Faculty/Staff Session Workshop

Friday, March 31, 9:00 a.m. -  noon
Mt. Echo

Collective Impact: Models of Successful Implementation and How Collective Impact Can Advance Your Project
Michael Avis

The goals of the LSAMP Alliance require us to work together across institutional boundaries. No single organization can help increase minority participation in STEM subjects.It is vital that we find methods to support efficient, cross-institutional working, that helps deliver our common goal. One such approach is “Collective Impact.” Hear Michael Avis speak about how lessons from “Collective Insight” programs can be transferred to the challenges of STEM. Michael will explain the principles of Collective Impact, share examples of his work at UC San Diego, and examples from around the world of the approach has supported social good initiatives.Hel'll provide insights, lesons learned and practival recommendations.