Faculty Conversations is an annual weekend hosted by an AJCU school in the Heartland/Delta region wherein faculty discuss topics of interested related to the most recent issue of Conversations Magazine. The February 22-24, 2019 gathering will be hosted by John Carroll University and will focus on the theme “Mission Impossible? A Reality Check,”* which is the theme of the Spring 2019 Conversations Magazine.
The weekend is a unique opportunity for faculty across the network to engage in meaningful conversations and will include presentations, panel discussions, and breakout sessions related to articles featured in this edition, which will be made available to groups early in January. A detailed agenda is forthcoming and will be shared with Mission and Identity officers and posted here.
Program begins on Friday February 22
3-5 p.m. Registration and campus tours (optional)
5-6 p.m. Welcome Social
6 p.m. Dinner on campus followed by opening talk and dessert.
Program Ends on Sunday, February 24, at Noon with box lunches.
Cost $250 per person and will be billed to the mission office of participant’s school prior to the event.
Hyatt Place Lyndhurst (Legacy Village)
24665 Cedar Road, Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Room Rate is $114.00 plus tax (until February 1, 2019)
Call the Toll-Free number at 1-800-993-4751 for Hyatt Place Reservations and ask for the “John Carroll University Group Rate”
–OR– Use this link, (make sure to pick the correct dates of the event). Hyatt Place Cleveland/Lyndhurst/Legacy Village
*The theme explores the state of the mission today–what are the crucial cultural, social, and economic challenges? What are the enduring attractions and transformative powers of the Jesuit mission and intellectual tradition.
WHO IS INVITED:
All AJCU schools are welcome to send delegations. Most delegations average 4-6 (or more) people. We suggest including at least some faculty and academic administrators in your delegation who are familiar with Jesuit Catholic mission, including those who have participated in local, regional, or national mission-based formation programs such as ICP, Collegium, AJCU Leadership Seminar, or related programs on your campus. Others are most welcome.