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2017 Calendar Graphic
Assessment: Partnerships, Faculty, Students, and Data Collection
Sustainability: Partnerships, Visibility, Funding, Buy-In, Awards, and Strategic Planning

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How Academic Community Engagement Connects 'Town' and 'Gown'
• A Fun Project with a Noble Goal
• Art for the Soul
• Homeless in Huntsville 
                            • Center for Community Engagement Celebrates 5th Birthday

                            • SHSU Students Engage Community During Special Olympic Tournament 
                            • Congressman & Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Speaks in Huntsville
                            • Center for Academic Community 
Engagement connects SHSU, Community
                            • Pilates Class to Bring Community, Students Together



2016 Calendar Graphic
Established Center Staff: Full time Media Specialist
• Began Homelessness In Huntsville Initiative
• Broke ground at Bearkat Community Gardens
• Joined the Greater Houston Civic Engagement Council
• Developed and marketed new Minor in Community Leadership

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 • SHSU Theater Dept. Bringing Academic Engagement to Students
 • Sixth Graders from Huntsville Intermediate Take Tour of SHSU 
 • SHSU Students Create Quilts to Help Head Start Students in Need



2015 Calendar Graphic
• Conceived and hosted first annual The Gathering


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SHSU Gathers Universities for Engagement
Hospitality House Art Program, Art for the Soul 




2014 Calendar Graphic
Established Center Staff: 1/2 time Director and 1/2 time Office Manager
• Expanded Interdisciplinary Course Work
• Sponsored 1st Community Partner Luncheon


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 • Huntsville City Manager Gives State of the City Address 
 • Students and Community Win Big with ACE 



2013 Calendar Graphic
Established Center Staff: 1/2 time Administrative Assistant
• Formalized ACE Course Assessment (BACE Scale)
• Created ACE Researchers Program
• Developed Assess of Community/SHSU Partnership
                            • Obtained 1st Endowment

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Annual Robotics Competition to Bring Out the Best   




2012 Calendar Graphic
Established the Center for Community Engagement
• CCE gets 1/2 time Executive Director
• Established the Advisory Board for the Center

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SHSU Named to Honor Role  





2011 Calendar Graphic
• ACE Instructors Recognized at Annual President's Address to Faculty and Staff
• Formalized Partnerships with Key Community Organizations
• Built Database of Community Organizations and Their Needs

                            • Established the 4th University Award: David Payne ACE Award    SH Box Angled Logo Left

                            • Formally Designated ACE Courses on Class Schedule

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Sam Houston Receives National Recognition 



2010 Calendar Graphic
• Began Faculty Presentations & Workshops
• Developed Matrix: Integrate Community Engagement with FES
• Began Faculty Presentations & Workshops

                            • Received Carnegie Award for Community Engagement    Carnegie Seal

                            • Encouraged College Awards for Community Engagement



2008 to 2008 Calendar Graphic
• Explicit link to courses (ACE)
• Developed Guidelines for ACE Courses
• Presentations to Faculty Senate & Deans on inclusion in University FES

                            • Established Engaged Scholars Committee    Engaged Scholars Logo

                            • Began work on Carnegie Award for Community Engagement     Carnegie Seal



2005 to 2007 Calendar Graphic
• Insitutionalized Initiatives: Speakers, Voting, Constitution Day, Essay Contest, and Movies
• Promoted Faculty Civic Engagement Awards
• Volunteerism vs. Academic Community Engagement

                            • Joined Campus Compact (2007)    Campus Compact Logo   

                            • Began to see the link between Academics and Community Engagement


2004 Calendar Graphic
• Formed American Democracy Project (ADP) Committee
• Focus: Civic Engagement