where he was student body vice president and editor-in-chief of the Kansas Law Review. Before law school, he was an active duty field artillery officer in the U.S. Army.

RC 101 A/B
1:15-2 p.m. Poster session  RC 101 C
Jazmin Bustos: The Services a Public Library Provides
Donghun Song: Honors Service Learning
Laura Phillips: Earth at the Center for Community Outreach
2:15-3:15 p.m. 7-minute presentations RC 145
Hyo Young Ana Lim: Why Civic Engagement Matters for Non-Traditional Community College Students
Kimberly Korff: Providing Nutrition Education and Cultural Foods to Low-Income Families
Laura Phillips: Earth at the Center for Community Outreach
Claire Kidwell: The Kindness Commission: Changing a Campus Community
2:15-3:15 p.m. Roundtable presentations
Jonathon Cole and Kerry Priest: Developing Students to Become Socially Conscious Community Organizers RC 157
Lindsay Hammer and Kaitlin Long: Uncle Joe’s Couch Gets a New Home: Meaningful Community Partnerships RC 183
3:30-4 p.m. Closing remarks RC 101 A/B