Fellowship Schedule

Please view the below schedule of the 2022-23 Fellowship year for an example of the schedule and what the reports and meetings entail.

May:

Special Event- Orientation at the Zion Retreat Center (Galveston, TX)- May 21

June:

Monthly Report- due June 6

Monthly Meeting- June 5th, 6-8pm

Location: Houston (McGovern), Galveston, TAMU/PVAMU, and Round Rock (satellite locations)

Subject: Public Health Basics

Speakers: Carol Jacob: Creating your needs assessment; Allie Danziger: Working with your site and Ampersand

Breakout Group: Trusting the Wisdom of the Group- sharing your boulders and gaining ideas from fellow Fellows

July:

Monthly Report- due July 5

Monthly Meeting- July 12, 6-8pm

Location: Houston (McGovern), Galveston, TAMU/PVAMU, and Round Rock (satellite locations)

Subject: Public Health Basics

Speakers: Dr. Sandra Parsons: Group facilitation and teaching in breakout sessions; John Davis, FFL: Outcome Measurements

Optional- Special Workshop on productivity, project planning, and work-life balance with Dr. Narath Carlile, Founder of Make Time Flow- July 23

August:​​

Monthly Report- due August 8

Monthly Meeting- August 16, 6-8pm

Location: All Zoom

Subject: Public Health Basics

Speakers: Abby Basset: Networking; Kayla Semien: Media Training; Dr. David Savage: Fundraising

Breakout Group: Trusting the Wisdom of the Group- sharing your boulders and gaining ideas from fellow Fellows

September:

Monthly Report- due September 6

Monthly Meeting- September 13, 6-8pm

Location: All Zoom

Subject: Understanding Your Population and Communicating Your Story

Speakers: Breakout Groups with speakers working in specific populations; Gail Glasser: Fundraising

Special Event- Celebration of Service Luncheon at the Junior League of Houston- September 28, 11am-1:30pm

October:

Monthly Report- due October 3

Monthly Meeting- October 17, 6-8pm

Location: Houston (Dr. Link's House)

Subject: Communities and Community Work

Speakers: Pancho Argüelles: Viewing Our Work Through a Social Justice Lens; Breakout Groups on Pancho's topic

November:

Monthly Report- due November 7

Monthly Meeting- November 14, 6-8pm

Location: Houston (McGovern), Galveston, TAMU/PVAMU, and Round Rock (satellite locations)

Subject: Understanding the Communities' Perspective and Agencies that Center Their Work on the Community

Speakers: Panel of individuals with lived experience; Hannah Terry: FAM Houston and working with the community

Breakout Group: Trusting the Wisdom of the Group- sharing your boulders and gaining ideas from fellow Fellows

December:

Monthly Report- due December 5

Holiday Party with the Board at Dr. Link's House- December 8, 6-8pm

January:

Monthly Report- due January 9

Monthly Meeting- January 18, 6-8pm

Location: Houston (The United Way), Galveston, TAMU/PVAMU, and Round Rock (satellite locations)

Subject: Self Care

Speakers: Micki Fine: Mindfulness; Shadhi Mansoori, Current Fellow: guiding a yoga session

February:

Monthly Report- due February 6

Monthly Meeting- February 15

Location: Houston (McGovern), Galveston, TAMU/PVAMU, and Round Rock (satellite locations)

Subject: Leadership

Speakers: Dan Snare: Leadership

Breakout Group: Trusting the Wisdom of the Group- sharing your boulders and gaining ideas from fellow Fellows

March:

Monthly Report- due March 6

Monthly Meeting- March 7

Location: Houston (McGovern), Galveston, TAMU/PVAMU, and Round Rock (satellite locations)

Subject: Lived Experience

Speakers: Judy's Mission; Lou Weaver

Breakout Group: Trusting the Wisdom of the Group- sharing your boulders and gaining ideas from fellow Fellows

April:

Monthly Report- due April 3

Monthly Meeting- April TBD

May:

Special Event- An Evening of Difference at the Cooley Center at UTHealth- May 4, 6-8pm