Attendees: Kim Obbink, Jonathan Dove, Stephanie Gray, Julian Collins, Cody Stone, Christa Merzdorf, Jamie Cornish, Coryn Johnson, Jennifer Raymond

The Outreach and Engagement Council met multiple times in the month of November to complete the following work: 

  1. Review seed grant applications and make recommendations for funding.  The following proposals were funded:
  2. Jennifer Anderson, Reimagining Rural Initiative 

    Jodie Marie Bartz, Inclusive Community Camp 

    Susanne Cowan, Participatory Open Space Planning in Bozeman 

    Bernadette McCrory, Enhancing K-12 STEAM Education and Mentorship Opportunities in a Rural Community 

    Sally Moyce, Scientists and Latinos United against Disparities 

    Adrienne Phillips, Development of Water Quality Outreach Workshop to Reach Rural Montana Students 

    Que Tran, Near - Peer Cultural Diversity and Academic Mentor for high school students in Montana 

  3. Review nominations for the Provost’s Excellence in Outreach Award.  The following individuals were recommended to Provost Mokwa for the award
    • Faculty:  Dr. Cathy Whitlock 
    • Staff:  Shantell Frame-Martin 

Award recommendations were accepted by Provost Mokwa and will be awarded at the Spring 2020 Convocation in January 2020.