CCEL serves as the intersection of student learning, faculty research and creative activity, and community engagement.  Our mission is to connect academic programs with community needs to use scholarship and action for the mutual benefit of the University and the State, its communities, and its diverse people.

Course Designations: Read about the new course designation process for Community Engagement & Service Learning classes (pdf)

"Teaching Excellence in an ENGAGED University"
     Download 2014 Engaged University Report pdf
     Download 2011 Engaged University Report pdf


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New Publication - An Anchorage Centennial Project

Oral & Written History of Fairview: Past, Present & Future

We are pleased to present this final publication, a product of a Centennial grant from the Alaska Humanities Forum

Think Tank Series for Fall 2015Think Tank Nov 5 STAR Flyer

Mark the dates for our fall Think Tank series!

STAR (Standing Together Against Rape)
Topic: How can STAR &UAA/APU work together to serve the collegiate population in Anchorage?
November 5th
1:00-2:15 p.m.
LIB 307

Join us to brainstorm with these organizations and engage with your community!

Save the Date!

Urban in Alaska: Community Engagement at UAA Conference
Friday, November 6, 2015
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
UAA Lucy Cuddy Hall & Rasmuson Hall classrooms

Community-Campus Connections

Visit the Community-Campus Connections webpage and browse volunteer, internship, research, and other community-engagement opportunities. 
Students, faculty or staff, and community members can also post opportunities for collaboration. 

Check out the UAACCEL YouTube Channel!

Watch our posted videos and be sure to subscribe to catch upcoming videos about CCEL projects and community engagement at UAA.

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