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

CKI Magazines

The CKI have published magazines to showcase the civic engagement work of students, staff of the university and the wider community.

Volume One of the CKI Magazine give a flavour of the diverse manifestations and pathways that NUI Glaway has been unfolding over a ten year period through the Community Knowledge Initiative to connect the university to the community. The cover of the magazine is a painting "Rain Cloud Imagined" and created by artiist and Ph.D. studnet Dagmar Drabnet which is part of the NUI Galway Arts Collection. In addition, all contributions to the magazine has been complied by students and graduates of the university's journalism programme.

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Volume Two of the CKI Magazine to once again highlights the new civic engagement pathways and diverse expressions of community partnership at NUI Galway.


The front cover of this edition showcases a painting by Lisa O'Donnell, a recent fine art graduate from the Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) which is part of the NUI Galway Art Collection.[ view magazine ]