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Central Division

Learn more about the Central Division of the Community College Humanities Association

The following states comprise the Central Division:

Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin

Central Division Map

The Call for Proposals for the 2018 Combined Central-Southern Divisional Conference is now available! 

“Paradise Found: Humanities Realized.”

2018 Combined Central-Southern Regional Conference

October 18-20: Hotel Louisville

Deadline for Proposals: 26 September 2018

Proposals are now being accepted for any of the following tracks:

·      Social Justice ·      Traditional Humanities ·      Digital Humanities
·      Critical Thinking ·      Environmental Issues ·      Culture & Diversity
·      STEM / STEAM ·      The Arts ·      Evaluating Media
·      Civic Engagement & Democracy ·      Social Media ·      Information Literacy

Presentation types/options include the following: individual (25 mins), roundtable discussion (55 mins).  Please include time for Q&A as we want to foster engagement. Please note: all sessions should fall broadly into either the Pedagogy/Practice or Theoretical/Research category. Questions? Contact us:

Accommodations and Reservations:

Rooms are available at the Hotel Louisville ($50/night). More information can be found at www.cchumanities.org.  Hotel Louisville is located within walking distance of many of the city’s finest dining and attractions.

Who Should Attend and Present:

Anyone involved in the humanities in any way (as educators or otherwise) is invited to present at and/or attend the conference.

Please Note:

  • You do not need to be a member to submit a proposal, but everyone presenting or attending must be a CCHA member. You can become a member or renew your membership at cchumanities.org (dues are reasonable & affordable).
  • Anyone presenting or attending must register for the 2018 Central-Southern Division Conference and pay the appropriate conference registration fee. Registration details will be available online at cchumanities.org.
  • The DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS is  SEPETMBER 26, 2018.
  • All proposals will be reviewed by the Program Committee regarding acceptance, and notification of acceptance will be sent by SEPETMBER 15, 2018.

Forms for Download:

Combined Central-Southern CFP (.doc)

Combined Central-Southern CFP (.pdf)

Central Division President

Amy Clark Knapp
Art History
Clark State Community College
Email: knappa@clarkstate.edu

 

Central Division Vice President

Profile picture of Kristin HansonKristin Hanson
Associate Professor, Humanities
Kirkwood Community College

Kristin Hanson is an Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Humanities at Kirkwood Community College, where she has taught since 2007. Prior to Kirkwood, she completed her Ph.D. in Theatre History and Criticism at Louisiana State University.

Central Division Secretary

bridget malone
Bridget Malone

World Languages
Kirkwood Community College

Central Division Conference

“Paradise Found: Humanities Realized.”

2018 Combined Central-Southern Regional Conference

October 18-20: Hotel Louisville

Deadline for Proposals: 26 September 2018

Proposals are now being accepted for any of the following tracks:

·      Social Justice ·      Traditional Humanities ·      Digital Humanities
·      Critical Thinking ·      Environmental Issues ·      Culture & Diversity
·      STEM / STEAM ·      The Arts ·      Evaluating Media
·      Civic Engagement & Democracy ·      Social Media ·      Information Literacy

Presentation types/options include the following: individual (25 mins), roundtable discussion (55 mins).  Please include time for Q&A as we want to foster engagement. Please note: all sessions should fall broadly into either the Pedagogy/Practice or Theoretical/Research category. Questions? Contact us:

Accommodations and Reservations:

Rooms are available at the Hotel Louisville ($50/night). More information can be found at www.cchumanities.org.  Hotel Louisville is located within walking distance of many of the city’s finest dining and attractions.

Who Should Attend and Present:

Anyone involved in the humanities in any way (as educators or otherwise) is invited to present at and/or attend the conference.

Please Note:

  • You do not need to be a member to submit a proposal, but everyone presenting or attending must be a CCHA member. You can become a member or renew your membership at cchumanities.org (dues are reasonable & affordable).
  • Anyone presenting or attending must register for the 2018 Central-Southern Division Conference and pay the appropriate conference registration fee. Registration details will be available online at cchumanities.org.
  • The DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS is  SEPETMBER 26, 2018.
  • All proposals will be reviewed by the Program Committee regarding acceptance, and notification of acceptance will be sent by SEPETMBER 15, 2018.

Forms for Download:

Combined Central-Southern CFP (.doc)

Combined Central-Southern CFP (.pdf)

Register for the Conference