The Community Knowledge Initiative (CKI) fosters community university partnerships that aim to promote the principles and practices of civic engagement and democracy.

Event Details

Campus Engage Symposium

Tuesday, 17th of June 2014 (09:00 – 16:30) @ Dublin Castle

Campus Engage is delighted to host a Symposium on the theme of 'Campus Community Partnerships: Conversations for Change' in Dublin Castle. Join us to debate best practice and future plans for campus community initiatives wtih Keynote speakers Sir David Watson and Professor Barbara Holland.

The symposium programme, through "world café" roundtables and workshops, will facilitate campus community conversations on:

  • applied practice in community-based research, teaching and learning
  • benefits of volunteering to students and communities
  • socio-economic impact of community-campus partnerships
  • the relationship between higher education, the state and civil society

To register please visit the Campus Engage website for free registration and to also access the programme.