Center for Community Engagement

The Center for 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.

Recruit and coordinate volunteers, or find and register for community engagement opportunities on GivePulse! Learn More >

Friday, February 23 Classics & Cocktails: JACKIE BROWN 7:00 PM — 9:30 PM Athena Cinema
Saturday, February 24 BobcaThon 2024! 11:00 AM — 11:00 PM Charles J. Ping Student Recreation Center
Saturday, March 2 EXIT THROUGH THE ATHENA: Paint & Sip 3:00 PM — 5:00 PM Athena Cinema
Sunday, March 3 EXIT THROUGH THE ATHENA: Paint & Sip 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM Athena Cinema
Saturday, March 9 The Met: Live in HD: Verdi’s LA FORZA DEL DESTINO 12:00 PM — 4:30 PM Athena Cinema
Wednesday, March 20 Sustainability Series: THE GREAT GREEN WALL 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM Athena Cinema


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February 06, 2024

This is the third article in a series focused on navigating GivePulse, OHIO's community engaged-experiential learning platform.

This article is focused on getting started as a user to find and register for opportunities in the GivePulse network. GivePulse is a national, public platform, and anyone can search for ways to get involved in their community, regardless of affiliation with Ohio University.

January 18, 2024

In addition to the survey released last week, the committee is also coordinating focus groups for students, faculty/staff, and community members to meet and provide valuable input on ways in which we serve our state and engage with our partners and supporters and determine ways to broaden and deepen partnerships that help us impact students and communities. 

If you are interested in participating in one of the following sessions, please register by Thursday, January 25.

January 09, 2024

This is the second article in a series focused on navigating GivePulse, OHIO's community engaged-experiential learning platform.

Are you a nonprofit or community organization interested in getting your events and opportunities in front of OU's students, staff, and faculty External partners interested in recruiting OU volunteers have 3 ways that they can share their events with our network that range from adopting GivePulse as a free volunteer and donor management platform for your organization to submitting one-off events as needed to our listing. 

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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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