Full Name
Christine Cress
Professor, community-engaged Learning
Portland State University
Speaker Bio
Dr. Christine Cress is Professor of Educational Leadership and Community-Engaged Learning at Portland State University. Former Fulbright Senior Scholar to Middle East Technical University in Turkey, she has conducted over 200 trainings on intercultural communication, community engagement, social justice, and educational equity across North America, Europe, India, and Japan. She is lead author of the internationally best-selling book, “Learning through Serving: A Student Guidebook for Service-Learning Across Academic Disciplines and Cultural Communities.”