Enhancements    

  • Center for Civic Engagement

 
  • 500 W. University Ave.
  • Benedict Hall Rm 101
  • El Paso, TX 79968
 
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NETWORKS

Mission and Goals

To enhance higher education and contribute to the public good through community-based teaching and learning initiatives that enrich student education, promote civic engagement, and improve the community while capitalizing on the region's and UTEP's social and intellectual capital.

Goals: increase student and faculty community engagement, support faculty and UTEP in community-based initiatives and research, and create positive impact in the community.

Funders and Collaborators

The Center is the campus-wide infrastructure to help coordinate and manage community-based teaching and learning partnerships. The CCE coordinates service-learning courses, volunteer opportunities for students, community partnerships, community work-study, and with community partners, capacity-building, awareness and educational events.

The CCE supports faculty development in Community Engaged Scholarship.

http://utep.edu/cce
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Supported by Provost's Office and Division of Student Affairs.

KEYWORDS

  1. civic engagement
  2. Community
  3. community engaged scholarship
  4. community engagement
  5. community partnerships
  6. community service
  7. outreach
  8. service-learning
  9. volunteering

UTEP STRATEGIC AREAS

  1. Other

EXPERTISE

The Center for Civic Engagement has provided support to the University and the community in working through community-based teaching and learning partnerships.

The CCE's collective expertise through its staff, faculty and student collaborators is on community engagement and community engaged scholarship.

Other related terms:
service-learning courses
community based research
public service
community based internships
community workshops and training

CAPABILITIES

The Center for Civic Engagement offers support for:

Development of service-learning courses
Building capacity, competency and skills associated with community engaged scholarship
Establishing and strengthening community partnerships
Promoting civic engagement and volunteerism opportunities

KEYWORDS

  1. civic engagement
  2. Community
  3. community engaged scholarship
  4. community engagement
  5. community partnerships
  6. community service
  7. outreach
  8. service-learning
  9. volunteering

UTEP STRATEGIC AREAS

  1. Other

MEMBERS

Gonzalez, Azuri
Director
Staff
Center/Other Units - Center for Civic Engagement

Villalobos, José
2014-2016 Faculty In-Residence Fellow
Associate Professor
Liberal Arts - Political Science

Sias, Jeri
2014-2016 Faculty In-Residence Fellow
Clinical Professor
School of Pharmacy - Pharmacy

Lusk, Mark
2016-2017 Faculty In-Residence Fellow
Professor
Health Sciences - Social Work

Wagler, Amy
2016-2017 Faculty In-Residence Fellow
Associate Professor
Science - Mathematical Sciences

KEYWORDS

  1. civic engagement
  2. Community
  3. community engaged scholarship
  4. community engagement
  5. community partnerships
  6. community service
  7. outreach
  8. service-learning
  9. volunteering

UTEP STRATEGIC AREAS

  1. Other

Gallery

Faculty Fellows Villalobos, Nunez and Sias with Associate Provost John Wiebe

Transition of Faculty Fellows

Faculty Town Hall

Faculty Town Hall