PHD SYMPOSIUM DAY 1: DISSERTATION PROPOSAL PANEL DISCUSSIONS

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Wednesday, April 19 | Thursday, April 20 | Friday, April 21 | Saturday, April 22

IN THE CROSSROADS CENTER, COURTYARD, OR UPSTAIRS OF THE CROSSROADS CENTER 

Wednesday, April 19                                                              

8:00-8:30 AM   Breakfast | Crossroads        

8:30-9:30 AM    Welcome Address Dean, President and Symposium Committee | Crossroads

9:45-11:35 AM  Dissertation Proposal Panel Group A | Crossroads

Panelists: Richard Pritzlaff, Implications of Locally Organized Payments for Ecosystem Services Markets; Lisa Brennan, Sustainability Education and Retention Factors of First-Year College Students; Douglas Keaton, Sustainability through the Central Appalachian Lens; Amber West Martin, Creating Community: Addressing Safety Concerns During Short-term Faculty-led Programs Abroad

12:00-1:00 PM Community Lunch | Crossroads                                  

1:15-2:35 PM   Dissertation Proposal Panel Group B | Crossroads

Panelists: Scott Ramsey, How Might Effects from a Multi-day Wilderness River Trip Endure?; Rosaleen Gilmore, The Heart of the Mountain: Mountains and What They Mean to Us; Jen Mason, Mindfulness and Dialogue Practice: Collaboration and Learning in Complex Social-Ecological Systems

3:00-3:45 PM    All-Cohorts Reflection & Visioning Session

4:00-5:00 PM   Wellness Break

 5:00-6:00 PM    Core Faculty Dinner