Service Year + Higher Ed Innovation Challenge Pitch Day

The Service Year + Higher Ed Innovation Challenge Pitch Day will be held on April 12 at the Aspen Institute in Washington, DC. During the Pitch Day, public and private higher ed institutions from across the country will pitch their best ideas for integrating service years on their campuses. For more information, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/service-year-higher-ed-innovation-challenge-pitch-day-tickets-22751313792.

Featured Member: Alexis Ehrhardt

The Center for Community Engagement and Career Competitiveness (CCECC) at Averett University strives to be the regional hub that links students and faculty with community partners, both to create distinct learning experiences and career opportunities and to strengthen the social and economic vitality of our region. Each initiative at the CCECC is based in our Read more about Featured Member: Alexis Ehrhardt[…]

Featured Member: Brad Brewer

The Center for Community Engagement is the catalyst and hub for community engagement efforts at Christopher Newport University. The Center is home to many academic and co-curricular developmental programs, including the Bonner Service Scholars Program, Service Distinction Program, and the minor in Civic Engagement and Social Entrepreneurship. We are fortunate to have the strong support Read more about Featured Member: Brad Brewer[…]

Featured Member: Cassie Powell

Engagement is vital to the University of Richmond community. This engagement takes the form of community service trips, ongoing community partnerships, engaged scholarship, and campus-wide events. The Bonner Center for Civic Engagement is the heart of the service community on campus, and through its wonderful faculty and staff, the Bonner Center maintains close partnerships with Read more about Featured Member: Cassie Powell[…]

Collaborative Curiosity: Designing Community-Engaged Research

This summer, Virginia Commonwealth University is offering a doctoral-level, connected learning course called Collaborative Curiosity: Designing Community-Engaged Research (CEnR). This online course is available to the general public as a MOOC (not for academic credit) as well as for academic credit. Please share information about this course with your campus and community-based colleagues. VCU is Read more about Collaborative Curiosity: Designing Community-Engaged Research[…]

Now Available: Fall 2015 Volume of the VA Engage Journal

The Fall 2015 volume of the VA Engage Journal, an engaged scholarship project of the VA Engage Network, is now available at scholarship.richmond.edu/vaej/. This volume includes work by undergraduate and graduate students representing Old Dominion University, Shenandoah University, University of Richmond, Virginia Military Institute, and Washington and Lee University. To learn more about the VA Engage Read more about Now Available: Fall 2015 Volume of the VA Engage Journal[…]

Virginia Governor’s Volunteerism and Community Service Awards

Nominations for the 2016 Virginia Governor‘s Volunteerism & Community Service Awards are due December 16, 2015. These awards are presented by the Governor‘s Advisory Board on Service and Volunteerism and Service at the Virginia Department of Social Services, on behalf of the Office of the Governor. There is a special category for Educational Institutions. From Read more about Virginia Governor’s Volunteerism and Community Service Awards[…]

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