Service-Learning & Volunteering

Faculty Opportunities

Webinar: Held on June 18th

Housing Insecurity & Homelessness

Join Campus Compact for a webinar discussing the issue of housing insecurity and homelessness on college campuses. This webinar will focus on supporting students from a student life perspective, but can be helpful for anyone in a student-facing role on campus. You are welcome to register ahead of time for this webinar. 

The International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) Annual Conference: July 18-20 

The annual IARSLCE conference is a scholarly venue to disseminate new knowledge on service-learning and community engagement. The focus of presentations, symposia, and keynotes is on research incorporating a variety of theoretical methodologies and perspectives. The conference also serves as a gathering place for networking and association business meetings for members. A significant component of the conference is the mentoring of graduate students and new faculty members interested in advancing their own research agendas in this field. Learn more about the Conference here. 

UNH Writing Academy: Building a Scholarly Life

August 15-17.

Find more information about the Writing Academy for faculty here. 

Pen to Paper: A Writing Retreat in Dumas Bay Centre, Washington

Focused on Writing With, For, and About Service and Engagement: August 26-28

Find information about Registration and Participation in this Retreat here. 

Community Action Partnership Annual Convention: August 28-31

Note: Award and Scholarship Submissions due June 6th

The Keynote Speaker will be Kathryn Edin, who is one of the nation’s leading poverty researchers, working in the domains of welfare and low-wage work, family life, and neighborhood contexts. Learn more about Convention Registration as well as Award & Scholarship submissions.

Request for Proposals: Due September 1st

Sub-grants available under Campuses for Environmental Stewardship program

This grant opportunity is focused on supporting campuses committed to curricular innovation and environmental stewardship. Learn more about this grant here.  

Engagement Scholarship Consortium

Annual Conference: Transforming Higher Education Through Engaged Scholarship: September 30-October 3

The 19th Annual Conference will be held at the University of Minnesota. Find registration information here. 

The Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

Annual Conference: Partnering for Equity: October 22-24

The 2018 CUMU Annual Conference challenges each of us to reflect on the changing role of our urban-serving institutions in tackling major themes through an equity lens. Learn more about the Conference and its major themes here. 

NEW: A Service-Learning Certificate Program 

Offered: Fall of 2018

The certificate will be offered online with some synchronous meetings and will be for high school and college faculty, undergraduate and graduate education majors, instructional designers, student life and community professionals.  The certificate will cover the practical aspects of Service-Learning, both for the traditional classroom or online. For more information about the course, see the program flyer

Save the Date: 9th Annual Service Engagement Summit

Listen. Talk. Transform. In Indianapolis February 25-26, 2019.

More information found here.

Save the Date: Engaged Scholarship Consortium 2019

The 20th Annual Conference will be held on October 6-9, 2019 in Denver, Colorado at Colorado State University.