1. (North Park University, Chicago, is a nonprofit institution preparing students for lives of significance and service.)

    Presented by Frederick D. Carter, Co-Founder and Director of Black Oaks Center for Sustainable Renewable Living in Pembroke Township, Ill.

    In 2005, Fred co-founded (with Jifunza Wright Carter MD, MPH) Black Oaks Center for Sustainable Renewable Living, a non-profit organization to heighten the African American community's awareness of impending resource depletion, climate change and alternative food supply. Fred and Jifunza facilitate hands on training and educational seminars in survival wilderness skills, energy conservation, energy efficient housing, permaculture, solar, wind and bio-diesel on 40 acres of land in Pembroke Township, Ill. Fred is responsible for education and outreach work among key public institutions, community residents, local farmers, churches, and organizations. He also facilitates community meetings on alternative energy sources and local food issues in collaboration with the City of Chicago Department of Environment, Chicago State University, and the Center for Neighborhood Technology.

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  2. (North Park University, Chicago, is a nonprofit institution preparing students for lives of significance and service.)

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  3. Panel discussion moderated by Daniel White Hodge, with panelists Diana Shiflett (Naperville Covenant Church) and Jim Murphy (Evangelical Covenant Church of Bemidji). With the fall comes the excitement of a new year in student ministry, as well as new interns for the year. Join this experienced panel as we discuss how to set up the intern for success in both the internship experience and the church.

    (North Park University, Chicago, is a nonprofit institution preparing students for lives of significance and service.)

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  4. Hear presentations from the North Park University senior Youth Ministry majors. Ellen Stych: Are Young, Single Mothers Treated Differently Than Other Members in the Church Community? Laura Rudeen: "Strong like David, Pure like Mary": What We Talk About When We Talk About Gender Roles in the World of Youth Ministry.

    (North Park University, Chicago, is a nonprofit institution preparing students for lives of significance and service.)

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  5. Hear presentations from the North Park University senior Youth Ministry majors. Jamie Sladkey: Theology of Play: Understanding Childlike Faith in Youth Ministry. John Folkerts: Christianity & Social Media: Who Are You Endorsing?

    (North Park University, Chicago, is a nonprofit institution preparing students for lives of significance and service.)

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