Evaluation Cafe

The Evaluation Center at Western Michigan University offers lectures, seminars, group work and presentations through the Evaluation Cafe to enhance knowledge and skills in the field of evaluation.

"No evaluation café - spring break"

Date: March 6, 2019

Presenter: NONE - Spring Break

"Comparing success and failure cases to support effective program implementation"

Date: March 13, 2019

Presenter: Jonathan Morell, Ph.D., Editor of Evaluation and Program Planning; Director of Evaluation at Syntek; Melinda Davey, Senior Analyst at Jacobs Engineering Group

"Urban Socioecological systems: Food security and sustainability"

Date: March 20, 2019

Presenter: Stephanie White, Ph.D., International Research & Development Specialist - Department of Community Sustainability at MSU

"preformative and developmental evaluation: working without established dimensions of merit"

Date: March 27, 2019

Presenter: Michael Kiella, Ph.D., IDPE Alum and Private Consultant 

"no evaluation café - public school spring break"

Date: April 3, 2019

Presenter: NONE - Public School Spring Break

"Scaling what works: evaluation for reinvention and adaptation"

Date: FRIDAY April 12, 2019

Presenter: R. Sam Larson, Ph.D., Assistant Dean of Finance and Operations - College of Education at MSU