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January 18th
College and university campuses and their leadership across the country were charged in March, 2016 by National Campus Compact to sign the Campus Compact 30th Anniversary Commitments and Action Statement.  Dr. Harvey Kesselman, President of Stockton …
January 18th
Executive Summary Building an Engaged University St. Cloud State University has a long-standing commitment to working with on- and off-campus constituents to address issues impacting our campus, community, and world. Our new strategic plan, “Buildin…
January 18th
At the core of NCC’s commitment to community engagement is the Center for Civic and Community Engagement.  Founded in 2014, the Center is a direct result of committee discussions based on one of the College’s five original strategic focus…
January 18th
Executive Summary Indiana University Southeast (IUS) located in New Albany, IN has a history of meeting the needs of the region and surrounding community stretching back to its inception. The institution founded in 1941 had as its mission to provide acces…
January 18th
Executive Summary In October 2016, Keene State College’s President Huot charged a Civic Action Plan (CAP) Workgroup to prepare the Campus Compact CAP. The group considered a number of models including the National Survey of Student Engagement, the N…

Congratulations to all the Gulf-South Summit Award Winners - Savannah, GA

The mission of the Gulf-South Summit on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement through Higher Education is to promote networking among practitioners, research, ethical practices, reciprocal campus-community partnerships, sustainable programs, and a culture of engagement and public awareness through service-learning and other forms of civic engagement.

The Gulf-South Summit is proud to present five awards recognizing the hard work and dedication of outstanding people and programs in the field of service-learning and civic engagement in higher education. Please take the time to think of those especially dedicated and competent colleagues you have working around you and nominate one or more for a coveted Gulf-South Summit Award! Recipients of each award will receive a plaque in recognition of their accomplishments and a $500 monetary award. To learn more, visit our awards page.

2016 Award Winners

Service-Learning Partnerships Journal

The latest edition of Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement, is available. This online journal is peer-reviewed by North Carolina Campus Compact and includes the following topics:

  • Struggling Together: Collaboration as Ethical Practice
  • Navigating Service in Untenured Waters: What it Means to be a Service-Learning Mentor
  • Using a Large Scale Service-Learning Project for Shaping Collaborative Outcomes and Skills

Learn more