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Category: About Us

December 19, 2016

Looking Back on 2016

My, what a big year 2016 was for the Community Engagement Initiative! In February, Provost Grasso appointed Dan Rich & Lynnette Overby to lead the Initiative, the Office of Service Learning was moved to the Community Engagement Initiative (led by Susan Serra), and an administrative coordinator was hired (yours truly, Valerie Lane). While the number […]

August 12, 2016

College Initiatives

College of Agriculture & Natural Resources The University of Delaware College of Agriculture and Natural Sciences Cooperative Extension connects the public with university knowledge, research and resources to address youth, family, community and agricultural needs. Students and faculty within other College departments, contribute to society through volunteerism, service learning, and community based research.   College […]

August 10, 2016

Community Partnerships

If you are interested in partnering with a class or researcher, please submit this online form. Our community partners include: Thurgood Marshall Elementary School Boys and Girls Club Indigenous Pitch ArtsBridge America Chester Community Charter School Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence Early Learning Center West End Neighborhood House Delaware Humane Association Center for Relational Living […]

August 9, 2016

Memberships

Campus Compact A national organization consisting of colleges and universities, which supports student and faculty involvement in the community. Visit Campus Compact online at http://compact.org. The Research University Community Engagement Network (TRUCEN) A subgroup of Campus Compact, this organization challenges universities to advance civic engagement and engaged scholarship.  Visit TRUCEN online at http://compact.org/initiatives/trucen/.  Engagement Scholarship Consortium Working […]

August 9, 2016

Contact Us

Contact the Community Engagement Initiative by email at BlueHensEngage@udel.edu. OFFICE OF THE PROVOST Community Engagement Initiative Dan Rich Director of Community Engagement (302) 831-6835 drich@udel.edu Lynnette Young Overby Deputy Director of Community Engagement (302) 831-7019 overbyl@udel.edu Valerie Lane Administrative Coordinator of Community Engagement (302) 831-2610 vallane@udel.edu SERVICE LEARNING Susan Serra Assistant Director (302) 831-3188 serra@udel.edu BANK […]

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