Past Events

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February 21, 2012 Getting to Know Some of Chicago's Foundations   
March 21, 2012 Italian Food and Networking   
April 24, 2012 Evidence-based Programs: What Programs and What Evidence?   
June 27, 2012 Indian Food and Networking   
August 22, 2012 Jazzin' at the Shedd with Dr. Stafford Hood  Stafford Hood 
December 19, 2012 Evaluation Live! ... The Missing Framework about the Practice of Program Evaluation   
March 14, 2013  Social Networking Dinner in Chinatown   
April 2, 2013 Social Networking Dinner in Oak Park   
May 28, 2013 Social Networking Dinner in Evanston   
June 19, 2013 Social Networking Dinner & Grant Park Music Festival Concert   
July 24, 2013 Jazzin' at the Shedd: Values & Mixed-Methods  Jennifer Greene 
July 27, 2013 Evaluating Kayaking  Sandra Hamm 
October 29, 2013 Taste of AEA: Evaluation 2013 Recap   
March 27, 2014 Data Collection Techniques & Creating an Evaluation Plan with a Client  Melissa Brown-Sims 
May 29, 2014 Roundtable on Techniques that Enhance Human Services Evaluation   
July 9, 2014 Jazzin' at the Shedd: Building Capacity for Evaluation and Organizational Transformation   
September 18, 2014 Reception at the CREA Conference The CEA co-hosted evaluator reception at the CREA conference was held on Thursday, September 18 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Oak Brook Hills Resort. CEA members and CREA conference attendees 
February 14, 2015 Pursuing Social Justice as Culturally Responsive Evaluators Pursuing Social Justice as Culturally Responsive Evaluators with Dr. Dominica McBride. It was an excellent presentation, relevant for any community evaluator, and the roundtable discussion by participants added to the depth of the discussion of CRE across evaluation contexts. Lessons learned: Evaluate with, not on your evaluated community, actively listen and more. Dominica McBride 
March 11, 2015 Wine & Cheese: An Evaluation Perspective CEA members and guests enjoyed a spirited discussion hosted by Chelsey Leruth, MPH ( Evaluation Specialist, Access Community Health Network) on Wednesday, March 11, in the South Loop, Chicago, IL.  Chelsey LeRuth 
May 14, 2015 Culturally Responsive Latino-Focused Evaluation CEA members and guests enjoyed a highly informative presentation and discussion on Culturally Responsive Latino-Focused Evaluation by Grisel Robles-Schrader, MPA, founder and president of Robles-Schrader Consulting. This free event was held at the Oak Park Public Library (Main Library, Second Floor - Small Meeting Room), 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL.  Grisel Robles-Schrader 
July 29, 2015 Jazzin’ at the Shedd: A Look at the Tools & Perspectives Used in Evaluation at Shedd Kathy Kiser and Manda Smith from Shedd Aquarium engaged CEA members and guests with a presentation about Shedd's evaluation toolkit and the use of developmental evaluation in a new educational program. Afterwards, the participants enjoyed an evening Jazzin’ at the Shedd. Kathy Kiser, Manda Smith 
November 12, 2015 Diversity & Inclusion in Evaluation Social CEA members and evaluators from five AEA Topical Interest Groups had amazing opportunities to meet and learn from diversity-focused and culturally responsive evaluators from across the world at this networking event on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at Moe's Cantina (155 W Kinzie, Chicago, IL 60654) CEA members and AEA conference attendees 
April 21, 2016 Drinks with Fellow Culturally-Responsive Evaluators CEA was excited to start our 2016 event schedule by partnering with the Center for Culturally Responsive Evaluation and Assessment (CREA) for Drinks with Evaluators at Potter's Bar in the Palmer House Hilton (17 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603). CEA members and CREA conference attendees 
May 18, 2016 The Dashboard Dance: Creating High-Quality, Interactive Data Visualizations At Access Community Health Network, presenters Wendy Fine and Pan Chen from demonstrated the design of interactive dashboards to visualize data at desired levels of granularity and ensure data quality and visualize program implementation as an ongoing process. Wendy Fine, Pan Chen 
June 15, 2016 Evaluating Hospital Interior Design & Children's Anxiety CEA members and guests explored the Lurie evaluation team's findings and areas for further work indicated from child and parent surveys used to explore the role of design on anxiety levels in hospitalized children, comparing the experience of hospitalization in two hospitals. Jennifer Cartland, Holly Ruch-Ross 
September 14, 2016 Jazzin' at the Shedd: Beyond Culture & Language to Nation & Relation Building CEA members and guests welcomed noted culturally responsive evaluation expert Nicole Bowman, PhD. at our yearly gala event during the Shedd aquarium's Jazzin' at the Shedd event. In addition to Bowman's poignant and highly relevant presentation and discussion on culturally responsive evaluation theory, methods, and practical applications, the Shedd's evaluation team also presented their work. Both were positively energizing, and included powerful references to current events. Nicole Bowman, Erin Shofstall 
October 27, 2016 Diversity & Inclusion in Evaluation Social CEA continues support of culturally-responsive evaluation and program development by continuing our co-sponsorship of this gathering with AEA's culture and diversity focused topic interest groups at AEA's Evaluation 2016. Members of CEA and AEA's Feminist Issues in Evaluation, Indigenous Peoples in Evaluation, Latino/a Responsive Evaluation Discourse, LGBT Issues, and Multi-ethnic Issues in Evaluation topical interest groups. 
November 10, 2016 Evaluation 2016 Recap We're proud to showcase the work of our local Chicagoland evaluation professionals who had the opportunity to present at AEA's national conference. Lois Thiessen-Love, Grisel Robles-Schrader, Leah Neubauer, Asma Ali 
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