April Update – New Community Engagement Resources

Articles, Books and Journals

The Aims of Higher Education: Problems of Morality and Justice co-edited by Harry Brighouse and Michael McPherson (McPherson is a former president of Macalester College and former chair of Minnesota Campus Compact)

Building Democracy in ‘Trump Country” by Ben Fink (a University of Minnesota alum)

The Cambridge Handbook of Service Learning and Community Engagement co-edited by Corey Dolgon, Tania D. Mitchell (faculty at the University of Minnesota), and Timothy K. Eatman (Stephen Philion of St. Cloud State University and Julie Plaut of MNCC also contributed)

The Community Engagement Professional in Higher Education: A Competency Model for an Emerging Field edited by Lina D. Dostilio

Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity“: A Report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Confronting Light and Dark” by Colleen Flaherty

The Dangerous Safety of College” by Frank Bruni

The Global Curriculum: A Practical Guide to Teaching and Learning in an Interconnected World by Beatrice John, Guido Caniglia, Leonie Bellina, Daniel J. Lang, Manfred Laubichler

For universities all global challenges are local” by Budd L Hall, Nandita Bhatt and Walter Lepore

Higher Education Exchange 2016 by Deborah Witte, Leonard Cassuto, David Brown, Telma Gimenez, Denis V. Makarov, Etana Jacobi, and David Mathews

How Colleges Can Open Powerful Educational Experiences to Everyone” by Shannon Najmabadi

How to keep students engaged. And on course to graduate.” by Robert Shumer (originally posted in the St. Paul Pioneer Press)

How to Nurture Student Leaders” by André Costopoulos

The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-Learning, Leadership and Social Change Volume 6, Issue 2

The Landscape of Rural Service Learning edited by Randy Stoecker, Nicholas Holton, and Charles Ganzert (Holton is a guest on the Northern Spirit Radio episode below)

Relationships First: Creating Connections that Help Young People Thrive from Search Institute

Success Is What Counts: A Community College Guide to Community Engagement & Strategic Partnerships” from Public Agenda

Support for High-Impact Practices: A New Tool for Administrators” by Adrianna Kezar and Elizabeth Holcombe

You’re More Powerful than You Think: A Citizen’s Guide to Making Change Happen by Eric Liu

Other Resources

Compact Nation Podcast Episode 7 featuring Tania D. Mitchell, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities faculty

Gamestorming (a site with many co-creation tools)

Northern Spirit Radio: Ivory Tower & Salt of the Earth Partners: Rural Service Learning featuring Nicholas Holton and Eva Hagenhofer

A Guide for Applied Sustainability Learning Projects by Fletcher Beaudoin and Katja Brundiers with AASHE