UMF’s Partnership for Civic Advancement is an initiative that supports student participation in community-based activities in western Maine and beyond. All Partnership activities are intended to be mutually beneficial to UMF students and to the communities served.
Student-community engagement activities supported by the Partnership include: (Please see “Definitions” for a description of each engagement type.)
- Undergraduate Research
- Leadership Education and Training, and
- Service Learning
How to get involved:
- Students interested in working with community organizations or local businesses, please start here.
- Faculty and staff seeking to expand student learning opportunities through community placements may start here.
- Community businesses and organizations interested in securing assistance from UMF students on high priority community projects may start here.
News and Upcoming Events
Fall 2015 Internship Fair – Wednesday, October 7th. Save the Date!
Check here to see all Upcoming Events and Meetings.
Go to the Partnership News to read the full stories:
Partnership Celebrates 3rd Anniversary
UMF’s Partnership Receives Grant from the Davis Educational Foundation
UMF’s Partnership for Civic Advancement Receives Second Three-Year Grant from Bangor Savings Bank Foundation
and more . . .
Check below to see issues of the Partnership Press newsletters:
See the Partnership’s Year 3 Outcomes Summary Report
This website is maintained by the Partnership. It is meant to serve students, faculty, staff, and community sponsors. Suggestions for improving this site are always welcome.