Content tagged with : Books & Resources

January Community Engagement Resources

Case Studies of Community-Academic Partnerships Established Using the Give-Get Grid Model Describes three case study experiences using the Give-Get Grid, a process tool used to assess stakeholders’ expected benefits (“gets”) and contributions (“gives”) needed to establish and maintain long-term, mutually advantageous community–academic partnerships. Celebrating ‘Builders’ and ‘Burners’ in Student Activism by Chris Purcell A graduate student’s opinion piece arguing that it is wrong for higher education administrations to narrowly reward and uplift student activism that makes them most comfortable. Faculty Hopes: What do our higher-ed teachers want for their students? by Andy Tix Discusses how faculty desire that their students develop during college and…

December Community Engagement Resources

How Universities Foster Economic Growth—and Democracy by Richard Florida Discusses the role that universities play in urban economic development.

October Community Engagement Resources

The Case for Academic Freedom: Student opinions, faculty standards by Nancy Thomas Explores the recent court case involving academic freedom amidst controversial political issue discussions and course content at public institutions.

September Community Engagement Resources

“Neighbourhood Emplaced Centers: A Trend Within American Urban Community-University Engagement” by Lina Dostilio

August Community Engagement Resources

August Community Engagement Resources – Articles, books, journals, and other resources and materials

July Community Engagement Resources

Deliberative Pedagogy: Teaching and Learning for Democratic Engagement by Timothy J Shaffer, Nicholas V. Longo, Idit Manosevitch, and Maxine S. Thomas

June Update – New Community Engagement Resources

Articles, Books, and Journals “Colleges Should Put Their Money Where Their Ideals Are” by Sandra Goldmark

May Update – New Community Engagement Resources

The Community Engagement Professional in Higher Education edited by Lina D. Dostilio

April Update – New Community Engagement Resources

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

March Update – New Community Engagement Resources

February 28, 2017

“The Fix We’re In: What Americans Have to Say About Opportunity, Inequality and the System They Feel Is Failing Them” – from Public Agenda, suggests ways to engage common themes and the challenges they represent in productive ways

February Update – New Community Engagement Resources

“Putting Community First in Social Innovation Education” by Alan Harlam, Lizzie Pollock, and Gaby Gonzalez, Stanford Social Innovation Review

January Update – New Community Engagement Resources

Critical Competences for Social Impact Leaders by Romy Kraemer

New December Community Engagement Resources

Five Things Student Affairs Professionals Can Do To Institutionalize Civic Engagement by Laura E. Sponsler and Matthew Hartley

November Update: New Community Engagement Resources

Facilitating Political Dialogues Workshop by the Institute for Democracy and Higher Education

October Update: New Community Resources

Doing the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, edited by Jacqueline M. Dewar and Curtis D. Bennett -includes chapters on engaged teaching and learning

September Update: New Community Engagement Resources

Civic Professionalism: A Pathway to Practical Wisdom for the Liberal Arts by Amy Kortiz and Paul Schadewald