USD INSTITUTE FOR CIVIL AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT HOSTS CIVILITY CONFERENCE

17 March 2015
USD INSTITUTE FOR CIVIL AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT HOSTS CIVILITY CONFERENCE

USD INSTITUTE FOR CIVIL AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT HOSTS CIVILITY CONFERENCE

SAN DIEGO, CA: The University of San Diego’s Institute for Civil Civic Engagement will be hosting the 4th Annual Conference on Restoring Civility to Civic Dialogue at the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice. The conference, which is held in partnership with the San Diego Community College District and the San Diego Unified School District, will also highlight the work done by high school seniors through the Celebrating Civility Awards: Creating Civility on Our Campuses and In Our Community scholarship rewards program. With the theme “Celebrating Civility, the conference will focus on reincorporating civility back into the political dialogue.

 

WHAT: Conference on Restoring Civility to Civic Dialogue

 

WHO: Keynote Speaker: Steven Dinkin, Director for the National Conflict Resolution Center

Moderator: Carl Luna, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science San Diego Mesa College

Additional speakers found here.

 

WHEN: Friday, March 20, 2015

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

WHERE: Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, 5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA 92110

 

The conference is free and open to the public, however to guarantee a seat, please RSVP for the event here.

 

For more information on the conference, visit the Restoring Respect website.