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  • Dec
    The Power of the Arts to Educate, Heal and Facilitate Meaningful Conversations
    Dec. 10th, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Moderator: Suzanne Burton, CAS Associate Dean for the Arts

    "You can't help it. An artist's duty, as far as I'm concerned, is to reflect the times." ― Nina Simone

    Speakers:  Theatre, Hassan Al Amin –  Music- Colin Miller,    Dance, Lynnette Overby, Visual Arts, Colette Gaiter

                A panel of University of Delaware arts and social change leaders will describe their work in a variety of art forms (theatre, dance, visual arts and music) created to promote self and societal understanding and move people to action. During their presentation they will share excerpts of their work and describe motivations and impact on audiences and participants.

  • Feb
    The Newark NAACP/UD Partnership – CEI
    Feb. 11th, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Moderator: Jeffrey Richardson, 

    Speakers: Freeman Williams, Representative from the UD Library, Cami Seward (Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow)

    The University of Delaware partners with various organizations in the Newark community, focusing on programs that enhance the long-term quality of life throughout Newark. CEI supports the UD-NAACP Partnership that focuses on improved collaborations in support of greater diversity and inclusion in the community and the University. A key function of the UD/NAACP partnership has been to preserve the

    heritage of Newark’s African American community, its landmarks, its history and its contributions. Included in this work is the preservation of the history of the School Hill

    community adjacent to the University of Delaware. CEI and the UD Library have worked with the NAACP and the Friends of School Hill to preserve the history of this community. 


  • Mar
    Annual Provost Symposium on Engaged Scholarship
    Mar. 18th, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    ​Save the date! Exact timing and agenda TBD. 

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  • Community Engagement Scholars Course of Study
    Interested in Applying? There are two ways:

    - After you’ve been admitted to UD as an incoming first year student

    - Once matriculated, rolling admissions until sophomore year

    For more information please visit our website

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