Civic Action Planning and Implementation Institute

On January 17, 2019, Iowa Campus Compact will host a second Civic Action Planning and Implementation Institute at the University of Iowa.  REGISTRATION IS NOW AVAILABLE AND CLOSES ON JANUARY 9, 2019. In 2016, member presidents and chancellors from across Wisconsin signed the National Campus Compact Civic Action Statement. The statement includes a commitment to develop and share a Civic Action Plan within a year. Nine member campuses in WI have submitted plans, and more are in the planning stages now. Several have also entered into the implementation phase. Similar participation was seen across Iowa. By attending this Institute, teams from member campuses will have the opportunity to consider…

Midwest Campus Compact Conference Call for Proposals

MIDWEST CAMPUS COMPACT CONFERENCE CALL FOR PROPOSALS Deadline: February 8, 2019 2019 Midwest Campus Compact Conference “Dispatches from the Midwest: Community, Collaboration, and Critical Perspectives” May 29 – 31, 2019 @ University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN CONFERENCE OVERVIEW The Campus Compacts of the Great Plains, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin invite proposals for the 2019 Midwest Campus Compact Conference, which will take place May 29 – 31, 2019, at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Whether you are new to community-engaged learning and scholarship, curious about learning the basics of community-campus partnerships, or a…

Marquette University Community Engagement Symposium

MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT SYMPOSIUM Deepening Partnerships in Pursuit of Social Justice Nov. 13, 2018 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Alumni Memorial Union 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. November 13, 2018, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. 2018 Symposium Keynote Speaker: Dr. Howard Fuller Registration

Medical College of Wisconsin Community Engagement Conference

Medical College of Wisconsin Community Engagement Conference Fall Conference Registration Now Open! Registration is now open for the Community Engagement Fall Conference: Growing as a Leader through Community Engagement. Join MCW’s Office of Community Engagement on Thursday, November 1, and explore how community engagement provides opportunities for developing leadership potential. Good leaders and effective community-engaged professionals share many of the same qualities. During the Community Engagement Fall Conference, we’ll explore these commonalities across the community-academic partnership spectrum. You will also have the opportunity to learn from a visiting keynote in addition to MCW faculty, staff, and community partners who are…

2018-2019 Webinar Series

2018-2019 Webinar Series Campus Compact’s 2018-2019 webinar series takes the great and varied work happening on the ground around the country and brings it straight to your desk. Topics touch on issues of relevance to faculty, staff, students, and their partners in education and community building. Be sure to tune in to each session for information, tools, and resources to support and inspire you. The 2018-2019 webinar series is being offered free of charge, but all attendees must register.

2018 Healthiest State Summit webinar

As we prepare for the 2018 Healthiest State Summit, please join us for a webinar hosted by the Racism Declaration Workgroup. As one of the six health equity priorities identified during the 2017 Healthiest State Agenda Setting Convening, the Racism Declaration workgroup has engaged Dr. Monique Liston to provide a webinar to prepare participants for their time at the Racism Declaration Action Space at the Summit. Please note: All are welcome to join regardless of whether they are registered for the Action Space Session or for the Summit.   Webinar Details: Understanding Racism as a Public Health Issue Date and Time: September 6, 2018 12:00 PM-1:00…

WiCC 2018 Regional Meetings!

WiCC Fall Regional Meetings:  Mark Your Calendars!!  REGISTRATION OPEN October 3:  Moraine Park Technical College (Fond du Lac) October 8:  UW Superior October 12:  UW Parkside (Kenosha) November 9:  Western Technical College (LaCrosse)

Civic Action Plan Implementation Retreat

Implementing Your Civic Action Plan: A Retreat for Chief Academic and Student Affairs Officers and Civic Action Plan Implementation Teams Edgewood College President, Dr. Scott Flanagan, welcomed the group For the Civic Action Plan signatory campuses, CCWI hosted a free Civic Action Plan Implementation Retreat in Summer 2017, specifically designed for staff members from the chancellor’s / president’s offices, Provosts / Chief Academic Affairs Officers, Chief Student Affairs Officers, and select members of the campus Civic Action Planning Design Team. Participants were able to network with other chief administrators from across the country who have leveraged their positions to advance community engagement projects on…

Civic Action Statement

To advance the public purposes of higher education, presidents and chancellors across the U.S. in collaboration with Campus Compact affirm the following statements, which characterize our current commitments and name the ideals toward which we will work with renewed dedication, focus, and vigor. We empower our students, faculty, staff, and community partners to co-create mutually respectful partnerships in pursuit of a just, equitable, and sustainable future for communities beyond the campus—nearby and around the world. We prepare our students for lives of engaged citizenship, with the motivation and capacity to deliberate, act, and lead in pursuit of the public good….