Center for Community Partnerships
Center for Community Partnerships

The idea behind the Center for Community Partnerships [CCP] is simple: we've centralized the different offices which work on university-community initiatives in one place so it's easier for everyone to access our resources. Combining the assets of the the Office of Community Service and Volunteerism, tthe Green Street Teaching and Learning Center, WESU 88.1FM, and in collaboration with the Allbritton Center and the Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship, the CCP seeks to serve the development of both the individual and the community, guided by principles of mutual respect and shared responsibility.

Center for Community Partnerships Celebrates 10 Years: Wesleyan Connection article on the Center for Community Partnerships' Tenth Anniversary


Engaged University

Engaged Scholarship: Hilary Barth
Hilary Barth is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Wesleyan. In 2013, the Cognitive Development Lab, which she co-directs with Professor Anna Shusterman, initiated the “Living Laboratory,” a partnership with the Connecticut Science Center in Hartford. Living Laboratories exist nationwide as collaborations between science and children’s museums and universities. Professor Barth’s lab coordinates one of only two…

Engaged Scholarship: John Finn
The Allbritton Center for the Study of Public life supports engaged scholarship on and off the Wesleyan campus. We define “Engaged Scholarship” as partnerships of university knowledge and resources with those of the public and private sectors to enrich scholarship, research, creative activity, and public knowledge; enhance curriculum, teaching and learning; prepare educated, engaged citizens;…

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