The week of

May 26, 2020

Other Local Events and Workshops

Overwhelmed & Under-coping? How Young People can Regain their Calm – Jun 3

The Quaker School

Wednesday, June 3, 7:00-8:00 pm Does your child get overwhelmed, shut down and melt down — or avoid tasks, people and places? Instead of fretting about the past or worrying about the future, in...

Learning and Sport Participation: Personalizing your coaching – June 1

Drexel University

Learning and sport participation: Personalizing your program and coaching older adult athletes with Rachel Le Mieux, Drexel Sport Coaching Leadership Alum Rachel will share her insights from her...

Elevating Black-Owned Businesses during a Pandemic – May 28

City of Philadelphia

Please join The Mayor’s Commission on African American Males (MCAAM) and the Mayor’s Office of Black Male Engagement (OBME) for a discussion about the impact of COVID-19 on Black-owned...

Virtual Info Session: Family Reunification Program – June 4

The Institute for Community Justice

The Institute for Community Justice presents Virtual Family Meditation for Returning Citizens, Information Session – June 4, 2020, 1:30-2:30 PM Family Reunification helps to rebuild family ties...

Webinar: Budgeting for Uncertain Times – May 28

Villanova University

For most organizations, COVID-19 has brought great uncertainty to their flow of revenue. But unlike businesses, local governments are required to keep their doors open and continue to offer...

Webinar: Planning for Equity in Recovery – Lessons We’re Learning from COVID-19 – May 28

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

The people feeling the pandemic’s economic impacts the most are those who were already struggling. As we start to think about paths to economic recovery, please join us for a webinar, Reinventing...

The Culture of Mentoring – June 3

YouthBuild Philadelphia

At YouthBuild Philly, we understand the power of creating strong relationships with young people. Join in as Justine Philyaw, Director of Program Operations, shares how mentoring at YouthBuild has...

New Resources

Virtual Civic Engagement: Webinars, Trainings, Resources

HE-SL Listserv

A recent posting on the HE-SL (Higher Education-Service Learning) Listserv asked for folks to share webinars, trainings, etc. that they have been using or looking at for planning purposes now that we...

COVID-19 misinformation Global Service-Learning module

Amizade Global Service-Learning

Amizade is honored to share a free virtual global service-learning module on overcoming COVID-19 misinformation and disinformation. You can find the module here:  This is intended to help train...

COVID-19 and Legal Considerations for Campuses

American Association of Colleges and Universities

The coronavirus pandemic has created a host of legal issues and concerns for campus leaders and administrators as campuses have contended with student departures, programmatic closures, the movement...

CSU Community Engagement’s 3-Part Webinar Series – Webinar Recordings, Slides, Resources, Evaluation

The California State University

Our 3-part webinar series focused on Creating Virtual and Remote Service-Learning Experiences. Each session was 1-hour and featured a panel of experts representing a wide array of disciplines and...

Summer 2020 Issue of Stanford Social Innovation Review

Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR)

The latest issue of Stanford Social Innovation Review explores organizational culture, mass literacy in India, corporate social investors, artificial intelligence, and other topics. Several articles...

New Text on Women and Leadership, Addressing the Needs and Aspirations of Today’s Diverse Students

Stylus Publishing

We Are The Leaders We’ve Been Waiting For, Women and Leadership Development in College by Julie E. Owen. At this time of social flux, of changing demographics on campus and the world beyond, of...

The 1619 Project: New Video and Interview with Nikole Hannah-Jones

The Pulitzer Center

The 1619 Project of the New York Times Magazine, an in-depth study led by Nikole Hannah-Jones of the over 400-year legacy of American slavery, was awarded the 2020 International Center of...

Rethinking the Use of FTEs in Higher Education Budgets

Hope Center for College Community and Justice

Resourcing the Part-Time Student: Rethinking the Use of FTEs in Higher Education Budgets Government resources, at both the federal and state level, supporting the education of college students are...

Public Viewpoint: Examining education disruption, enrollment plans, and advice

Strada Education Network

After weeks of impact to Americans’ emotional and economic well-being because of COVID-19, many are beginning to consider what will come next in their lives. For millions of them, those plans...

GivePulse: New Times Call for New Methods in Higher Ed

GivePulse

Over the next few weeks, we will be working with our Task Forces in public health, virtual/remote engagement, and curriculum development to lead efforts in developing best practices. We anticipate...

The Netter Center: Staying Connected to Community Partners

University of Pennsylvania’s Netter Center for Community Partnerships

Here is an example of one way a campus is staying connected to its school and community partners. While the Netter Center is working remotely and schools are closed in response to COVID-19, the...

The Netter Center, Civic Engagement, and Higher Education’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond: A Conversation with Ira Harkavy

University of Pennsylvania

If you missed The Netter Center, Civic Engagement, and Higher Education’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond: A Conversation with Ira Harkavy, C70, GR79, at the University of...

Resources, News, Events & More on the New PEF Website

Philadelphia Education Fund

The Philadelphia Education Fund (PEF) has a new website. See PEF’s resources designed for students, teachers and schools: Learn ABOUT PEF: Browse our PROGRAMS: Keep up with our NEWS: Read...

Emergency Aid for Higher Education: A Toolkit and Resource Guide for Decision-Makers

Ascendium Education Group

Ascendium Education Group (formerly known as Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates) has invested heavily to advance postsecondary success for low-income students, students of...

Miscellaneous

Advanced Mindful Facilitation Training – May 30

StirFry Seminars

ONLINE WORKSHOP ** ALL LEVELS WELCOME ADVANCED MINDFUL FACILITATION TRAINING This workshop is one of StirFry Seminars’ most popular, because participants get the chance to practice with an...

Campus Compact Impact Awards – Sept 30

Campus Compact

Deadline Extended to September 30, 2020 Recognizing individuals & institutions for their achievement in advancing the public purposes of higher education Campus Compact is now accepting...

Virtual College Access Program – Summer 2020

Let's Get Ready

Let’s Get Ready is an organization committed to helping you to and through college. Join us this summer for our Virtual Access program where we will help you prepare for the SAT’s and guide...

Voice Matters Twitter Conversation: “Take Me to the Ballot Box” – May 28

Campus Election Engagement Project

Last month we here at Campus Election Engagement Project, hosted our first-ever Your Voice Matters Twitter Conversation, discussing Voting and Pop Culture. Join us again on Thursday, May 28th at...

Donate to Help Give a Family Books!

Springboard Collaborative

Since schools and libraries are now closed, a lot of our families are struggling to get access to books during this time. So, Springboard Collaborative is raising money to send them book packs! Every...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Director Human Resources Operations, Resources for Human Development

Resources for Human Development

The HR Systems and Operations Director is responsible for the oversight of the Payroll and HRIS departments and various human resource processes. This role focuses on corporate wide operational...

Social Worker, Penn Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System

University of Pennsylvania Health System

Location: West Chester, PA Responsible for coordinating all post-acute services for inpatients and outpatients. Interviews patients and families, assesses aftercare options and provides information,...

Health Program Manager, Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disability Services

City of Philadelphia

General Definition This is public health administrative work at the second supervisory level, directing the planning, development, coordination, monitoring and evaluation of program services in the...

Community Engagement Advisor & Outreach Manager, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia is one of the 12 regional Reserve Banks that, together with the Board of Governors in Washington, , make up the Federal Reserve System. It helps formulate and...

Practice Manager, Resources for Human Development

Resources for Human Development

Oversees and manages the clinical operations of all primary care services and activities at the site. Upholds the mission of the organization by assuring quality care, staff retention, patient...

Consultants: Strategic Planning Process to Uproot Racism and Center Equity – June 14

Philadelphia Food Policy Advisory Council

On behalf of the Philadelphia Food Policy Advisory Council (FPAC), the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Sustainability is requesting proposals from qualified firms to provide consultant support for...

Drexel University: Philadelphia Teacher Residency Program – May 31

Drexel University

There are plenty of spots available in Drexel University’s Philadelphia Teacher Residency program. Residents receive a salary, benefits, and tuition scholarship from the School District of...

AmeriCorps Virtual Recruitment Event – June 15

YWCA Tri-County Area

Service year opportunities available now! AmeriCorps DAWN (Dignified Advancement Workforce Navigation) and AmeriCorps VISTA programs are available through YWCA Tri-County Area, TCN, GreenAllies, and...

Netter Center CACR VISTA Position

The Netter Center

Our VISTA will support the implementation of College Access and Career Readiness (CACR) by addressing the following objectives: implementing continued develop an employment asset map and resource...

Grant Opportunities

Maternal Health QuickFire Challenge – Jun 19

Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Johnson & Johnson Innovation Invites Applications for Maternal Health QuickFire Challenge Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS, is inviting applications for the Maternal Health...

Strengthen Democratic Institutions – Jun 19

National Endowment for Democracy

National Endowment for Democracy Invites Applications to Strengthen Democratic Institutions The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is a private, nonprofit foundation dedicated to the growth and...

Kenneth B. and Mamie P. Clark Fund – Jun 15

American Psychological Foundation

American Psychological Foundation Invites Applications for Kenneth B. and Mamie P. Clark Fund The American Psychological Foundation welcomes applications for the Kenneth B. and Mamie P. Clark Fund,...

State and Local Government Financial Wellness Grants Program – Jul 15

National Association of State Treasurers Foundation

NASTF Welcomes Proposals for State and Local Government Financial Wellness Grants Program In an effort to improve the financial wellness of the state and local public sector workforce, a new national...

Spencer Foundation Invites Proposals for Education Research Grants – June 18

Spencer Foundation

Founded in 1971, the Spencer Foundation is the only national foundation focused exclusively on supporting education research. To that end, the foundation is accepting applications for its Research...

Faculty Updates

Spencer Foundation Invites Proposals for Education Research Grants – June 18

Spencer Foundation

Founded in 1971, the Spencer Foundation is the only national foundation focused exclusively on supporting education research. To that end, the foundation is accepting applications for its Research...

Virtual Civic Engagement: Webinars, Trainings, Resources

HE-SL Listserv

A recent posting on the HE-SL (Higher Education-Service Learning) Listserv asked for folks to share webinars, trainings, etc. that they have been using or looking at for planning purposes now that we...

COVID-19 misinformation Global Service-Learning module

Amizade Global Service-Learning

Amizade is honored to share a free virtual global service-learning module on overcoming COVID-19 misinformation and disinformation. You can find the module here:  This is intended to help train...

COVID-19 and Legal Considerations for Campuses

American Association of Colleges and Universities

The coronavirus pandemic has created a host of legal issues and concerns for campus leaders and administrators as campuses have contended with student departures, programmatic closures, the movement...

CSU Community Engagement’s 3-Part Webinar Series – Webinar Recordings, Slides, Resources, Evaluation

The California State University

Our 3-part webinar series focused on Creating Virtual and Remote Service-Learning Experiences. Each session was 1-hour and featured a panel of experts representing a wide array of disciplines and...

Campus Compact Impact Awards – Sept 30

Campus Compact

Deadline Extended to September 30, 2020 Recognizing individuals & institutions for their achievement in advancing the public purposes of higher education Campus Compact is now accepting...

2020 CUMU Annual Conference is Going Virtual

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are moving the 2020 CUMU Annual Conference to a virtual event—one that rivals what you’ve come to expect from CUMU and our conference. While not meeting in...

New Text on Women and Leadership, Addressing the Needs and Aspirations of Today’s Diverse Students

Stylus Publishing

We Are The Leaders We’ve Been Waiting For, Women and Leadership Development in College by Julie E. Owen. At this time of social flux, of changing demographics on campus and the world beyond, of...

GivePulse: New Times Call for New Methods in Higher Ed

GivePulse

Over the next few weeks, we will be working with our Task Forces in public health, virtual/remote engagement, and curriculum development to lead efforts in developing best practices. We anticipate...

The Netter Center: Staying Connected to Community Partners

University of Pennsylvania’s Netter Center for Community Partnerships

Here is an example of one way a campus is staying connected to its school and community partners. While the Netter Center is working remotely and schools are closed in response to COVID-19, the...

Democratic Engagement

Voice Matters Twitter Conversation: “Take Me to the Ballot Box” – May 28

Campus Election Engagement Project

Last month we here at Campus Election Engagement Project, hosted our first-ever Your Voice Matters Twitter Conversation, discussing Voting and Pop Culture. Join us again on Thursday, May 28th at...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

2020 CUMU Annual Conference is Going Virtual

Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are moving the 2020 CUMU Annual Conference to a virtual event—one that rivals what you’ve come to expect from CUMU and our conference. While not meeting in...

2020 Global Solutions Lab is Going Virtual: Pandemic and Climate Change – June 21-29

Global Solutions Lab

Global Solutions Lab – Pandemic and Climate Change: What We Need to Do Dates: June 21- June 29, 2020 Focus: Developing strategic solutions to pandemics and climate change. Briefings: Briefed...

College Success Network

Rethinking the Use of FTEs in Higher Education Budgets

Hope Center for College Community and Justice

Resourcing the Part-Time Student: Rethinking the Use of FTEs in Higher Education Budgets Government resources, at both the federal and state level, supporting the education of college students are...

Emergency Aid for Higher Education: A Toolkit and Resource Guide for Decision-Makers

Ascendium Education Group

Ascendium Education Group (formerly known as Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates) has invested heavily to advance postsecondary success for low-income students, students of...

Partnerships Classifieds

Volunteer to Feed Children in Your Community this Summer – Apply by Jun 5

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation

The Mayor has called on community leaders, faith-based organizations, and nonprofits to help make sure young people have access to safe, nutritious meals close to home this summer by signing up to...

Let’s Get Ready: Virtual Success Program Expansion – Seeking Parners

Let's Get Ready

Let’s Get Ready’s (LGR) powerful program provides students with six years of support through the college admissions and enrollment process, and then along the road to college graduation. LGR...

Philadelphia VIP – Fall 2020 Legal Internships – June 26

Philadelphia VIP

***One legal internship position available for the fall semester so we are extending our deadline to June 26.*** Philadelphia VIP, the hub of pro bono in Philadelphia, recruits, trains, and supports...


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