About the Episode

Hosts Emily Shields and J.R. Jamison converse with Director of Research for Imagining America Tim Eatman, and discuss higher education’s role in the work of healing communities most impacted by systemic inequality.

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Timothy Eatman is the faculty co-director of Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life (IA) headquartered at Syracuse and an associate professor of Higher Education at Syracuse University. As the recipient of the 2010 Early Career Research Award for the International Association for Research on Service Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE), Tim often consults with Higher Education associations and institutions for collaborative research, keynotes, workshops and consultancies.

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Andrew Seligsohn


Emily J. Shields

Executive Director, Iowa & Minnesota Campus Compact

J.R. Jamison

Executive Director, Indiana Campus Compact