Friday, May 26, 2017

Community Psychology, Liberation Psychology, Ecopsychology Newsletter: Hearing Voices

[Announcement from SCRA-L]

Each year the Community Psychology, Liberation Psychology, and Ecopsychology Specialization of the MA/PhD Depth Psychology Program at Pacifica Graduate Institute creates a newsletter that focuses on the community and ecological work of its students and faculty. We welcome your readership and hope you will find some inspiring ideas and approaches! See articles on decoloniality, arts activism, affordable and secure housing, sacred activism and accompaniment, policy activism, and more! Please enjoy our 2017 publication of Hearing Voices . 

 2017 Newsletter Download

2017 Global Service-Learning Institute, Syracuse, NY

[Announcement from he-sl]

Thinking about starting a new community partnership?
Thinking about introducing community service into an international trip?
Want to refine your current practice?

There’s still time to register for the 2017 Global Service-Learning Institute (GSLI), June 29 – 30, at the SUNY Oswego Metro Center in Syracuse, NY. Go to tinyurl.com/GSLI2017 to register.

GSLI provides the opportunity to workshop global service-learning coursework and programs; collaborate with, dialogue with, and learn from like-minded peers; and better understand best practices in community-driven global service-learning.

Lead facilitators: Richard Kiely, Cornell University, and Brandon Blache-Cohen, Amizade.

Co-sponsored by New York Campus Compact, SUNY Applied Learning, Engaged Cornell, and Amizade Global Service-Learning.

Go to tinyurl.com/GSLI2017 to learn more.


Getting there - Syracuse is accessible by plane, train, and automobile. There's no excuse not to attend!

$5,000 mini-grants available!

Introducing...
Fund for Positive Engagement:
A new opportunity from Campus Compact




Over the past two years, longstanding political and social rifts in the United States have become deeper and more overtly hostile, embittering our already polarized public life. The purpose of the Fund for Positive Engagement is to catalyze experimental responses to challenges arising from this new climate.
Through the Fund for Positive Engagement Campus Compact is offering mini-grants of $5,000 to campuses to enable small-scale, short-term experiments; reveal promising practices; and share what is learned from these innovation efforts across our network and beyond.


Questions?

We'll walk you through everything you need to know about applying for a mini-grant of $5,000 for your campus.

Join us for an informational webinar at the following dates:
  • Monday May 22, 2017


  • Thursday June 1, 2017

Assistant Director for Strategy and Evaluation - Washington University in St. Louis

[Announcement from he-sl]

Dear Colleagues,

The Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement at Washington University in St. Louis seeks applications for an Assistant Director for Strategy & Evaluation. This position serves on our senior leadership team, with responsibility for evaluation, assessment, strategic development, and organizational learning. With expertise in both evaluation and strategic planning, the Assistant Director is responsible for utilizing evaluation and assessment as a driver for ongoing strategic planning, development, and implementation that will assist the institute in meeting its mission and strategic priorities.Please see the attached job description.

We would love your help in identifying an exceptional professional to join our team by circulating this announcement. We welcome and encourage applicants with diverse backgrounds. Interested candidates should apply via the Human Resources website (https://jobs.wustl.edu –(job ID 36774) and questions may be directed to gephardtinstitute@wustl.edu.
Best,
Matthew Bakko

Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement

SF State Hiring! - Senior Program Coordinator

[Announcement from he-sl]

Dear all,

The Senior Program Coordinator position (Job# 6414) has been reposted as open until filled. HR had to put a two week priority review (June 8, 2017)

However, it’s open until filled. Posting on SF State website can be found at the :
·         SF State Careers website: https://hr.sfsu.edu/Employment_HRMS/employment/jobs
·         Then click on “ Staff/ Management Opportunities (Job Seeker/External Applicant) link
In addition, as FYI…the job posting has been placed in the following website:
Chronicle Higher Ed
Idealist.org