General CCE Resources

Reports & Best Practice Guides

Ensuring Community Comes First: Actions for CCE Practitioners:

Literature Review: Embedding an Ethic of Community Engagement in PSIs:

Online Articles

What is Community-Campus Engagement?:

Top 5 Terms You’ll Hear in Community Engagement:

The ABCs of CCE (3-part series):
Sharing Responsibilities:
Sharing Power:
Sharing Resources:

10 ways to create successful community-campus partnerships:

5 Ways to Get the Most out of your Community-Campus Engagement Meeting:


Community First: Impacts of Community Engagement (CFICE):
Youtube video:
Radio documentary:

Academic Articles & Conference Presentations

Bringle, R.G., & Hatcher, J.A. (2002). Campus-community partnerships: The terms of engagement. Journal of Social Issues, 58(3), 503-516.

Dempsey, S.E. (2010). Critiquing community engagement. Management Communication Quarterly, 24(3), 359-390.

Levkoe, C.Z., Andrée, P., Bhatt, V., Brynne, A., Davison, K.M., Kneen, C., & Nelson, E. (2016). Collaboration for transformation: Community–campus engagement for just and sustainable food systems. Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 20(3), 32-61.

Martin, L.L., Smith, H., & Phillips, W. (2005). Bridging ‘Town & Gown’ through innovative university community partnerships. The Public Sector Innovation Journal, 10(2), 1-15.

Mitchell, T.D. (2008). Traditional vs. critical service-learning: Engaging the literature to differentiate two models. Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, 14(2), 50-65.

Ochocka, J., & Janzen, R. (2014). Breathing life into theory: Illustrations of community-based research – Hallmarks, functions and phases. Gateways: International Journal of Community Research and Engagement, 7(1), 18-33.

Weerts, D.J., & Sandman, L.R. (2008). Building a two-way street: Challenges and opportunities for community engagement at research universities. The Review of Higher Education, 32(1), 73-106.