Ross Wilburn, “Universities and Public School Districts: Challenges and Opportunities for Successful Partnerships”

Thursday, January 12, 2012 - 7:00pm
Event Location: 
Iowa City Public Library, Meeting Room A
123 S. Linn Street
Iowa City, IA 52240

Ross Wilburn, Director of Equity for the Iowa City Community School District, will share his personal history of UI/community partnerships, through his time with the Crisis Center of Johnson County, as Mayor of Iowa City, and now with the school district. He'll then moderate a panel of people currently involved in partnerships between the school district and the University of Iowa. This event is part of the Obermann Center's Graduate Institute on Public Engagement and the Academy. A reception will follow at the Englert Theatre.