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Engaged Staff Award

Engaged Staff Award

The Engaged Staff Award recognizes a staff member at a CCMW member institution who has personally advanced the meaningful integration of community engagement in into campus culture, who actively fosters reciprocal campus and community partnerships, and whose community and campus leadership provides a model for students and peers alike.

2014 Engagement Awards
Peter Simons, Director, Institute for Ethical & Civic Engagement, University of Colorado Boulder
Saturday, March 1, 2014

SPOTLIGHT ON ENGAGEMENT

This isn’t a story about war, about the wounds—both visible and invisible—that soldiers are left to carry after war, or the trauma that goes hand in hand with being a soldier.  You won’t find details of battle or unsettling imagery in this tale.  This story is about strength and determination beyond the experience of war; this story embodies the power of self-identity as a veteran.  It’s a story of integrating the person that you once were with the person you are now...