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International Service Learning: Engaging Host Communities Symposium
Friday, March 27, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Room 1139, John George Althouse Faculty of Education Building (FEB), Western

The symposium will bring an inter-disciplinary, international group of individuals who research and facilitate ISL programs, as well as those who host North American ISL university students in their communities in Central America and Eastern Africa.

Anyone interested in ISL, including university students, staff and faculty, as well as outside community members who are involved in ISL programming are welcome to attend.

Presenters will share their experiences and research on ISL and host communities.

The day will begin with an a key-note panel of community members from Central America and Southern Africa who have hosted North American ISL students to hear their perspectives on the benefits and challenges of being involved in these programs. Symposium participants will then choose from a number of smaller break-out sessions led by presenters to learn more about recent ISL research and developments. The day will end with a keynote panel bringing together international experts on research on ISL and host communities to share their research and insights from the symposium.


Conference Registration $75 (Canadian dollars)
Early Bird Registration $60 (Canadian dollars)
Envelope must be post marked on or before January 31, 2015
Student/unemployed Registration $30 (Canadian dollars)

Registration includes HST (Western University HST Number R1086 2587 RT0001)

Please send all cheques/moneyorders for registration fees payable to the University of Western Ontario
Attn: Jennifer Kozak
Graduate Education Office
1137 Western Road
London, Ontario
Canada N6G 1G7

We are sorry, the deadline for registering for this event online has passed. Please email alumnirsvp@uwo.ca or call 1-800-258-6896 and press 2 if you are still interested in attending. Please leave your name, email, phone number, the name of your guest and specify which event you will be attending.














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