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Our Generous Donors

GE Healthcare Systems

Amalga Composites



Coleman & Williams, SC

Rotary District 6270

George Mosher Family Foundation

Kikkoman Foods Foundation

Cary & Susan Silverstein



West Allis Rotary Foundation

Joseph Zilber Foundation

James Dorman



  Geneva B. Johnson

Tamara Koop



Simons Plantenberg Consulting LLC



Rotary Club of Milwaukee North Shore



Rotary Club of Milwaukee Downtown

Rotary Club of Madison South Foundation

Rotary Club of Oshkosh Foundation



Regina Schulte



Michael & Judy Slawny

Wisconsin Energies Foundation

Kirk Veit, M.D.































































































































WORLD HEALTH: ISSUES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

June 21 - 27, 2014

2014 Conference Begins June 21! 

Questions? Comments?  Please Contact the WAS Office

 Phone Number : (414) 453-4984 (messages only during conference - use e-mail below for quick response)

Email: contact@worldaffairsseminar.org

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 Rotarians, Sponsors & Teachers Are Invited to Visit WAS 2014: Rotary Meeting

Monday, June 23 at 11:45 at Carroll University Campus Center. 

Meet Students & Staff, hear more about WAS

Contact Us for More Information: (414) 453-4984 or tplanten@worldaffairsseminar.org

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World Affairs Seminar     



Carroll University – Waukesha, Wisconsin June 21 – June 27, 2014 



WORLD HEALTH:  Issues & Responsibilities



SATURDAY JUNE 21, 2014     



12:30 – 5:00 pm Delegate Check in   

2:00 – 6:00 pm Health Fair – sponsored by GE Healthcare Stackner Ballroom – Campus     

 



5:00 – 6:15 pm Pizza for Dinner at Health Fair  Stackner Ballroom   

6:45 – 8:00 pm Welcome 2014 WAS Delegates!  Shattuck Music Center    Opening Session:  The Week in PRE-View     Thomas M. Plantenberg, Executive Director,    David A. Howell, Ph.D., Academic Dean,    Inga Jacobson, Director of Students, and Counselors

 8:00 – 9:00 pm   Getting to Know You:  Welcoming  Shattuck Music Center    Activities & Ice Breakers   Small Groups/Counselors 



9:00 – 10:15 pm Open Recreation    See Recreation Schedule 



10:30 pm   Curfew & Roll Call;     Residence Halls Mandatory Floor Meetings   



   



SUNDAY JUNE 22, 2014     



7:00 – 7:30 am Boot Camp/Exercise with Jerelyn Hilger Ganfield Gym  

7:45  – 9:30 am  Breakfast / Optional Religious Services Main Dining Hall/ WAS Office 



9:00 – 10:45 am Small Group Meetings  

11:00 – 12:30 pm Eric Plantenberg: “Leveraging Life     Experiences”    Shattuck Music Center 



12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch      Main Dining Hall   



1:45 – 5:00 pm Youth Empowerment Series    (Y.E.S.)  Making a Difference   Shattuck Music Center 



5:00 – 6:00 pm Dinner      Main Dining Hall 



6:30 – 7:45 pm Dr. Magda Peck     Insights into International Health  Shattuck Music Center  



7:45 – 10:15 pm Open Recreation    See Recreation Schedule  



10:30 pm  Curfew & Roll Call;  Mandatory Floor Meetings   Residence Halls  



   



MONDAY JUNE 23, 2014  



7:30 – 8:45 am Breakfast     Main Dining Hall 



9:00 – 10:45 am     Health Brigade:  College Students    (and their Professors) Making a    Difference…     Shattuck Music Center                   

11:00 am – 12:00 Small Group Activity     Planning & Structure of Capstone Project See Small Group Schedule    

**12:00 – 1:30 pm Rotary Meeting for Sponsors and Guests P.I.T.

** 12:15 – 1:15 pm Lunch      Main Dining Hall 



1:30 – 2:45 pm Jon Stillman:   Polio Plus/End Polio     Now Rotary Campaign  Shattuck Music Center      

 3:30 – 5:00 pm Dr. Stephen Hargarten      Global Health Implications of Accidents  and Violence     Shattuck Music Center     5:15 – 6:30 pm Dinner      Main Dining Hall   

6:45 – 8:00 pm  Small Groups     See Small Group Schedule     

8:00 – 10:15 pm Open Recreation          See Recreation Schedule           

10:30 pm  Curfew & Roll Call    Residence Halls 



TUESDAY JUNE 24, 2014   



7:00 – 7:30 am Exercise/Boot Camp with Jerelyn Hilger Ganfield Gymnasium 

7:45 – 8:45 am Breakfast     Main Dining Hall 



9:00 – 11:00  Allied Professional Breakout Sessions See Schedule     



  



11:15  – 12:15 pm Lunch      Main Dining Hall  



12:30 – 4:45 pm Field Trips     Buses Depart at 12:15       



5:00 – 6:00 pm Dinner      Main Dining Hall 



6:15 – 7:30 pm Differing Abilities Panel:          Shared Experiences   Shattuck Music Hall       

7:45 – 10:15 pm Open Recreation    Team Trivia     See Recreation Schedule   



10:30 pm  Curfew & Roll Call    Residence Halls     Mandatory Floor Meeting    



WEDNESDAY JUNE 25, 2014



7:30 – 8:45 am Breakfast     Main Dining Hall 



9:00 – 10:00 am Michael Barber, COO, GE Healthcare      Impact of Technology on Global Health Shattuck Music Center      



10:15 -11:45 am Small Groups     See Small Group Schedule   



12:00 – 1:15 pm  Lunch      Main Dining Hall  



1:30 – 3:00 pm  Small Group      See Small Group Schedule    Work on Capstone Projects 



3:15 – 4:45 p.m. RADM Forrest Saison,     Deputy Surgeon General, US Navy     Responding to a World of Health Issues Shattuck Music Center

5:00 – 6:00 pm  Dinner      Main Dining Hall 



6:30– 7:30 pm  Capstone Projects or Prepare for Talent Show   Stackner Ballroom   



7:30 – 10:00 pm Talent Show     Stackner Ballroom   10:30 pm  Curfew & Roll Call    Residence Halls 



THURSDAY JUNE 26, 2014   



7:00 – 7:30 am Exercise Boot Camp with Jerelyn Hilger Ganfield Gymnasium

7:45 – 8:45 am Breakfast     Main Dining Hall 



9:00 – 12:00 am Small Groups – Finalize Capstone      Presentations / Evaluations/ Certificate of Attendance 



  



12:15 – 1:15 pm Lunch      Main Dining Hall 



1:30 – 3:00 pm Activity: Capstone Presentations  A supplementary agenda will be published for this event

3:15 – 4:45 PM Activity:  Capstone Presentations 



5:00 – 6:00 pm Dinner      Main Dining Hall     

6:15 – 7:45 pm Social Time/dress for dance   Dorms 



8:00 – 11:00 pm Dance      Stackner Ballroom        



11:30 pm   Curfew & Roll Call;  Mandatory Floor Meetings   Residence Halls  



FRIDAY JUNE 27, 2014



6:30 – 8:00 am Breakfast      Main Dining Hall 



7:00 – 11:00 pm  Students Depart for Home        Airport Shuttle Buses will be leaving between 7am  and 10am  







NOTE: ALL PARTICIPANTS AND STAFF ARE TO HAVE PERSONAL BELONGINGS OUT OF THEIR ROOMS AND THEIR ROOM KEYS TURNED IN BY 10:00 a.m.   



 

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