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Schedule (Nov. 2-5, 2017)

Thursday, November 2, 2017

9:00am-12:00pm Preconvention Institute: Option 1
Half-Day Session (3.0 CEUs)
“Bridges Out of Poverty: Strategies for Professionals and Communities”
Presented by Mike Dames
9:00am-12:00pm Preconvention Institute: Option 2
Half-Day  Session (3.0 CEUs)
““Where Did the Money Go?” An Experiential Exercise on Poverty ”
Presented by Angela Gaddis
1:00pm-4:00pm Preconvention Institute: Option 3
Half-Day Session (3.0 CEUs)
“Christian Social Work Approaches to Substance Use Disorders and/or Co-occurring Disorders”
Presented by Ken Smith
1:00pm-4:00pm Preconvention Institute: Option 4
Half-Day Session (3.0 CEUs)
“Humility & Power: A Path for Leadership Development in Communities of Color”
Presented by Ryn Farmer & Alexis Christensen
5:00pm-7:00pm Exhibits Open & Networking Time
7:00pm-8:30pm Opening Plenary Session (1.0 CEU)
Keynote Speaker: Rev. Dr. William Barber
“The Moral Monday Movement: Working Together Toward Racial Justice in Our Land”
– Entertainment: Kesslyn and Friends
8:30pm-10:00pm Opening Reception and Poster Presentations

 Friday, November 3, 2017

8:00am-8:30am Worship/Devotions
Dhan Durung
8:45am-9:45am Workshops — Session A (1.0 CEU)
9:45am-10:15am Coffee Break
10:15am-11:15am Workshops — Session B (1.0 CEU)
11:30am-12:45pm Alan Keith-Lucas Lecture (1.0 CEU)
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Tanya Brice
“Reconciliation Reconsidered: A Conversation About Race Among Christian Social Workers”
Lunch Break Lunch on your own
2:00pm-3:30pm Workshops — Session C (1.5 CEUs)
3:30pm-4:00pm Networking
4:00pm-5:00pm Workshops — Session D (1.0 CEU)
5:15pm-6:15pm Workshops — Session E (1.0 CEU)

Saturday, November 4, 2017

8:00am-8:30am Worship/Devotions
8:45am-9:45am Workshops — Session F (1.0 CEU)
9:45am-10:15am Coffee Break
10:15am-11:15am Workshops — Session G (1.0 CEU)
11:30am-12:45pm NACSW Community Conversation
Lunch Break Lunch on your own
2:00pm-3:15pm Workshops — Session H (1.25 CEUs)
3:30pm-4:30pm Workshops — Session I (1.0 CEU)
4:45pm-5:45pm Workshops — Session J (1.0 CEU)
6:45pm-9:15pm Evening Banquet (1.0 CEU)
Keynote Speaker: Rev. Bill Stanfield
“It’s All a Part of the Same Story: How Building Communities from the Inside Out Begins within Each of Us and Extends Outward”
Entertainment: Crazy4Jesus

Sunday, November 5, 2017

8:30am-10:00am Morning Worship