Leaders of Higher Education and Civic Engagement Convene this Week at Bellagio

Beginning this Tuesday, March 23, members of the Talloires Network Steering Committee, Network Secretariat Staff, and leaders in higher education will meet in Italy to discuss the field of higher education in relation to civic engagement. The five-day conference will be hosted by the Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Center on Lake Como. During their stay, participants will evaluate the progress the Talloires Network has made and address the next steps to continue the promotion and advancement of social responsibility in higher education…. |…|

|…| Throughout the week, conference participants will be working hard to move the Talloires Network forward. Participants of the Bellagio Conference 2010 include:

Elizabeth Babcock, Talloires Network Coordination, Innovations in Civic Participation
Yazmin Cruz, Project Manager, Global University Network for Innovation (GUNI)
Maureen F. Curley, President, Campus Compact
Martin Fitzgerald, National President, Australian Universities Community Engagement Alliance; Pro Vice-Chancellor Robert Hollister, Dean, Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service,Tufts University
Shamsh Kassim-Lakha, Founding President, Aga Khan University; Member, Talloires Network Steering Committee

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