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Celebration of Teaching & LearningThe Mount’s annual celebration of student achievement and faculty scholarship showcases fascinating topics presented in posters, lectures, and presentations that are open to the campus community and the public.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

14th Annual Celebration Of Teaching & Learning

April 20, 2017


Complete Schedule of Events

8:30 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.      Coffee Bar in Theatre Lobby

9:25 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.    Keynote Presentation in University Theatre

This year’s Keynote Address focuses on the theme of “Using Awareness to Serve and Empower” and explores the challenges, misconceptions, and larger inequalities faced by the homeless and mentally ill of our country. The address will begin with a short documentary created by Mount Psychology student Rachel Jackson, followed by a panel discussion featuring leaders from the community.

Keynote Presenters:
Rachel Jackson, MSJ Psychology Student
Dr. Tracy McDonough, MSJ Psychology Faculty

Panel Discussion:
Mr. Russell Winters, CEO of Tender Mercies
Dr. Mark Mussman, Director of Education at the Greater Homeless Coalition
Dr. Tracey Skale, Chief Medical Officer of Greater Cincinnati Behavior Health Services

10:50 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.  Break Out Sessions

  • 10:50 – 11:20 a.m.            Jennifer Morris (Corona Room)
  • 10:50 – 11:20 a.m.            Gene Kritsky (Clifford Room)
  • 11:30 – 12:05 p.m.            Beth Murray (Corona Room)
  • 11:30 – 12:05 p.m.            Drew Shannon (Clifford Room)
  • 10:50 – 12:05 p.m.            Poetry Session: Readings from Mount and high school students, facilitated by Dr. Buffy Barkley (Recital Hall)

12:05 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.    Lunch in the 5/3rd Dining Hall, courtesy of the Academic Affairs Office

1:30 p.m. – 2:55 p.m.      Honors Convocation in University Theatre

3:05 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.      Poster Sessions in the Harrington Gym

  • Athletic Training
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Criminology
  • Health & Wellness
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychology
  • Religious & Pastoral Studies
  • Social Work
  • Sociology

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.      Art & Design Senior Thesis and Senior Projects on display in Studio San Giuseppe Art Gallery