Lasallian Research Symposium Symposium Details When: September 28, 29, & 30, 2014 Where: Saint Mary's University Center 2540 Park Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55404 Purposes: gather creative minds dialogue about the key characteristics or key areas that comprise the field of Lasallian research today look beyond a study solely of the origins, tradition, and heritage in Lasallian research break open the possibilities for Lasallian research in the 21st-Century propose avenues or topics for future needed Lasallian research produce a "white paper" on Lasallian Research for publication in "AXIS: Journal of Lasallian Higher Education" develop a community of scholars committed to supporting, conducting, and publishing Lasallian research Cost: $225 per person Register for the Symposium Hotel Accommodations Hotel: Sheraton Minneapolis Midtown Hotel 2901 Chicago Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55407 Conference room registration: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/SMUMNsymposium Cost: $129/ night (If registered prior to September 1.) Transportation between the hotel to the University Center is included in the price. Schedule + More Sunday, September 28th 3:00 pm Registration and Check in University Center Lobby 3:30 pm Opening Mass 4:30 pm Welcome: Br. William Mann, F.S.C. President of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota 5:00 pm Keynote (to be confirmed) Topic: Innovation in Education 5:45 pm Q and A 6:00 pm Social 7:00 pm Dinner Monday, September 29 7:30 am Continental Breakfast 8:30 am Morning Prayer 9:00 am Keynote Speaker Topic: Science research as a Lasallian endeavour Dr. Thomas Clasen, J.D., Ph. D. Professor of Environmental Health and Rose Salamone Gangarosa Chair of Sanitation and Safe Water, Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University 9:45 am Q and A 10:00 am Break 10:30 am Panel Discussion Topic: A call for research assistance from RELAN ministries 11:30 am Break-out Sessions for Research Presentations 12:30 pm Lunch 1:40 pm Break-out session for Research Presentations 2:40 pm Break-out session for Research Presentations 3: 40 pm Discussion of research agendas and future planning Small Group Table Discussion 3:15 pm Break 4:45 pm Synthesis of comments and discussion 5:30 pm Social 6:30 pm Dinner Tuesday, September 30 7:30 am Breakfast Buffet 8:30 am Discussion of research agendas and future planning 10:30 am Conference debriefing and collaborative small group work 11:00 am Closing Prayer For More Information... Roxanne Eubank firstname.lastname@example.org • (612) 728-5217 Hosted by Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Institute for Lasallian Studies and co-sponsored by the Lasallian Region of North America.