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Wednesday, May 23 • 1:30pm - 2:05pm
Using Community for Students to Gain Experience Outside the Classroom Walls

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Active learning can involve opportunities for students to go beyond the classroom and interact with the community. This allows them to learn in different settings, thus involving those beyond the campus. This panel will provide examples of how we have managed these partnerships, including remarks from some students discussing the challenges and value-adds.

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Candy Lee

Professor, Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications
Candy Lee is a professor at Medill, teaching in journalism and in integrated marketing communications. Previously she was vice president of marketing at The Washington Post, overseeing multiple functions, from marketing to research, and originating innovative programs.Prior to joining... Read More →


Alan Anderson

Executive Director of Neighborhood & Community Relations, Northwestern University

Nicole Bond

Student, Integrated Marketing Communications, Northwestern University
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Evelyn Hudson

Student, School of Communication, Northwestern University
Evelyn Hudson is a senior in the School of Communication studying Human Communication Sciences at Northwestern University. Outside of the classroom she is an educational advocate for children in special education and a research assistant on clinical research trials for children with... Read More →

Francesca Pietrantonio

Student, Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications, Northwestern University

Wednesday May 23, 2018 1:30pm - 2:05pm CDT
RB 150