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ERCC 2015: Sneak Peak of Pre-conference Institutes

The 2015 Eastern Region Campus Compact Conference will take place October 14-16 in Newark, New Jersey on the theme Moving Us Forward: At the Intersection of Community Engagement and Collective Impact. The preconference institutes have been announced, and include renowned scholars and practioners presenting on a variety of topics that link to the conference’s theme of advancing understanding of the intersection of collective impact and community engagement. The pre-conference institute include: Title: Making it Count: Developing Institutional Strategies for Rewarding Engaged Scholarship in Promotion and Tenure 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. Full day pre-conference institute (#1) Presenters: KerryAnn O’Meara, University of…

2015 Honor Roll Application Technical Assistance

If your institution is applying for the President’s Honor Roll, there are Webinars and Conference calls available to assist you in filling out the application scheduled throughout April. Applications are due May 1st. Learn more about the Honor Roll at http://www.nationalservice.gov/special-initiatives/honor-roll Webinar 1 – Thursday April 9, 2015 at 2:00pm ET To acces the Webinar, please click here and use the following information below: Webinar Meeting Number: 645-330-704 Webinar Meeting Password: Welcome1 Call-In Information: Toll free dial-in: 888-677-5806 | Participant passcode: 5848815 Webinar 2 – Tuesday April 14, 2015 at 2:00pm ET ​To acces the Webinar, please click here and use the following information below: Webinar Meeting Number:643-351-071 Webinar Meeting Password:Welcome1 Call-In…

Urban Semester Study Abroad Program Opportunity for Current Students

From UConn Urban & Community Studies Program: Students at the University of Connecticut have been participating in the UConn Urban Semester program since 1968, a Study Abroad program in the City of Hartford. We are happy to announce that we are now inviting students in colleges and universities from across the globe to join us. The focus of Urban Semester is intensive internships in non-profit and government organizations throughout Hartford. For three and a half days a week, students work with professionals in the organizations to resolve urban problems. The program offers a wide variety of internship opportunities to meet the academic and…

UNH Hosts Presentation on New Haven

The Academic Service-Learning Office at University of New Haven and United Way of Greater New Haven will be providing an overview and introduction to our community. United Way of Greater New Haven will provide a comprehensive picture of Connecticut by introducing ALICE, which stands for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed and represents the population of individuals and families who are working, but are unable to afford the basic necessities of housing, food, child care, health care, and transportation. The United Way ALICE Report provides county-by-county, and town-level data on the state of financial instability, among households. Please join in this interactive presentation about Greater New Haven…

2015 CT Higher Education Community Service Awards

The Connecticut Higher Education Community Service Awards recognize community service activities conducted by college students, faculty and staff statewide. Nominations are being accepted through Thursday, March 12th– view the guidelines and nomination form online. The 2015 Awards reception will be held on Tuesday, April 14, at 3:00 p.m. at the State Capitol, Room 310. Information and Eligibility All nominees and their nominating institutions will be recognized at the award ceremony. The awards recognize students and faculty/staff for service completed during an academic year. All nominations must be submitted using the online nomination form and be received from the community service contact designated by the college…