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 >

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Updates and Announcements 

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Nominations open for the Ohio University Outstanding Community Partner Awards
Ohio University students, staff and faculty are encouraged to submit nominations for 2024 OHIO Outstanding Community Partner Awards.


Storytelling and Impact 

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March 06, 2024

Ohio voters will determine which Republicans and Democrats will be on the 2024 November general election ballot on the March 19 primary. A race Ohioans may not be as familiar with is the state Supreme Court race of which there will be three races this year. The Ohio Supreme Court races have implications for the future rights of Ohioans, according to the Ohio Capital JournalThe Columbus Dispatch reported that the Ohio Supreme Court “will likely decide how the new abortion rights constitutional amendment should be interpreted.” 

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.

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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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