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On Writing a Civic Action Plan

Reflections from Fitchburg State:  As half-time faculty coordinator of Fitchburg State University’s Crocker Center for Civic Engagement, I was tasked by my provost in the fall of 2016 to put together the university’s Civic Action Plan (CAP)—a plan which integrated both curricular and co-curricular activities, and one which incorporated as many facets of the campus community as possible, including Housing, Financial Services, Capital Planning, Student Affairs, and the various academic disciplines.  Having just attended Campus Compact’s Civic Action Planning Institute with my dean and director of assessment, I felt as prepared as I was ever going to be for the…