The week of

November 20, 2018

PHENND Events/Activities

Other Local Events and Workshops

Democracy and Literature: A conversation about why books matter with National Book Award authors

Writers House at Rutgers University-Camden

Democracy and Literature: A conversation about why books matter with National Book Award authors Solmaz Sharif and Erica L. Sanchez December 5, 2018, 7 pm Digital Commons, 101 Cooper Street, Camden,...

Introduction to Transformational Intergroup Dialogue

Blue Door Group

Transformational Intergroup Dialogue is a powerful approach that supports participants in uncovering their real thoughts and feelings in relation to issues of diversity and social identity like race,...

Microgrids 101

Penn State University

The transition from traditional power sources to distributed energy is happening at a fast rate, and microgrids — a reliable, environmentally-friendly option that spurs economic growth — are...

2019 Summer Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success

Association of American Colleges and Universities

June 18–21, 2019 Villanova University Applications Due March 7, 2019 The Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success will help campus and state system teams advance student success by...

November Shared Prosperity Roundtable: Strategic Planning Update & Input

City of Philadelphia Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity

Thursday, November 29, 2018 9:00 to 11:30 PHMC, 1500 Market Street, Ste 1500 Refreshments will be provided Register now In 2013, The Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity took the lead in...

Printing without a Press

Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation

Wednesday, December 5, 2018; 6:00-8:30 pm Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catherine Street, Free parking available. Printmaking is a rich and versatile medium that can ignite your students’ imagination...

Trauma-Informed Practice for Teaching Artists

Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation

Philadelphia is working toward becoming a trauma-informed city in which public policy recognizes and supports those in our city whose lives are impacted by trauma. It is crucial that the work of...

Design your Goals (for youth)

Mighty Writers West

NEW Program at Mighty Writers West Design your Goals (Ages 10-17) Sundays, 12-2pm Sunday, December 2, to January 20, 2019 Create a personalized journal that will help you grow. Take ownership of your...

Come Celebrate Just Act’s new studio!

Just Act

Come celebrate Just Act’s new studio with our friends and partners! WHEN: November 27 from 630pm-9pm WHERE: 6139 Germantown Ave, Suite 203 WHAT: Potluck Studio “house warming” and...

New Resources

Diversity & Democracy: Examining the Past, Transforming the Future

Association of American Colleges and Universities

Examining the Past, Transforming the Future – AAC&U Publication Diversity & Democracy, Summer 2018 Vol. 21, No. 3 This issue of Diversity & Democracy examines how colleges and...

Start Planning Your MLK Day of Service Project

Youth Service America

Creating Beloved Communities Among Dr. King’s most compelling visions is that of a Beloved Community – a community in which people of different backgrounds recognize that we are all...

Creativity-Infused Pedagogy to Foster a Civic Consciousness

Association of American Colleges and Universities

By Carol-lynn Swol, Project Associate, Association of American Colleges and Universities Art and design curricula empower students to be thoughtful and engaged with society. The creative process,...

Book: Place-Based Community Engagement in Higher Education

Stylus Publishing

A Strategy to Transform Universities and Communities by Erica K. Yamamura and Kent Koth Foreword by Geoffrey Canada While an increasing number of universities have or are committed to engaging their...

Book: Community-Based Global Learning

Stylus Publishing

The Theory and Practice of Ethical Engagement at Home and Abroad by Eric Hartman, Richard C. Kiely, Christopher Boettcher, and Jessica Friedrichs Foreword by Rafia Zakaria International education,...

2018 Hopeworks Impact Report

Hopeworks Camden

2018 Hopeworks Impact Report is now available! Spoiler alert–this was designed by a Hopeworks Intern! With a focus on education, technology, and entrepreneurship, Hopeworks provides a positive,...

Democracy under Siege – Article in AAC&U Newsletter

American Association of Colleges and Universities

This article attempts to reframe what is going on with US democracy and democracies elsewhere in a different way than the divided political parties that governs the narrative in this period of...

Volunteering in America Report

Corporation for National and Community Service

The Corporation has released its 2018 report on Volunteering in America, a “comprehensive report of volunteer highlights and trends in the United States of America.” On the report’s website,...

New College Success documentary: Unlikely

Three Frame Media

World premiere of documentary on higher ed set for Napa Valley Festival Immigrants. Parents. Working Adults. First Generation. Meet the faces of today’s higher ed students and follow the...

Family Academy Courses and Training

School District of Philadelphia

Family Academy Courses and Training returns for the 2018-19 School Year! HELP US SPREAD THE WORD! The School District of Philadelphia’s Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) is excited...

National Conferences & Calls for Proposal

Call for Proposals: Professional Development for Music Educators

Philadelphia Music Alliance for Youth

Music Educators! What do you know? What is your best classroom practice to share with other music educators? Propose a one-hour session for the upcoming Shared Professional Development Day with the...

Diversity, Equity, and Student Success Conference

Association of American Colleges and Universities

Engaged Inclusivity: Perceptions, Realities, and Aspirations March 28, 2019 to March 30, 2019 Omni William Penn 530 William Penn Place Pittsburgh, PA 15219 “If we are to achieve a richer culture,...

Call for Proposals: Inclusive Leadership Conference

Campus Philly

On February 9, 2019, close to 500 students will learn how to use their voice to advocate for inclusion and respect, and you can help! Campus Philly and Temple University’s annual Inclusive...

Call for Papers: The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership and Social Change

International Undergraduate Journal For Service-Learning

The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership and Social Change has a call for papers.  You can view the Journal at   The Journal is dedicated to providing undergraduate...

2019 Regional National Service Training – Call for Proposals

National Service Training

America’s Service Commissions, in partnership with state service commissions, is pleased to release a Call for Proposals for the 2019 National Service Regional Training Conferences. Interested...

Call for Workshops & Papers: Philosophy from All Walks of Life

Public Philosophy Network

Michigan State University Kellogg Conference Center October 17-19, 2019 Call for Workshops, Panels, Papers, Reports Abstracts Due January 31, 2019, please submit to: The Public Philosophy Networks...

Grant Opportunities

K-12 Classroom Projects

ASM Materials Education Foundation

ASM Materials Education Foundation Invites Applications for K-12 Classroom Projects The ASM Materials Education Foundation is the charitable arm of ASM International, the world’s largest...

Inequality Research Grants

William T. Grant Foundation

William T. Grant Foundation Seeks Applications for Inequality Research Grants In recent years, inequality in the United States has become pervasive. At the same time, prospects for social mobility...

NFL Foundation Grassroots Program

Local Initiatives Support Coalition

Local Initiatives Support Consortium Invites Grant Applications for NFL Foundation Grassroots Program The Local Initiatives Support Consortium is accepting grant proposals to the NFL Foundation...

Promotion of Humane Education Issues RFP

Latham Foundation

Latham Foundation for the Promotion of Humane Education Issues RFP The Latham Foundation for the Promotion of Humane Education has issued a Request for Proposals for a first round of grants...

Replication Grant: Stay the Course

Catholic Charities Fort Worth

RFP opens to replicate Catholic Charities Fort Worth’s Stay the Course Stay the Course is a community college program created by Catholic Charities Fort Worth (CCFW). It combines case...

Job Opportunities/AmeriCorps Opportunities

Non-Tenure Track Faculty Department of Psychological Studies, Temple University

Temple University

The Department of Psychological Studies in Education in the College of Education seeks to fill a non-tenure track position in its Human Development & Community Engagement program. The program is...

Part-Time Investigators Needed – Investigate Housing Discrimination

Fair Housing Rights Center of Southeastern PA

The Fair Housing Rights Center in Southeastern Pennsylvania is looking for individuals to help further social and economic justice. The Fair Housing Rights Center in Southeastern Pennsylvania is...

Internships in Corporate Social Responsibility, Satell Institute

Satell Institute

At the Satell Institute our mission is to develop and lead a Collective Force of Businesses & Foundations Partnering with Nonprofits for the Greater Good, dedicated to Corporate Social...

Program Coordinator

Ceiba

Job Title: Program Coordinator Reports to: Executive Director Job Description: Ceiba is a coalition of Latino non-profit organizations. Its mission is to promote the economic development and...

Rec Center Program Manager – Mighty Writers

Mighty Writers

About Mighty Writers Mighty Writers is a nonprofit that teaches Philadelphia kids, two to 17, to think and write with clarity. Our free, out-of-school writing programs in four Philadelphia...

Citywide Civic Engagement Manager, City of Philadelphia

City of Philadelphia

The Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service (OCEVS) is committed to increasing long term, sustainable civic engagement throughout the city. To support this goal, we offer a variety of...

Associate Marketing Manager, The Science Center

University City Science Center

At the Science Center, we’re surrounded by Greater Philadelphia’s entrepreneurs and innovators who are inventing the future. Their ambition, optimism, collaboration and discovery energizes...

Miscellaneous

World Hunger Leadership Challenge

Lead2Feed Challenge

World Hunger Leadership Challenge Accepting Student Entries for World Hunger Service Learning Projects The Lead2Feed Challenge was established to encourage middle and high school students to hone...

Pre-Apprenticeship programs to serve Opportunity Youth in Philadelphia.

Philadelphia Works

Philadelphia Works Awards $600,000 in Contracts for New Pre-Apprenticeships Pilot programs will better connect Philadelphia youth and young adults to opportunities in skilled trades and Information...

Request For Proposals – Teen Lounge

Fleisher Art Memorial

Ends on November 26, 2018 Teen Lounge at Fleisher Art Memorial is accepting project proposals from teaching artists for paid residencies! Teen Lounge is a free, drop-in afterschool arts program...

The Art of the Relationship: Board Orientation that Sets the Right Direction

La Salle Nonprofit Center

Date and Time: Tuesday, January 29, 2019 – 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm REGISTER Once you have found new board members, make sure you offer an effective orientation experience that doesn’t assume...

Aspen Presidential Fellowship: Community College leadership

Aspen Institute

Aspen Fellows application open for 2019-20 cohort During the next decade, more than 80 percent of community college presidents are projected to retire, creating a need to develop leaders. The Aspen...

Leadership Training: Do You Serve on a Board?

Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia

Whether you’re currently serving on a non-profit board or not, the Arts + Business Council’s Business On Board 2019 program is a great leadership development opportunity to take part in. Over the...

Emerging Leader Fellowship

Stoneleigh Foundation

The Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellowship is a two-year, full-time, hands-on position for early career professionals. Fellows work collaboratively with a host organization and the Stoneleigh...

Intensive TESOL Certificate Course

MotherTongue TESOL

Mother Tongue Intensive TESOL Certificate Course 4-day Intensive TESOL course Course Dates- 1/10-1/13 Mother Tongue TESOL is an intensive 100-hours ESL teacher training and certification course for...

College Success Network

Diversity, Equity, and Student Success Conference

Association of American Colleges and Universities

Engaged Inclusivity: Perceptions, Realities, and Aspirations March 28, 2019 to March 30, 2019 Omni William Penn 530 William Penn Place Pittsburgh, PA 15219 “If we are to achieve a richer culture,...

2019 Summer Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success

Association of American Colleges and Universities

June 18–21, 2019 Villanova University Applications Due March 7, 2019 The Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success will help campus and state system teams advance student success by...

Diversity & Democracy: Examining the Past, Transforming the Future

Association of American Colleges and Universities

Examining the Past, Transforming the Future – AAC&U Publication Diversity & Democracy, Summer 2018 Vol. 21, No. 3 This issue of Diversity & Democracy examines how colleges and...

Creativity-Infused Pedagogy to Foster a Civic Consciousness

Association of American Colleges and Universities

By Carol-lynn Swol, Project Associate, Association of American Colleges and Universities Art and design curricula empower students to be thoughtful and engaged with society. The creative process,...

Book: Place-Based Community Engagement in Higher Education

Stylus Publishing

A Strategy to Transform Universities and Communities by Erica K. Yamamura and Kent Koth Foreword by Geoffrey Canada While an increasing number of universities have or are committed to engaging their...

Replication Grant: Stay the Course

Catholic Charities Fort Worth

RFP opens to replicate Catholic Charities Fort Worth’s Stay the Course Stay the Course is a community college program created by Catholic Charities Fort Worth (CCFW). It combines case...

Aspen Presidential Fellowship: Community College leadership

Aspen Institute

Aspen Fellows application open for 2019-20 cohort During the next decade, more than 80 percent of community college presidents are projected to retire, creating a need to develop leaders. The Aspen...

New College Success documentary: Unlikely

Three Frame Media

World premiere of documentary on higher ed set for Napa Valley Festival Immigrants. Parents. Working Adults. First Generation. Meet the faces of today’s higher ed students and follow the...

Faculty Updates

Diversity, Equity, and Student Success Conference

Association of American Colleges and Universities

Engaged Inclusivity: Perceptions, Realities, and Aspirations March 28, 2019 to March 30, 2019 Omni William Penn 530 William Penn Place Pittsburgh, PA 15219 “If we are to achieve a richer culture,...

2019 Summer Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success

Association of American Colleges and Universities

June 18–21, 2019 Villanova University Applications Due March 7, 2019 The Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success will help campus and state system teams advance student success by...

Diversity & Democracy: Examining the Past, Transforming the Future

Association of American Colleges and Universities

Examining the Past, Transforming the Future – AAC&U Publication Diversity & Democracy, Summer 2018 Vol. 21, No. 3 This issue of Diversity & Democracy examines how colleges and...

Book: Place-Based Community Engagement in Higher Education

Stylus Publishing

A Strategy to Transform Universities and Communities by Erica K. Yamamura and Kent Koth Foreword by Geoffrey Canada While an increasing number of universities have or are committed to engaging their...

Book: Community-Based Global Learning

Stylus Publishing

The Theory and Practice of Ethical Engagement at Home and Abroad by Eric Hartman, Richard C. Kiely, Christopher Boettcher, and Jessica Friedrichs Foreword by Rafia Zakaria International education,...

Call for Papers: The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership and Social Change

International Undergraduate Journal For Service-Learning

The International Undergraduate Journal for Service-learning, Leadership and Social Change has a call for papers.  You can view the Journal at   The Journal is dedicated to providing undergraduate...

Civic Learning & Engagement Rubrics for Gen Ed Programs

HE-SL Listserv

AAC&U will be releasing a new publication in January 2019:  We Have a Rubric for That: The VALUE Approach to Assessment.  More information can be found here:  IUPUI’s learning outcomes,...

Democracy under Siege – Article in AAC&U Newsletter

American Association of Colleges and Universities

This article attempts to reframe what is going on with US democracy and democracies elsewhere in a different way than the divided political parties that governs the narrative in this period of...

Volunteering in America Report

Corporation for National and Community Service

The Corporation has released its 2018 report on Volunteering in America, a “comprehensive report of volunteer highlights and trends in the United States of America.” On the report’s website,...

Call for Workshops & Papers: Philosophy from All Walks of Life

Public Philosophy Network

Michigan State University Kellogg Conference Center October 17-19, 2019 Call for Workshops, Panels, Papers, Reports Abstracts Due January 31, 2019, please submit to: The Public Philosophy Networks...


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