Marisol Morales - Carnegie Elective Classifications Central Office
John Saltmarsh - University of Massachusetts Boston
The 2024 Carnegie Elective Classification for Community Engagement framework has been updated to reflect ongoing shifts within our institutions, communities, and how we come together to address community-based public problem solving. This workshop is designed to assist campuses preparing for both first-time applications and campuses that are re-classifying (those classified in 2016). The session will include: 1. an orientation to both the classification and reclassification frameworks 2. an overview of the 2024 process 3. additions and changes to the documentation framework 4. review of the documentation framework and complete application 5. strategies that have been effective for successful applications
- to improve understanding of the intentions of the Carnegie Elective Classification for Community Engagement
- to learn about the updates to the classification and reclassification frameworks
- to learn best practices for gathering evidence, reflecting on it, and submitting an application, and understanding the areas of strength and weakness of institutional engagement.