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Tryon, Elizabeth; Madden, Haley – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2019
Community engagement professionals (CEPs) often must develop and maintain equitable, high-quality relationships with community partners while supporting student learning and civic development through cocurricular community engagement or for-credit community-based learning programs. Lack of alignment between campus goals and values and those of…
Descriptors: Professional Personnel, Persistence, Social Justice, Higher Education
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Weiss, H. Anne; Norris, Kristin E. – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2019
This essay examines the inquiry activities that community engagement professionals (CEPs) can utilize to support organizational learning. We advocate for an inquiry approach that focuses on improvement and informing community-engaged practices and organizational change. By unpacking why inquiry is imperative for CEPs and outlining the tensions…
Descriptors: Community Involvement, Inquiry, Organizational Change, Outcomes of Education
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Atiles, Jorge Horacio – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2019
The community engagement professional (CEP) plays a critical role in engaging faculty, staff, and students with communities. In order to do this in the most effective way, this essay advocates for CEPs to become familiar with the Cooperative Extension system and develop competency for engaging Extension personnel, even when those personnel are not…
Descriptors: Extension Education, School Community Relationship, Competency Based Education, College Faculty
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Pasquesi, Kira; Perry, Lane Graves, III; Kellogg, B. Tait – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2019
This article presents a qualitative study designed to examine the long-term career objectives of individuals building careers as community engagement professionals (CEPs). CEPs administratively support engagement between a college or university and broader communities. We employed a team data analysis approach called consensual qualitative…
Descriptors: Professional Personnel, School Community Relationship, Occupational Aspiration, Career Development
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Yamamura, Erica K.; Koth, Kent – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2019
Place-based community engagement (PBCE) is a contemporary form of community engagement gaining popularity throughout the United States. PBCE provides a comprehensive strategy for universities and communities to more democratically partner with each other through long-term efforts focused on distinct geographic areas. Drawing from one-on-one…
Descriptors: Leadership Styles, Community Involvement, Higher Education, Partnerships in Education
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Weerts, David J. – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2019
Creating sustainable revenue streams to support community engagement is critical to building engaged colleges and universities. Drawing on social cognition theories within the organizational science literature, this article explores how community engagement professionals (CEPs) can promote sensemaking and organizational learning in ways that…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Professional Personnel, Financial Support, School Community Relationship
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Farmer-Hanson, Ashley; Gassman, Julianne; Shields, Emily – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2019
This research study analyzed the role of CEPs in strategic planning processes by examining the use of the civic action plan ("Campus Compact, 2018"). To ascertain whether institution-wide planning efforts around civic and community engagement create new opportunities for CEPs to take on institutional leadership roles, we interviewed CEPs…
Descriptors: Change Agents, Strategic Planning, Professional Personnel, Partnerships in Education
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Kuttner, Paul J.; Byrne, Kara; Schmit, Kimberly; Munro, Sarah – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2019
Over the past 50 years, colleges and universities have taken on increasingly important roles as anchor institutions in U.S. cities, partnering with local communities to promote development and well-being. Such community-campus partnerships rely on the work of community engagement professionals (CEPs), staff tasked with administering, coordinating,…
Descriptors: Community Involvement, School Community Relationship, Partnerships in Education, Higher Education
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Brown, Lisa R. – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2018
This mixed-methods research examined civic engagement in Chilean public and private for-profit universities and its representation among study volunteers. Focus groups of graduate students along with in-person interviews with university administrators were conducted. The study also used an online survey, which was completed by 202 participants who…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Graduate Students, Citizen Participation, Outcomes of Education
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Ngai, Grace; Chan, Stephen C. F.; Kwan, Kam-por – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2018
What makes service-learning effective? This article examines key factors influencing student service-learning outcomes in higher education. We studied 2,214 students who had completed a credit-bearing service-learning course in a large public university in Hong Kong. The students were asked to rate the course and pedagogical features, as well as…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Outcomes of Education, Service Learning, Higher Education
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Werner, Danilea; Burque, Angie Colvin – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2018
BraveHeart Center for Place and Purpose (BraveHeart CPP) is a comprehensive post-high school, inclusion-focused partnership of university, faith, and local communities. This new initiative aims to address unmet needs of the vulnerable and underserved population of young adults with disabilities through a community-in-community inclusion (CICI)…
Descriptors: Inclusion, Young Adults, Partnerships in Education, Models
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Foste, Zak – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2018
The purpose of this essay is to argue for the use of narrative inquiry as a distinctive methodological approach in the study of college student experiences and outcomes in service-learning. The author reflects on a recent narrative study of college men in service-learning programs to highlight how narrative scholarship can illuminate the messiness…
Descriptors: Personal Narratives, Inquiry, Reflection, Service Learning
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Downey, Dennis J. – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2018
Engaging undergraduate students in community-based research (CBR) offers rich benefits to both students and communities (Strand, Marullo, Cutforth, Stoeker, & Donahue, 2006). Finding ways to expand its application promises to multiply those benefits. Senior capstone courses represent a promising vehicle for that expansion, as they are also…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Student Research, Sociology, Curriculum
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Kwenani, Deidre (Farwick); Yu, Xi – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2018
The purpose of this study was to identify actual and perceived barriers and benefits of engaging in service-learning and volunteering activities as identified from the unique perspective of international students. Through the identification of barriers and benefits, we can provide more informed training to international students and provide a…
Descriptors: Service Learning, Foreign Students, Learning Experience, Barriers
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Appe, Susan; Rubaii, Nadia; Líppez-De Castro, Sebastian; Capobianco, Stephen – Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 2017
Engagement is widely recognized by higher education institutions, nation-states, and international organizations as the third pillar in the mission of university education. Despite the global reach of this concept, published research is disproportionately based on examples from the United States. This article brings to light the rich and extensive…
Descriptors: Universities, Institutional Mission, Social Justice, Social Responsibility
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