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The 14th Annual Conference on Applied Learning in Higher Education (CALHE) will be held in the spring of 2022 on the campus of Missouri Western State University. The CFP can be accessed at The CFP deadline has been extended until Monday, March 7th.

PIVOT-AL 2022 – Virtual Learning
(Pedagogy Innovation Vision Outreach Technology) – Applied Learning

The 2022 conference theme embraces the challenges and opportunities that have faced over the last year.” This broad theme should allow and encourage submissions of applied learning activities in all various forms.  Submissions around the incorporation of applied learning into the virtual education experience are particularly encouraged.   Submissions do not have to directly encompass the theme. We welcome submissions that may address an applied learning activity, community engagement or research, including theoretical and philosophical foundations of applied learning. More detailed submission information can be found at the CFP link above.

General Program:

Thursday, April 21:

  • 7–9p.m. – CALHE Keynote Address, CALHE presentations and discussion

Friday, April 22:

Saturday, April 23:

  • 9a.m.-noon – Celebrating CALHE & PK-12 SCHOOL Partnerships :
    • Engaging K-12 students/ Faculty in applied learning workshops: A celebration and sharing of Applied Learning in the local schools throughout our northwest Missouri region.

CALHE 2022 PIVOT-AL Abstract Submission Portal
Register to Attend CALHE

CALHE is FREE to attend

Please contact Jen Botello at for additional information.

Griffon Office of Applied Learning

Mike Ducey Portrait

Dr. Mike Ducey, Director
Location:  Eder Hall Room 221
Phone: 816.271.4391

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