2006 Forum Program

Professor Peter Sheehan AO, Vice-Chancellor welcomed participants to the Forum and provided Opening Remarks.

The Forum was divided into the following sessions and topics:

Session One: Community Engagement – What’s it all about?

        Topic: ACU as an Engaged University

        Topic: Engagement and Mission in a Contemporary World

Session Two: Community Engagement – The Value of University/Community Engagement

        Topic: Community Engagement – The Community’s Perspective

        Topic: Community Engagement – The University’s Perspective

Session Three: Community Engagement – Moving from understanding to action

        Topic: The Meeting of Community and University – Moving Forward

        Topic: ACU – A Leader in the Community

Small group discussions between Forum participants took place following each Topic. A Plenary discussion with panel members, moderated by Professor Michael Bezzina, followed each Session.

Professor Sheehan provided Reflections and Brother Julian McDonald cfc AO, Chancellor provided Closing Remarks to conclude the Forum.