UNC's 8th Annual Engaged Scholars Symposium

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Community Engaged Scholars Symposium
"Active Communities Seeking Solutions"

November 11th, 2014 University Center Ballrooms


The Community Engaged Scholars Symposium (formerly known as Embracing Community Together) is looking for participants who are involved with regional and/or global applied community-based research, partnerships, and other activities which connect disciplinary knowledge to practice. Individuals (faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, UNC departments, and community organizations) are invited to showcase their works through this interactive symposium.

The Engaged Scholar Awards program also offers the opportunity for recognition for community engaged activities and are presented during the Engaged Scholars Symposium. Nominations deadline is TBD


Our Mission: To create a venue in which community engaged research, scholarship, and creative works are showcased to facilitate networking and recognize excellence in an interactive symposium.

Our Vision: Creating a place where ideas are sparked, connections are made, and seeds for future projects are planted in order to pormote community-based solutions to regional and global challenges.