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North Carolina Shines at the 2017 Gulf-South Summit

Posted on Monday, May 8th, 2017 by Lori E Kniffin. Tags: , , ,
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NC Campus Compact member campus, UNC Greensboro, hosted a very successful Gulf-South Summit on March 22-24. Over 300 individuals representing 90 institutions attended from the Gulf and southern states, including 168 participants from North Carolina. Multiple North Carolinians facilitated workshops also. 

Congratulations to the North Carolina practitioners who received three of the six civic engagement awards. Learn more.

  • Outstanding Practitioner – Dr. Lane Perry, Western Carolina University (Perry also received the 2015 NC Campus Compact Civic Engagement Administrator of the Year – Emerging Leader – Award)
  • Outstanding Student – Joanna Woodson, Western Carolina University (Woodson was an NC Campus Compact 2016 Community Impact Award winner and is a 2017 Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellow)
  • Outstanding Collaboration – Dr. Diya Abdo, Guilford College, Every Campus a Refuge 

Reposted from North Carolina Campus Compact