Sage Cafe

Where Community Thought Leaders Share Ideas and Stories

Sage will provide a forum for community thought leaders to present research and share ideas, stories, and experiences in a socially and intellectually stimulating environment. Sage will take a multi-faceted and intergenerational approach, enabling participants to interact with Goucher faculty, staff, students, and field professionals to learn about a wide variety of topics. Through Sage, shareholders will be able to witness in real-time Goucher's commitment to lifelong learning.


Mondays & Wednesdays, March 25 - May 1, 2019 (6 weeks; 12 twelve presentations in total)

Programs begin at 10 am, and dismiss by 11:30 am.  Sample agenda:

10:00 am: Settle in, mingle, and help yourself to light refreshments

10:15 am: Presentation begins and runs for 45-minutes

11:00 am: Question and Answer

11:20 am: Closing Comments

11:30 am: Dismissal

Please feel free to explore the campus amenities, including the Library, Alice's Cafe, the Student Market, and the Mary Fisher Dining Hall

Full schedule of programs forthcoming - stay tuned!


The pool of presenters for Sage programming will include esteemed Goucher faculty, staff, students, professionals in the field, and community thought leaders. We also encourage Sage participants to pitch proposals for topics they would like to present as a field expert. 


$30 per week (Monday and Wednesday of the same week)

$150 for the 6-week series (12 presentations in total) for the best value 


Advance registration is required through the Sage website