2021 Conference Schedule and Program
Scholarship and Creative Arts Day (SCAD) will be held virtually this year.
5:00- 5:45 pm Opening Ceremonies
5:50 pm Session 1
6:25 pm Session 2
7:00 pm Session 3
7:35 pm Finale
Zoom Links to each session are listed in the program.
The Scholarship and Creative Arts Day concert will take place on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. This Monday evening concert features student performances by music students who were chosen through a highly selective audition process earlier in the semester.
8:30 am-9:15 am Opening Plenary
Research for Service: Finding My Path to Social Change
2019-20 Ranck Prize Recipient, Dr. Susan Mapp, Professor of Social Work, will deliver opening remarks to kick-off a full day of presentations.
View the Opening Plenary Presentation
9:30 am- 10:50 am Session I
11:00 am -12:20 pm Session II
12:20 pm -1:15 pm LUNCH
1:15 pm-2:35 pm Session III
2:45 pm-4:05 pm Session IV
4:15 pm-5:00 pm Closing Plenary
From Montgomery City, Missouri to the United Nations: The Life, Work, and Journey of a Religion Scholar
2020-21 Ranck Prize Recipient, Dr. Jeffery Long, Professor of Religious Studies and Asian Studies will deliver closing remarks to conclude SCAD 2021.
View the Closing Plenary Presentation