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Sixteenth Annual Excellence in Community Engagement Awards

The Council on Community-Based Partnerships recognizes outstanding achievements in engagement scholarship. Students, faculty, staff and their community partners are honored for excellence in community-based research. 

2022 STEM Showcase

The STEM Showcase is a collaborative science fair for middle school students across the Tuscaloosa area.

SCEC Leadership Academy applications now open

The goal of the Student Community Engagement Center (SCEC) Leadership Academy is to develop student leaders of community-engaged scholarship at The University of Alabama. Each year, a cohort of undergraduate and graduate students will meet monthly to discuss the fundamentals of community engagement, strategies for leading community-engaged scholarship, and emerging trends.

JCES Publishes Anthology Issue

JCES integrates teaching, research, and community engagement in all disciplines, addressing critical problems identified through a community-participatory process.

Global Cafe

Global Café connects students and faculty with community by sponsoring activities that lead people to share traditions and cultures, learn languages together, access local resources and make new friends. Global Café also offers opportunities for language work and cultural understanding among Americans planning to travel.

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Vision Days

Vision Days focuses on early recruitment of high school students from rural and underrepresented areas in our home state of Alabama.

Student Community Engagement Center

Within each college or school, student organizations may elect to formally partner with the Student Community Engagement Center.

Our Programs

CCBP's functions revolve around the work of five offices: Community Education, Program and Partnerships for Community Engagement, Global and Community Engagement, Research and Publications, and Resource Development for Community Engagement.

Council on Community-Based Partnerships

The Council exists to connect faculty, staff, students and community partners in research-based projects designed to solve critical problems identified by community members and the University.

Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship

The Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship (JCES) is a peer-reviewed international journal through which faculty, staff, students, and community partners disseminate scholarly works.

The Center for Community-Based Partnerships

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