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
Pen to Paper: A Writing Retreat in Dumas Bay Centre, Washington
Focused on Writing With, For, and About Service and Engagement: August 26-28
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 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.