Community Perspectives


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Community CCE Perspectives: Knowledge Resources

Reports & Best Practice Guides

Campus Community Engagement Primer for Community Organizations with Research Questions
https://www.ulinks.ca/uploads/4/1/4/9/41497083/campus_community_manual_sept2018_final.pdfCommunity

Online Articles

The Benefits of Working with Post-Secondary Institutions
https://carleton.ca/communityfirst/2018/the-benefits-of-working-with-post-secondary-institutions/

Expectations and timelines when working with a post-secondary institution
https://carleton.ca/communityfirst/2018/expectations-and-timelines-when-working-with-a-post-secondary-institution/

Infographics, Videos & Webinars

The Process of Successful Community-Campus Engagement
https://carleton.ca/communityfirst/wp-content/uploads/The-Processof-Successful-CCE-INFOGRAPHIC.png

Hear my Voice: Including Community Voices at Post-Secondary Institutions
https://carleton.ca/communityfirst/2018/video-hear-my-voice-including-community-voices-at-post-secondary-institutions/

Increasing Student and Non-Profit Readiness for Community-Campus Engagement Placements
https://carleton.ca/communityfirst/2019/video-increasing-student-and-non-profit-readiness-for-community-campus-engagement-placements/

Tools

Community-Based Organization Research Toolkit
https://carleton.ca/cspsc/research-toolkit/

Video Demonstration of Toolkit
https://carleton.ca/communityfirst/2018/video-navigating-community-campus-research-partnerships-introducing-a-tool-to-help-the-process/

Academic Articles

Littlepage, L., Gazley, B., Bennett, T.A. (2012). Service learning from the supply side: Community capacity to engage students. Nonprofit Management & Leadership, 22(3), 305-320.

McIlrath, L. (2012). Community perspective on university partnership – Prodding the sacred cow. In L. McIlrath, A. Lyons, & R. Munck (Eds.), Higher education and civic engagement: Comparative perspectives (pp. 139-154). New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

Pillard Reynolds, N. (2014). What counts as outcomes? Community perspectives of an engineering partnership. Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, 21(1), 79-90.

Sandy, M. (2007). Community voices: A California campus compact study on partnerships. California Campus Compact.
http://www.cacampuscompact.org/pdf/CACC_CommunityVoices_FinalReport.pdf

Sandy, M., & Holland, B.A. (2006). Different worlds and common ground: Community partner perspectives on campus-community partnerships. Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, 13(1), 30-43.

Stoecker, R., & Tryon, E.A. (2009). The unheard voices: community organizations and service learning. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.