Module 1 - Introduction
After completing this module you will understand:
- What it means for the UofM to be an engaged institution with an urban-serving research history
- The responsibility that the urban-serving research mission places on faculty and students to engage with community partners
- How engagement enhances the undergraduate academic experience
Community engagement means using my research and other academic skills in the service of the community. It entails finding out what they need and working to accomplish their goals.
- UofM Student
Portions of the content for these modules have been provided by Michigan State University through their Tools of Engagement, Collaborating with Community Partners program.