All fall semester events are virtual.
Community conversations are monthly one-hour facilitated discussions around specific subjects. These dialogues are open to all members of the university community and public.
|August 28||Civic Engagement: A Call to Action to Vote|
|September 25||Supporting K-12 Schools|
|October 16||Sustainability and Environmental Justice|
|November 13||Social Work and Society|
Community Engagement Seminar Series
The Community Engagement Seminar Series is a series of webinars open to all members of the campus community.
|Date||Seminar & Registration|
|August 27||Gleicher’s Formula for Change as a Tool for Civic Engagement|
|September 3||Community Engagement 101|
|September 10||A Multidisciplinary Systems Approach to Engagement|
|September 17||Building Partnerships with Social Capital|
|September 24||Cultural Competency and Community Engagement|
Community Engagement Academy
The Community Engagement Academy (CEA) is an interdisciplinary professional development program designed for new UTK faculty (0-3 years) and graduate students who wish to learn the foundations of community engagement and engaged scholarship and apply knowledge to research and practice. CEA will provide emerging engagement scholars with background literature on the history of community engagement, facilitated discussion, project design, mentoring, and presentations to increase their knowledge and enhance their practice of community engagement and engaged scholarship. All sessions are virtual.
Tuesdays, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
|September 15||Session 1|
|September 22||Session 2|
|September 29||Session 3|
|October 7||Engagement and Outreach Conference|
|October 13||Session 4|
|October 20||Session 5|
|October 27||Session 6 Presentations and Closing Ceremony|