Category Archives: WACC

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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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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Submit your proposal for a $5,000 mini-grant by July 14, 2017

Introducing… Fund for Positive Engagement: A new opportunity from Campus Compact! Over the past two years, longstanding political and social rifts in the United States have become deeper and more overtly hostile, embittering our already polarized public life. The purpose of … Continue reading

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WACC Wins 2017 Champion for the Liberal Arts in Washington State (CLAWS) Award

Washington Campus Compact (WACC) was selected as the 2017 Organizational Winner for the Champion for the Liberal Arts in Washington State Award given by the Washington Consortium for the Liberal Arts (WaCLA). The award is designed to honor individuals and … Continue reading

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WACC VISTA Stories: Career Navigator Program

Greg Gormley is the Career Navigator Program Coordinator VISTA at Spokane Falls Community College. In the second year of the project, Greg has focused on expanding the reach of the Career Navigator Program through curriculum development, mentor recruitment and training, … Continue reading

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