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.

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Wednesday, February 8 SPRING 2023 SUSTAINABILITY FILM SERIES: TO THE END 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM ATHENA CINEMA
Wednesday, February 8 Spring Sustainability Film Series: TO THE END 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM Athena Cinema
Thursday, February 9 Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest Info Session 1:00 PM Academic Engagement Center
Thursday, February 9 From the Hills and Hollers Appalachian Film Series: DELIVERANCE with Jack Wright 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM Athena Cinema
Friday, February 10 Classics & Cocktails: CLUE 7:00 PM — 9:30 PM Athena Cinema
Friday, February 17 Classics & Cocktails: BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM Athena Cinema

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Updates and Announcements 

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Taylor Danner and Rebekah Gaus advocate for students on OHIO’s regional campuses
Thursday, January 19
Whether it be offering students meals for the holidays or working to open a Cat’s Cupboard, AmeriCorps members Taylor Danner and Rebekah Gaus are advocating for students on OHIO’s regional campuses.
Barb Harrison to retire after 31 years at OHIO
Wednesday, November 30
Barb Harrison, assistant director for community engagement and experiential learning, will retire in December after 31 years as a student affairs professional at Ohio University.
Ohio University to host Civic Engagement Forum
Thursday, October 20
Ohio University’s Center for Campus and Community Engagement (CCCE) will host a Civic Engagement Forum from noon to 3 p.m. on Oct. 27 in Baker University Center, Room 219.

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Storytelling and Impact 

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October 12, 2022

The colorful dragon hoisted by members of the Athens Asian American Alliance (AAAA), Asian-American Pacific Islander Student Union (AAPISU), and AAPI-Lead made its second appearance at the homecoming parade this year. The groups serve to celebrate and advocate for their communities on and off campus.

June 01, 2022

Before graduating with her master's degree in theater, Alyssa Embry partnered with Passion Works Studio and the Athens County Board of Developmental Disabilities to put her accessible arts research to work and created a sensory-friendly theater experience for her thesis.

March 18, 2022

The Women's Center’s mission is to act as a catalyst promoting awareness, education, and advocacy about women, gender, and diversity at Ohio University and in its surrounding communities. Much of their programming is intentionally designed to reinforce this goal by providing opportunities for OHIO students and Athens community members to connect with one another and learn together.

One program that fosters relationships between OHIO students, staff, faculty and community members is the Mentoring Women Program, in which mentees are paired with a female mentor in their personal and professional fields of interest and meet throughout the semester.

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Have you been a part of a community engaged project? We want to hear from you! Storytelling is a powerful way of sharing your experience, inspiring others. Tell us how community engagement has led to real mutually beneficial impacts! 

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