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Conferences and Associations

Campus Compact

Campus Compact is a national coalition of over 900 college and university presidents committed to the civic purpose of higher education. The site contains a variety of useful information including syllabus examples, articles on civic engagement, grants, and publications.

Campus Compact of Oregon

Campus Compact of Oregon is a state affiliate chapter of Campus Compact, a national coalition of over 900 college and university presidents committed to the civic purposes of higher education.

Syllabus Project

Over 200 exemplary community-based learning syllabi across a wide variety of disciplines.

NASPA: Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement

The NASPA Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) focus area supports discussion, educational programming, and professional development to help student affairs professionals provide students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to make a difference in their communities. To enhance and develop your understanding of CLDE, this focus area shares information from NASPA’s Lead Initiative, knowledge communities, NASPA conferences and events, and research and publications.

The Corporation for National and Community Service

This Corporation for National and Community Service website contains information on CNCS’s three main programs: AmeriCorps, Learn and Serve America, and National Senior Service Corps. Contains information on grants and higher education programs.

AACC – Horizons Service Learning Project

The goals of the American Association of Community College national project, Horizons Service Learning Project, Community Colleges Broadening Horizons through Service Learning, are to build on established foundations to integrate service learning into the institutional climate of community colleges, and to increase the number, quality, and sustainability of service-learning programs and community-based learning through an information clearinghouse, data collection and analysis, model programs, training, and technical assistance, publications, and referrals.

Community Service and Service Learning Professionals in Higher Education

The Community Service and Service Learning Professionals in Higher Education is a Facebook Group for college and university service learning, community service, civic engagement, and volunteer programs professionals to network and share ideas. A space to network with colleagues, share resources, ask questions, post jobs, etc.