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Registration Now Open for Student Conference

Students can now register for Connecticut Campus Compact (CTCC)’s first annual student leadership conference Beyond the Selfie: Linking Identity, Community, and Social Change. This one-day student leadership conference will create a dedicated space for students who are committed to civic engagement, social justice, and social change. This year’s theme is designed to provide a framework where students […]

Live stream: A Conversation with His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama on “What does it mean to be in the service of all nations?”

His Holiness the Dalai Lama will reflect on the meaning of service, why serve, what makes service a human value, and what some of the wider considerations are when thinking about serving with intention and meaning. Held at Princeton University, the event will include scholars as respondents and 150 students who will engage His […]

Lecture by Dr. Lorilee Sandmann: If the answer is community engaged scholarship, what is the question?

On October 28th, the Office of Public Engagement at UConn will welcome Dr. Lorilee Sandmann to present. Her presentation will explore these topics and areas:

Increasingly universities must address local and global complex issues by engaging with key stakeholders outside the academy. This engagement often takes the form of mutually beneficial partnerships that produce and apply knowledge. […]