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Community Engagement and Social Entrep...

If we imagine all the ways our campuses can engage with the larger community, we can think of a pretty large umbrella. It may…

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Campus Compact Presidential Essay in J...

Through Campus Compact’s partnership with the Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, we are able to highlight the voice of our member presidents.Journal…

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Explore 30th Anniversary Conference Pr...

The full conference program is now available! Learn more about the many exciting opportunities for learning and networking at Campus Compact’s 30th Anniversary Conference…

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Now Accepting Applications for 2016 Ne...

The nomination period for Campus Compact’s Newman Civic Fellows Award, which recognizes community-involved student leaders, is now open!Campus Compact member presidents and chancellors are…

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In Word and Deed: Augsburg College in ...

The following is shared from Minnesota Campus Compact:Across the Minnesota Campus Compact network, campuses and communities are questioning how to engage productively, ethically, and…

Campus Compact Blog

Presidents and Chancellors Asked to Af...

In the mid-1980s, a group of higher education leaders came together based on a shared concern about the future of American democracy. Motivated by…

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Engaging the Student-Athlete Identity

The Aspen Institute released a report last spring entitled Project Play, which they described as ‘an ambitious plan to reimagine youth sports, prioritizing health…

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30th Anniversary Action Statement of P...

“To advance the public purposes of higher education, we affirm the following statements, which characterize our current commitments and name the ideals toward which…

Public Purpose: The Blog of Campus Compact President Andrew Seligsohn

Campus Compact Remembers Liz Hollander

Campus Compact notes with sadness the passing of Liz Hollander, Campus Compact president from 1997 – 2006. We celebrate her great contributions to educating…

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Complete the 2015 Annual Membership Su...

Campus Compact invites you to complete the annual member survey for 2015. This survey marks 30 years of collecting data regarding campus-community engagement. Your…

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Campus Compact Announces Grant Recipie...

A consortium of four organizations—Campus Compact, the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU), Education Commission of the States (ECS), and Generation Citizen—have selected…

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Thinking on Your Feet: Engaging Studen...

In the summer of 2014 Leah Eickoff embarked on an exhausting undergraduate research project. A Public Health concentrator and an accomplished distance runner at…

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