Upcoming professional development opportunities for faculty and staff
May 15, 2017 Distilling Your Message Interactive Plenary
June 2, 2017 Community-Engaged Scholarship Write-in
June 5-9, 2017 Summer Intensive on Community Engaged Scholarship
June 16, 2017 Learning Through Reflection
July 7, 2017 Community-Engaged Scholarship Write-in
Other Learning Opportunities
The Emerging Engagement Scholars Workshop, which takes place in conjunction with the annual Engagement Scholarship Consortium Conference each fall, is an intensive professional development program for advanced doctoral students and early career faculty from across the U.S. and around the world. It provides participants with background literature, facilitated discussion, mentoring, and presentations designed to increase their knowledge and enhance their practice of community engaged scholarship. Selection for the Workshop is competitive. Participants must be nominated and must submit a proposal for a community engaged research project in order to be considered.
The MSU EDA University Center for Regional Economic Innovation (REI) at the MSU Center for Community and Economic Development is building a new economic development ecosystem, leveraging higher education assets to support the co-creation, co-application, and dissemination of innovative economic development strategies that promise to yield high-growth entrepreneurship, job creation, and economic innovation throughout the state of Michigan.