North Carolina Campus Compact builds the capacity of colleges and universities to produce civically-engaged graduates and strengthen communities.
  • 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
  • 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

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Dr. Harold L. Martin, Sr., Chancellor
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NC Campus Compact Executive Board member