July Brings Great New Training Opportunities with the Center
Great certificate-bearing learning opportunities with the center.
Center Staff Win Awards
Two staff members were recently recognized for their contributions to the center and the university. Alicia Light, our Instructional Design Technologist, won the University’s Award for Excellence at the college level and Cindy Wooden, our Project Administrator, received the Pride […]
Center Graduate Research Assistant Highlighted
Kayla Watson, a graduate student working with our center, wears many hats. While she is a getting her Master of Science in Communication (’18), she is also a Public Speaking Instructor in the Department of Communication, a Research Assistant with […]
Engaging Safely Men who Abuse
Center Trainer Claudia Kearney and Center Director Joan Pennell were invited to make two presentations at the National Safe and Together Model Symposium held in Seattle, Washington. Their well-attended pre institute focused on how men can hold themselves accountable to […]
Dr. Pennell Inducted into the Academy of Community Engagement Scholarship
Dr. Joan Pennell was inducted as an inaugural member into the Academy of Community Engagement Scholarship.
CHASS Sponsors a Panel on Microaggressions in Everyday Life
November 14, from 4:30-6:00 p.m. in the Caldwell Lounge.
Moving from Parent Partner to Family Partner in California
“Counties are more open to family partners when [they] see it in action.”
Foster Youth and Education
This spring, the Center for Family and Community Engagement employed two NC State MSW students, Stephanie Batchelor and Olivia Reeser, and one Campbell law student, Magen Kite, to research methods for increasing the educational stability of youth in foster care.
Successful Five-Year Review!
The Center for Family and Community Engagement celebrated its five-year anniversary by successfully completing a university-required comprehensive evaluation. As Center Director, Dr. Joan Pennell, said, the review provided an “opportunity to assess the center’s achievement of its objectives and to […]
The center’s Claudia Kearney receives an NCSU Award for Excellence
The center's Claudia Kearney is one of only five employees to receive a University Award for Excellence in 2014.