Call for Proposals
The Program Committee of the 2018 AFCU Symposium invites administrators, faculty and staff to submit proposals for the AFCU Symposium to be held June 5-7, 2018 at the University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL. The Symposium theme is With Living Stones: Building a Franciscan Future . . . Together. Proposals are being accepted in the following formats:
All presentations will be 25 minutes (15-minute presentation, 10-minute Q&A) in length. Presentations with complementary topics may be combined into one 50-minute presentation.
Posters should be prepared on a trifold poster board (preferably 36" x 48") which will be placed on a table for display.
Proposals must be aligned to at least one of the following characteristics of Franciscan higher education: Relationship, Sacramentality, and Gospel. For details, visit: http://franciscancollegesuniversities.org/about/characteristics-of-franciscan-higher-education/
All proposals will be reviewed by the selection committee and evaluated based on the following criteria:
- Clarity of proposal abstract
- Alignment of proposal to characteristics of Franciscan higher education: Relationship, Sacramentality, and Gospel
- Significance for intended audience
Proposal submission due: December 1, 2017.
Please submit proposals via https://goo.gl/forms/L15DQNerqBAJ4sW23.
All who submit will be notified regarding proposal status by February 1, 2018.