Engagement and Service-Learning Summit

Thursday, February 29, 2024, 2:00-5:30 PM Discovery Learning Research Center (DLRC)


Registration details coming in January 2024!


Join us for Giant Leaps, Local Impacts. Faculty, staff, students, and community partners are invited to leap forward for local impact and celebrate giant leaps for engagement in Greater Lafayette and beyond. Together we will celebrate the impact we made when we were apart, create new connections, and recognize incredible engagement work. This year’s summit, will include lightning talks from engaged faculty, staff, students, and community partners; a student showcase; and a networking happy hour.

Faculty and Staff

Connect with community partners and your engaged Purdue peers


Share your work and compete in the Student Engagement Showcase


Connect with faculty and staff and ignite your next collaboration

This was a wonderful way to get to know not just Purdue, but also the entire Lafayette community. Everyone was so interactive and collaborative. Great event overall!

Student Showcase

Students from across Purdue’s campuses are invited to showcase community engagement projects as part of service-learning courses or engagement activities. The top three presentations in each category (poster and creative display) will receive a cash prize. Learn more on the Showcase Info page. Access all the Showcase presentations from 2023 on the Showcase Presentation Site.


2:00 PM Welcome and Framing of the Summit

2:30 PM Lightning Talks by Engaged Faculty, Staff, Students, and Community Partners

3:30 PM Networking and Q&A with Presenters

4:00 PM Student Showcase and Networking Happy Hour

5:15 PM Student Showcase Awards

5:30 PM Summit Ends

Contact and Event Location

For more information: Robert Elliott, Lead Events Planner, relliot@purdue.edu

Event: Discovery Learning and Research Center (DLRC), 207 S. Martin Jischke Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907

Parking: Discovery Parking Lot, 298 Nimitz Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907