Michael Hebbeler, M.A.

Director, Discernment and Advocacy Education
Office Phone: 
574-631-5779
Office Address: 
132 Geddes Hall
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Michael serves as the director of Discernment and Advocacy Education. He accompanies students exploring their respective vocations and trains them in community organizing and advocacy work. He is a member of the Near Northwest Neighborhood and provides leadership to Faith in St. Joe County, a faith-based organizing initiative that cultivates power through relationship-building across religious, racial and economic differences.

His articles and artwork have appeared in ARTS: The Arts in Religious and Theological Studies, America Magazine, and South Bend's annual Art and Social Justice Exhibition. He co-founded the Sappy Moffitt Baseball League, where his South Shore Liners remain a perennial contender.


Publications & Presentations

2015

2015

 

Hebbeler, M. (2015, May). Charcoal in the Classroom: Refashioning the Academic Landscape through Art. Presented at the College Theology Society 61st Annual Convention. University of Portland, Portland, OR. 

Hebbeler, M. (2015, February). From Service to Justice: Seeking Systemic Change through the Development and Implementation of Advocacy Campaigns on College Campuses. Presented at the IMPACT Conference, Los Angeles, CA. 

2013

2013

Hebbeler, M. (2013, November). Entitlement to Enlightenment: Working with Volunteers (and their families) in the Age of Entitlement. Presented at the Catholic Volunteer Network 35th Annual Conference, Silver Spring, MD. 

Hebbeler, M. (2013, March). CRS Advocates: University Students Effecting Change in U.S. Policy Toward Africa. Presented at the Africa Faith and Justice Network 30th Anniversary Conference. University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN. 

2012

2012

Hebbeler, M. (2012, July). A Guide to Student Formation through Vocational Discernment. Presented at the  Association for Student Affairs at Catholic Colleges and Universities 13th Annual Conference. University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN. 

Hebbeler, M. (2012, October). Educating the Notre Dame Football Team through Community Partnerships. Presented at the National Society for Experiential Education 38th Annual Conference. Milwaukee, WI. 

Hebbeler, M. (2012). Communion, Conversion, Solidarity. Church Life: A Journal for the New Evangelization, 1,  6-8.

Hebbeler, M. (2012, November). Continuing Mission (and getting paid for it): Volunteer Transition from Service to Employment. Presented at the Catholic Volunteer Network 34th Annual Conference, Cincinnati, OH. 

2011

2011

Hebbeler, M. (2011, November). Best Practices in Campus Recruitment. Presented at the Catholic Volunteer Network 33rd Annual Conference. Philadelphia, PA. 

2009

2009

Hebbeler, M. (2009, May). A Story-Formed Life: Dorothy Day’s Encounter with The Brothers Karamazov. Presented at the College Theology Society 55th Annual Convention. University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN. 

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Upcoming Events

January 2019

23
2019 Social Concerns Fair
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

February 2019

01
Higgins Lunchtime Labor RAPS
Friday, February 1, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
22
Labor Café
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

March 2019

01
Higgins Lunchtime Labor RAPS
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
21
Pre-Conference Workshop: Restorative Justice on Catholic Campuses
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm
21
2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
22
2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference
Friday, March 22, 2019 - 7:30am to 9:30pm
23
2019 Catholic Social Tradition Conference
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 8:00am to 4:30pm
29
Labor Café
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

April 2019

05
Been & Seen Series
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
12
Higgins Lunchtime Labor RAPS
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
26
Labor Café
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

June 2019

04
Community Engagement Faculty Institute
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, June 6, 2019 (All day)