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Service & Social Action

An Office of Campus Life & Leadership


Friday, September 6

3:30 p.m.
Registration on 3rd Floor and Snacks

4:00-4:30 p.m. 

Welcome: Steve Virgil (WFU)

Introduction: Students Uniting Campuses To Address Hunger

Shoshanna Goldin (WFU) & Devin Yeomans (Auburn University)

4:45-6:15 p.m. 
Service opportunities:
Option 1: Stop Hunger Now Meal Packaging Event
Option 2: Campus Kitchen Shift with Winston-Salem community

6:30 p.m. 
Service Reflection & Becoming a Passionate Hunger Advocate

Ryan O’Donnell (NCSU) & Irene Cadwell (National Student Campaign Against Hunger & Homelessness)

7:00 p.m. 
Dinner “Feed the Soil, Feed the People: Ending Hunger through Regenerative Agriculture”

Fred Bahnson, Wake Forest University School of Divinity

8:00 p.m.
Viewing Hunger Through Arts & Humanities: This interactive session will give participants an opportunity to read, reflect, and create art. 

Aimee Mepham and Brittany Forniotis, Wake Forest University

9:30 p.m.
Late Night Ice Cream Social

Saturday, September 7

8:30-9:30 a.m.
Registration & Breakfast

9:30-10:25 a.m.
Opening & Welcome Address

Penny Rue, Wake Forest University

Provost Rogan Kersh, Wake Forest University

Mike Giancola, North Carolina State University Center for Student Leadership, Ethics, and Public Service

10:30-11:45 a.m. 

Best Practice Break out sessions:

12:00-1:00  p.m.
Keynote Lunch: “Public Policy Responses to Childhood Hunger”

Dr. David C. Ribar, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

1:15- 2  p.m.
Creating and Personal and Public Narrative about Hunger (facilitated by Ken Patterson, RESULTS)

Ken Patterson will facilitate table discussions about creating a personal narrative (my story) and public narrative (our collective story) about why we care about hunger to set the stage for our afternoon breakout discussions on how campuses can collaborate to increase our effectiveness in fighting against hunger.

2:00-3:15 p.m.
Regional Collaboration Break out sessions: University leaders and selected community partners will lead sessions about regional challenges. Participants will work towards developing collaborative action plans to combat regional hunger.

3:30 – 4:00  p.m.
 Next Steps : Lisa Keyne, North Carolina Campus Compact