The Office for Community Partnerships sponsors up to two awards for student/faculty teams who identify a common research interest with community partners and undertake that research over the summer. To be considered for the Community-Engaged Research Scholar or Community-Engaged Science Scholar award, please apply through the Kenyon Summer Scholars application process. Read more about the Community-Engaged Summer Research Program.
These partnerships includes student, faculty and community partner panels where students can engage in conversation in a public forum with faculty and community partners to share their community-engaged learning experience.
As part of our efforts to fully engage students in community-engaged learning, we continue to encourage and support their participation in regional and national conferences.
Encouraging integration of experiential and academic learning, students present their community-engaged learning work at an annual Kenyon showcase celebrating high-impact practices. This gathering offered students a unique opportunity to reflect about and publicly share outcomes from their experience. The projects displayed at the 2017 event included: