Public Engagement

Public Engagement

Public Engagement and Events

Check this page for additional events and recordings of past events!

Fall 2020 (tentative titles) Note -- All events are 'virtual' for the semester!

Spring 2020:

Fall 2019 schedule:

  • Tuesday, September 17 — “America's Original People -- Keepers of the Land and Water
    Carla J.S. Messenger, Director of Native American Heritage Programs
    12:30 - 1:45 PM, Business Hall 104
    (in collaboration with the School of Earth & Environment and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Rowan University)

  • Tuesday, September 24 - "Crowdfunding for Social Good" workshop
    Devin Thorpe, founder Your Mark on the World and contributor to Forbes magazine
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM; WeWork Philadelphia (1010 North Hancock Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123)
    (in collaboration with the Rowan Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship)

  • Wednesday, September 25 - "Your Mark on the World" workshop for students
    Devin Thorpe, founder Your Mark on the World and contributor to Forbes magazine
    9:30 - 10:30 AM, Business Hall 209
    (in collaboration with the Rowan Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship)

  • Monday, October 7 — “Inevitable Industry? Engineers and the Practice of Accountability
    Jessica Smith, Associate Professor at the Colorado School of Mines
    12:30 - 1:45 PM, Business Hall 104


  • Monday, November 4 - "Shattering Glass Ceilings"
    Tsedale Melaku, postdoctoral research fellow at at The Graduate Center, City University of New York
    11:00 - 12:00, Business Hall 209 (Rowan Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship)
    (in collaboration with the Rowan Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship)

  • Monday, November 11 -- "The Nexus of Public Policy: Renewable Energy in New Jersey"
    Erick Ford, Executive Director of NJ Energy Coalition
    12:30 - 1:45 PM, Robinson Hall 302

  • Wednesday, November 13 - "No Time to Waste: What We Need to Do for Sustainability and Climate Progress"
    Miranda Massie, founder and director of The Climate Museum
    5:00-7:00 PM, Eynon Ballroom, Chamberlain Student Center
    (public event in collaboration with the Honors Program, Rowan University)