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Recent Publications & Presentations by USM Faculty & Staff

Publications:

Gerstenblatt, P. (2014). Community as Agency: Community Partner Experiences with Service LearningJournal of Community Engagement and Scholarship, 7(2).

Johnson, P. (2012). Groupwork, 22(2).                                                                                       [Note: there are multiple articles by multiple USM faculty in this journal issue]

Keuch, R., Sanford, R. (2014). Science Bowl Academic Competitions and Perceived Benefits of Engaging Students Outside the Classroom. Science Education and Civic Engagement: An International Journal, 6(2), 30-36.

Vazquez Jacobus, M., Ahmed, H., and Jalali, R. (2013). “My daughter does not know how to 
make the chappati”: Understanding food access among African immigrants in Lewiston, ME. 
Metropolitan Universities Journal, 23(3), 79-94.

Presentations:

DeForest, Craig. (2014, March). Community Engagement in the Online Classroom. Presentation at the Indiana Campus Compact 4th Annual Service Engagement Summit. Indiannapolis, IN.

Gerstenblatt, Paula. (2014, February). Foundations of Service-Learning Pedagogy. Presentation as part of University of Southern Maine's Office of Engaged Learning Engaged Teaching Series. Portland, ME.

Gerstenblatt, Paula. (2014, April). Community Engaged Scholarship. Presentation as part of University of Southern Maine's Office of Engaged Learning Engaged Teaching Series. Portland, ME.

Stutzman, Tracy. (2014, March). Developing Reciprocal & Sustainable Community Partnerships. Presentation as part of University of Southern Maine's Office of Engaged Learning Engaged Teaching Series. Portland, ME.

Vazquez Jacobus, M. (2013, September). The Identity of the Community Engaged
Scholar and Institutional Challenges to Community Engagement Work. Presentation at New England Resource Center for Higher Education Annual Lynton Colloquium. Boston, MA.