April Update: New Community Engagement Resources

March 30, 2016

Books, Journals, Articles

Service-Learning to Advance Social Justice in a Time of Radical Inequality. Edited by Alan S. Tinkler, Barri E. Tinkler, Virginia M. Jagla, & Jean R. Strait (from Hamline University).

Journal of College and Character: Volume 17, Issue 1 (2016). Available for free to members of Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA).

Ethnography of a sustainable agriculture program: a case study of a social movement’s inception and growth on a university campus. In Environmental Education Research: Volume 22, Issue 2, 2016.

Civic Engagement Pedagogy in the Community College: Theory and Practice. Edited by Emily Schnee, Alison Better, & Martha Clark Cummings.

Redesigning Civic Education for the Digital Age: Participatory Politics and the Pursuit of Democratic Engagement. By: Joseph Kahne, Erica Hodgin, & Elyse Eidman-Aadahl.

Community Engagement Matters (Now More Than Ever). By Melody Barnes & Paul Schmitz. Stanford Social Innovation Review.

Diversity and Democracy: The Equity Imperative (Winter 2016). Association of American Colleges and Universities. Check out the article on service-learning!

The Mental and Academic Costs of Campus Activism. By Corinne Ruff. The Chronicle of Higher Education.

‘Hunger for Equity’: Students inspire and challenge us to reduce disparities. By Dane Smith. Minn Post.

Publicly Engaged Scholars: Next Generation Engagement and the Future of Higher Education. Edited by: Margaret A. Post, Elaine Ward, Nicholas V. Longo, & John Saltmarsh.

Is Democracy Funding Undemocratic? Funding Civic Engagement in an Era of Protest. By Austin Belali. Nonprofit Quarterly.


Field Guide- Preparing Youth to Thrive: Promising Practices for Social & Emotional Learning.

Curriculum Guide- Systems Change. The Next System TEACH-INS.

Case Study Collection, The National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science.  Free On-line.

Issue Guide- Economic Vitality: How can we improve our communities? National Issues Forums.

Incorporating Critical Race Theory into Civic Engagement Programs: A Resource Guide for Higher Education Professionals. Niki Messmore & Jessica Davis.

The Raising of America: Watch all five episodes for FREE online April 1-17.