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Welcome to our new 2017-18 Members!

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Preparing for Carnegie: A Full-Day Meeting for your Team

Treetop Commons and Campus Compact are pleased to offer a full-day Carnegie workshop in Vancouver, WA in partnership with John Saltmarsh and the Swearer Center at Brown University, the new administrative home of the the Carnegie Community Engagement Classification. This … Continue reading

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Charting a Course on the Pathway to Community Engagement: An Inventory and Action Plan for Engaged Campuses

Eager to help your institution deepen civic learning and community engagement efforts?  Join us in beautiful Vancouver, WA, just north of Portland, OR, for a two-day Institute to review your current efforts and build strategy for the future.  You receive … Continue reading

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Pieces to Masterpiece: Crafting your Community Engagement Story

A three-part webinar series facilitated by Dr. Emily Janke, Director, Institute for Community and Economic Engagement, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (bio) Illuminating your institution’s portrait of community engagement and public service activities is about more than gaining recognition for good … Continue reading

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Sign Your Name: “Dear Congress, Support National Service!”

Washington Campus Compact has offered AmeriCorps and VISTA programs to our member institutions to support many student civic engagement initiatives for over 20 years. Campuses have been able to leverage these programs to build strong campus/community partnerships that focus on … Continue reading

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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Request for Information – June 28 Deadline

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is seeking information from colleges, universities, multi-campus systems and higher education networks/associations in the U.S. that are helping to build a culture of health on their campuses and in communities.   They are gathering this information … Continue reading

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2017 Students Serving Washington Awards Winners!

Last month, Washington Campus Compact held our 2nd Students Serving Washington Awards Ceremony where student service leaders from around the state were recognized for their outstanding service. Click here to read more about all the winners!

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Service Opportunity! Join WACC as the next College Access Corps Team Leader!

Join the dynamic team at Washington Campus Compact! Washington Campus Compact (WACC), hosted at Western Washington University (WWU). Washington Campus Compact is a coalition of higher education institutions committed to advancing the public purpose of colleges and universities, educating students for … Continue reading

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Whitman Student Engagement Center Doing Great Work!

Walla Walla Public Schools honored the Whitman College Student Engagement Center (SEC) as one of three Community Partners of the Year. The district noted that the collaboration between the two organizations “continues to grow,” with more than 350 Whitman students … Continue reading

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Submit your proposal for Campus Compact’s 2018 National Conference

Share your story at the 2018 Conference We are seeking proposals for sessions that deepen our shared understanding of higher education’s role in advancing the public good and our shared capacity to communicate about that role within and beyond the … Continue reading

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