Connecting the college and community for the purpose of fulfilling a community need, developing a deeper sense of civic engagement and academic learning within our students—that’s community engagement! The Community Engagement Coordinator works with students, instructors, and community organizations to identify opportunities for partnership. By working together, Western can fulfill community needs, provide personal enrichment education (community education), and give students a deeper academic experience.
Community Education are activities by Western students that promote learning and
social development for community members.
Service-learning provides students with opportunities to learn while engaging in
their communities, thus meeting a community need.
A way for students to gain relevant and collaborative experiences that grow our