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Center for Campus and Community Engagement

Center for Campus and Community Engagement

The Center for Campus and Community Engagement connects students, faculty, staff, and communities (from local to global) to create and maintain mutually beneficial academic, research, and service partnerships that foster resilient communities and life-long engaged citizens.

News & Events


March 24, 2020
Community Engagement in a time of Coronavirus
The Center for Campus and Community Engagement is here to support community-university partnerships and foster resilient communities. As our communities respond to the threat of COVID-19, community engagement needs to look a little different. Below you will find resources to adapt curricular engagement and virtual opportunities for meaningful servi...
March 23, 2020
Students explore Appalachian Ohio through Spring Break Service Immersion
From Sunday, March 8 to Tuesday, March 10 six Ohio University students opted to spend a part of their spring break participating in the annual Appalachia Rising Service Immersion Trip. This trip, sponsored by the Office of Global Opportunities, was organized by Dr. Tiffany Arnold, Assistant Professor of Instruction in the College of Health Sciences...
February 4, 2020
Community Ambassadors sponsor school supply drive
The Community Ambassador team, coordinated by Barb Harrison, assistant director of civil engagement at the Center for Campus and Community Engagement/Residence Life is organizing a school supply drive. Items are being collected for local schools, including Alexander Middle School, The Plains Elementary, Coolville Elementary, and Trimble Elementary....
January 30, 2020
OHIO celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. with 2020 Day of Service
On Saturday, January 25 Ohio University held its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. Projects were organized with multiple partners at five sites throughout the day in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his contributions to the fight for racial equality.  Teams of volunteers, coordinated by Ohio University’s Community A...
January 28, 2020
Showcase highlights powerful impact of Community Based Internships
On Monday, January 27, the Center for Campus and Community Engagement (CCCE) hosted Making an Impact: Community Internship Showcase to illustrate how mutually beneficial partnerships can occur through internships. The showcase highlighted three projects  that utilized a pilot run of community based internships managed by the CCCE in 2019 with ...