Conference 2007
Ferrum College (VA)

Just Connections' Third Conference:

Connections to the Future: a Search for Just and Sustainable Community Models

June 8-10, 2007
Hosted by
Ferrum College
Ferrum, Virginia

The “global economy” and “free trade” have created a bonanza for a small percentage of the population. But while a few grow rich, the cost for most is a breakdown in human relationships that has created a hunger for community. Since 1998, Just Connections has brought together community leaders, activists, students, teachers, and scholars to explore and advocate for democratic community models characterized by development and justice. Our research model, based on an equal partnership between campus and community, admits that the core knowledge about a situation resides in the community itself, and that community members are the most qualified to bring meaning to the application of research skills. Our biennial conference is an effort to draw others into the circle.

For more information, contact George Loveland at gloveland@ferrum.edu

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Conference Description

Deadline is EXTENDED!!

Early Registration
(postmark by 5/18/07):

Faculty/Other Professional: $95

Student/Community Member: $55

Registration Form

Please either mail it: George Loveland, PO Box 1000, Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA 24088 or fax it 540.365.4423 (attention: Loveland), or email it to mailto:gloveland@ferrum.edu

You can pay when you arrive at the conference (if you fax or email registration)



Scholarship Form


Our appreciation extends to the following sponsors:

Appalachian College Association
Big Creek People in Action

The Corella & Bertram F. Bonner Foundation
Ferrum College

Directions to Ferrum College

Information Regarding Surrounding Area

Ferrum College Website

Map of Ferrum College campus

See You:
June 2007 at
Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA


Copyright © 2007 Just Connections
Last updated: 4 June 2007 Kathie Shiba