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, October 11 Fall 2023 Sustainability Film Series: To The End 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM Ridges
Thursday, October 12 From the Hills and Hollers: "TUCKER & DALE VS. EVIL" with Dr. Tiffany Arnold 7:00 PM — 8:30 PM Ridges Auditorium
Wednesday, November 1 Fall 2023 Sustainability Film Series: Taking Root 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM Ridges
Thursday, November 9 From the Hills and Hollers: MATEWAN with Christy Zempter 7:00 PM — 9:15 PM The Ridges Auditorium
Wednesday, January 3 Thailand Trip ‘24 All Day Thailand
Thursday, January 4 Thailand Trip ‘24 All Day Thailand


Updates and Announcements 

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Athena Cinema pays tribute to local culture with “Appalachian Stories” film series
Friday, August 18
The “From the Hills and Hollers: Appalachian Stories” film series will be shown with free admission, with events running from Sept 14, 2023 to April 18, 2024 in various locations.


Storytelling and Impact 

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August 31, 2023

Five OHIO students completed Community Based Internships over the summer through the Center for Campus and Community Engagement (CCCE).  Local organizations in the nonprofit and public sector spaces accepted these students as interns through the Community Based Internship Program for Summer 2023. The program focuses on providing students and organizations with internships that are mutually beneficial and leave a lasting positive impact on southeast Ohio. 

February 28, 2023

Interested in learning more about Black History in Southeastern Ohio? Check out these local organizations who serve to educate our communities, celebrate and preserve the history and future of Black Americans in our region.

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.

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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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