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Building a Community-Engaged Research Program in an Honors College

Saturday, November 8, 2014: 3:00 PM-3:50 PM
Governorís Square 14 (Sheraton)
The growing field of community-engaged research brings a strong academic component to student work in the community.  This presentation shares what it has taken to develop a thriving, rigorous program in this area from scratch at Commonwealth Honors College (UMass-Amherst).  The principles would apply to any new program creations.
Susan Ware, Commonwealth Honors College UMass Amherst and Elena Carbone, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
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