Effective Synergy Among Culture Centers

with Frederick L. Hord, Barbara Lewis, Rodney Cohen

About This Course

This webinar explores the best practices of Culture Center synergy on campuses where there are at least two Centers.

Three institutional members will be featured: Northern Illinois University, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and the University of Massachusetts-Boston. Representatives from those institutions, along with the Executive Director and President of the national Association for Black Culture Centers (ABCC), will discuss the importance of synergy, prevailing philosophies undergirding it, practices that work least, and some results of best practices, including positive impacts on the entire campus.

Learning Outcomes

Participants in this webinar can expect to learn about the following issues of Culture Center synergy: 1) best practices of synergy, with attendant results; 2) prevailing philosophies of Center synergy; 3) matters impeding synergy; 4) clear results of effective synergy, and 5) ways effective synergy impacts the success of Culture Centers. In addition, participants will be able to raise questions about what works and does not work to achieve Center synergy.