• Academic Communities bring together often-isolated elements of the student experience. From making connections between formal academic experiences and other learning opportunities, you can relate academic study to life interests and goals.

    If you are interested in making a difference, this community emphasizes exploring majors and careers in Elementary, Secondary and Early Childhood Education. For more information, contact Susan Sies, department chair, at

    Education Community Meetings

    Fall 2015

    • Required orientation meeting for field experience students.
      Tuesday, August 25, 4:00p.m.
      Room: Students will be notified by mail of meeting location. 
    • October: In place of the meeting, attend an activity/event approved by your instructor.
    • Required Academic Community meeting and learning circles for field experience students. Includes refreshments, door prizes, and drawings!
      Monday, December 7, 4:00 p.m.
      Refreshments - 3:30 p.m.
      Student Center (A202)

    Events are sponsored by Carroll's Education Department. These events provide an overview of the range of activities offered. Although some events may have expired, you can see the total picture of events through this comprehensive listing.