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Community Engagement & Service

Community-Based Learning Events

The Center for Community Engagement & Service offers a series of regular community-based learning events to foster the community of educators and learners here on campus and within the broader community.

Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Conference

slce

April 1st, 2017

The regional Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Conference (SLCE) will be held at Towson University in Towson, MD.

This is always a great event attended by 300 faculty, staff, students and community partners from the DC-Metro area. 

Register by 3/27

Community-Based Learning Faculty Institute

New Faculty Orientation 2007

May 15-25, 2017

The Faculty Summer Institute is a collection of one-day and two-day workshops that allow faculty to come together across disciplines around the common interest of community-based learning as a teaching pedagogy.

Register through CTRL

2017 Faculty Summer Institute Workshop Descriptions

Partnership Brunch

August 2016

This annual event brings together faculty and community partners to discuss potential areas for collaboration over a delicious brunch.

Interested in attending? 

Contact CCES Director, Marcy Fink Campos (mfcampos@american.edu)

Register to attend

Community Partner Fair

Involvement Fair

Each Fall and Spring semester, the Community Partner Fair brings over 20 community organizations to share information and recruit volunteers.

Event details and the list of partners attending will be posted here at the beginning of each semester. 

 

Register

Community-Based Learning Symposium

CBL symposium 2013

November 

The CBL Symposium draws together faculty, students, and community partners to share their experiences, highlight best practices and increase the conversation around community-based learning here at AU.

The Symposium