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Upcoming Opportunities for Faculty

Equity Centered Community Engaged Learning Community of Practice – Spring 2024 

This Community of Practice is designed for faculty members looking to learn more or refresh their knowledge of community-engaged learning. Using the 2022 book Faculty Service-Learning Guidebook: Enacting Equity-Centered Teaching, Partnerships, and Scholarship, group members will have the opportunity to work on creating a new course, revise a current course, or (re)design a major course assignment. The Community of Practice will hold 4 meetings in the spring 2024 semester as well as a final gathering in August or September 2024. In addition to presentations from guest presenters, group members will have the opportunity to share and receive feedback from peers about their ongoing revision projects. A $1000 stipend will be provided to group members for session participation and submission of a final product (syllabus or course assignment). 

Group meetings: 12:30-2:30pm, Fridays: February 2, March 1, April 5. (Lunch provided at meetings) Final Spring 24 meeting and Fall 24 meeting dates TBD by group members.  

To Apply: Please submit a letter of interest, by December 15, including proposed new or revised course or assignment to directed to Laura Megivern, Interim Executive Director of CCLA.  

Anti-Racist Community Engagement Book Discussion Group – Fall 2024 

Faculty, staff, and community partner organization staff are invited to join a book discussion group for Fall 2024 on the 2023 publication Anti-Racist Community Engagement. We will have four group meetings; books and refreshments provided. This discussion group is appropriate for all levels of experience with community engaged learning. 

Meetings will be Thursdays, 9:00-10:15pm: September 19, October 17, November 14, and December 12.

Space is limited (first come first serve) – Sign up by Friday, August 2 by emailing us at Please also share if you have suggestions for others to invite!

Note – if this schedule does not work for you, we plan to offer this book discussion group again in Spring 2025. 

Civic Engagement Fund Applications

The final deadline for applications for the Civic Engagement Fund is quickly approaching! Learn more about the categories of funding and application instructions at our Civic Engagement Fund page. All funds must be used by June 30, 2024.  

Share Your Work!

CCLA is collecting information about faculty community-engaged work in preparation for our upcoming Community Impact Assessment as well as plan for future faculty development opportunities. Please take a moment to share about what kind of work you do with community organizations in our brief survey.

Community Engaged Scholarship Publication Opportunities

Looking for a venue to publish your work? The Engagement Scholarship Consortium maintains a list of journals which publish scholarly work including community-based and engaged research, public scholarship, service-learning and pedagogy. Submission timelines vary; please refer to the list for individual publication guidelines. 

If your work has been published recently, please share with us at

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