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  • Commins and Kozma named Engaged Faculty Scholars for 2016-17

    (L-R) Dr. Margaret Commins of Queens University of Charlotte and Dr. Cara Kozma of High Point University are the 2016-17 Engaged Faculty Scholars.This month two faculty members in the North Carolina Campus Compact network will begin one-year terms as Engaged Faculty Scholars. Dr. Margaret Commins, an associate professor of political science at Queens University of Charlotte, and Dr. Cara Kozma, an assistant professor of English at High Point University, will be the Compact’s Engaged Faculty Scholars for the 2016 – 2017 academic … Continue Reading
  • Elon’s “Village” project expands to partner with more schools, families

    Jean Rattigan-Rohr is Elon UniversityElon University’s “It Takes a Village” project, a literacy program that assists students who struggle with reading, has received a five-year grant from Oak Foundation totaling $1,015,100. The grant is the largest in the program’s history and supports a recent expansion of the program to provide after-school tutoring at five Alamance-Burlington School System schools. “This generous support from Oak Foundation … Continue Reading
  • AASCU recognizes UNC Charlotte Provost for leadership of civic engagement

    joan-lorden-plater-awardCongratulations to UNC Charlotte‘s Joan Lorden, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, for being the 2016 recipient of the William M. Plater Award for Leadership in Civic Engagement. The national award is presented by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities, as part of the American Democracy Project. Lorden was honored for championing a deeper commitment to civic engagement … Continue Reading
  • Latest edition of Partnerships Journal now available!

    Partnerships Logo_P onlyThe Spring 2016 edition of Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement is now available. North Carolina Campus Compact’s peer-reviewed, online journal is hosted by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and edited by UNCG’s Spoma Jovanovic. The latest issue offers a wealth of resources for new as well as seasoned service-learning faculty and staff. The articles provide insight into community partner needs, … Continue Reading
  • Facing Project comes to 5 campuses in NC

    The Facing ProjectThis fall five NC Campus Compact member schools will begin work on a “facing project,” examining a community issue through the collection and sharing of individual stories. Their efforts will be supported by The Facing Project, a national nonprofit that works to “connect people through stories to strengthen communities.” NC Campus Compact partnered with the Facing Project to select the schools through a competitive application … Continue Reading
  • Introducing the 2016 Election Engagement Fellows

    4fellows_webNorth Carolina Campus Compact, in partnership with the national Campus Election Engagement Project, is working to support non-partisan election engagement activities at campuses throughout our network. We have worked with CEEP in past election seasons, including in 2012 and 2014. Our new initiative began last summer, when the Compact joined a coalition of state and national non-partisan organizations working to promote student … Continue Reading

The Engaged Leaders video series
Dr. Harold L. Martin, Sr., Chancellor
NC A & T State University and
NC Campus Compact Executive Board member