CU Boulder is a member of national community-engaged scholarship organizations that provide an opportunity to network with researchers around the country who are committed to public outreach and community engagement. 

Campus Compact

Campus Compact is a national coalition of 1,100+ colleges and universities committed to the public purposes of higher education. It focuses on building democracy through civic education and community development. Contact Roudy Hildreth for more information about CU Boulder's involvement. 

Campus Compact's National Conference

March 29–31, 2022 • Virtual

Register now for "A Better Way Forward: Innovation with Equity at the Center," Campus Compact's largest and most inclusive national conference focused on the role of higher education in building healthy communities and fostering a just and equal democracy.

Engagement Scholarship Consortium (ESC)

The Impact of Engaged Scholarship: People, Purpose, and Passion

Sept. 19-22, 2022 • Athens, GA

ESC is a nonprofit educational organization composed of higher education member institutions as well as state-public and private institutions. Its goal is to work collaboratively to build strong university-community partnerships anchored in the rigor of scholarship, and designed to help build community capacity. 

To find out more about CU Boulder's involvement, please read this article

Imagining America

National Conference

Oct. 14-16, 2022

Imagining America is a national consortium of more than 100 higher education and community cultural organizations focused on outreach and publicly engaged scholarshipContact Lisa H. Schwartz.