North Carolina Campus Compact builds the capacity of colleges and universities to produce civically-engaged graduates and strengthen communities.
 
  • 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
  • Fourteen VISTA host sites planned for 2016-17

    vista logoNC Campus Compact plans to place VISTA members at 14 campus and community host sites in the coming project year: August 2016 – July 2017.  NC Campus Compact AmeriCorps VISTA members support the Compact’s mission of community engagement and the VISTA mission of fighting poverty by building campus-community partnerships that serve low-income people. We look forward to supporting the good work … Continue Reading
  • Five NC students recognized as 2016 Newman Civic Fellows

    NatCClogoNational Campus Compact has announced the 218 students chosen to receive the 2016 Newman Civic Fellows Award, including 5 fellows from North Carolina colleges and universities. This award honors the late Frank Newman, one of Campus Compact’s founders and a tireless advocate for the civic engagement of higher education. “We are fortunate to have the opportunity to celebrate such an extraordinary … Continue Reading
  • Alternative spring break is a renewing experience for Marshall Scholarship recipient

    marshall 2Special Guest Post by Madison Wilcox Some think that week long service trips don’t accomplish much and that it’s just putting a Band-Aid on a much bigger problem. I knew this wasn’t true because I have seen just a small act of kindness go a much longer way. Through small acts of service, Alternative Break Programs like the ones at … Continue Reading
  • Compact partners with NC DPI for “Give Five, Read Five”

    For the past three years, the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction’s Give Five –Read Five campaign has given students more than 946,000 new and gently used books to take home to read over the summer and keep as their very own. North Carolina Campus Compact is excited to be a new partner for this statewide initiative. “Give Five – Read Five has … Continue Reading

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