Please join us for some delicious Thai food and scintillating conversation on the subject of leadership through college student participation in community service. In attendance will be students, nonprofit networks, college faculty/staff, Boston-area alumni groups, and anyone else who believes that college students can make an important difference in the community.
Price: It is free to come, buy your own dinner, optional raffle participation $6-10.
We will be raffling off two books:
* Deeper Learning in Leadership:
Helping College Students Find the Potential Within
* Partnership: Redefined: Leadership through the power of &
Featured Special Guests:
Distinguished Leaders in the College Community Service Space
o Pamela Frank, Executive Director of Egypt Cancer Network (ECN), based in Boston
Kristin Wagner, Special Projects Coordinator at ECN
ECN works with college students nationwide to raise funds for the largest and busiest pediatric cancer hospital in the world. Based in Cairo, this charitable hospital is completely free.
o Cathy Burack, Senior Fellow, Higher Education, Center for Youth and Communities at the Brandeis Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Cathy's expertise is in Higher Education Management; Faculty Roles and Rewards; Civic Engagement, Service-Learning; Evaluation; and College Access
o Caitlin Murray, MPP Student at the Brandeis Heller School
In addition to being a student, Caitlin volunteers as a medical escort and is a board member of the Massachusetts Gerontology Association.
RSVP: Space is limited; please sign up where it says "free ticket" above through Eventbrite prior to the event and feel free to spread the word. Thank you and we hope to see you there!
When & Where
Campus Community Connections
Campus Community Connections (CCC) is a network of college students and nearby professionals supporting good causes. Our mission is to strengthen the community service sector with college student talent by connecting campuses, helping organizations reach colleges, deepening understanding of service, and building the next generation of service leaders. Learn more at http://campuscommunityconnections.org