- October 17, 2011 at 6:05 pm
The highly regarded Minnesota news website MinnPost.com recently published two articles featuring ACE partnerships...
- September 30, 2011 at 2:40 pm
Leading urban sociologist and education advocate, Pedro Noguera will deliver Carleton’s College’s weekly convocation address on Friday, Oct. 7 at 10:50 a.m. in the Skinner Memorial Chapel. His presentation, entitled “Creating the Schools We Need: A Broader and Bolder Approach to School Reform,” honors Latino Heritage Month at the College. Noguera will examine the obstacles standing in the way of providing equal education for all, as well as discussing the solutions that are already working to overcome those obstacles. The author of many acclaimed books on public education, Noguera will sign copies of his books, which will be available for purchase at the event, following his presentation. Convocation is free and open to the public.
- September 29, 2011 at 2:30 pm
Tuesday, Oct. 4th, 7pm
Northfield High School Auditorium
Come learn more about the vote on school funding in Northfield...
- September 29, 2011 at 10:45 am
Tuesday, Oct. 4th, 12-1pm
This Tuesday, October 4th, three guest speakers will visit Carleton College to talk about their careers working to provide sustainable supplies of healthy food...
- September 19, 2011 at 1:31 pm
Friday, Sept. 23rd, 5:30-8:00pm
Great Hall, Carleton College
This Friday, September 23rd, at 5:30pm, Carleton College's Great Hall will host a conversation between student researchers, keynote speaker Holly Lasagna of Bates College, and anyone interested in local food to discuss "Weaving a Sustainable Food Web..."
- September 17, 2011 at 12:23 pm
Our friends at Locally Grown Northfield have blogged about us...
- June 6, 2011 at 3:53 pm
The Academic Civic Engagement Spring 2011 newsletter, focused on the arts and humanities, is now available!
You can download it from ACE's newsletter page. Old issues are also available, including…
- May 20, 2011 at 10:46 am
Imagining America (IA), a national consortium of colleges and universities supporting public scholarship, has featured Carleton in their most recent newsletter. They highlight the work done by Adriana Estill's Latina/o…
- May 6, 2011 at 2:54 pm
The latest issue of The Learning Connection, the Carleton Academic Civic Engagement newsletter, has just been released! It discusses the many exciting ways that Carleton is reaching out into the community to promote an interest in science, nature, and critical inquiry.
- May 6, 2011 at 12:24 pm
This winter, Carleton and St. Olaf jointly received a $25,000 grant to work with local schools and community partners to promote good nutrition and healthy eating. The grant, which comes from the Corporation for National and Community Service and the National Science Foundation’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) program, has sparked a variety of interconnected projects coming out of the ACE office.
- April 29, 2011 at 1:14 pm
Be a part of the Weitz Center's opening this Fall! Submit your pictures on the theme of learning and action. Winners will be selected for the Civic Engagement Exhibition at the Weitz Center for Creativity. Show us why and how you care about creating change!
Please submit up to 6 digital photographs or photo collages of your own work at http://go.carleton.edu/acephoto by May 15th 2011.
- April 8, 2011 at 3:28 pm
“My students would write wonderful research papers,” remembers Biology professor Debby Walser-Kuntz. “But the problem was, I was their only audience.” As an undergraduate student, Prof. Walser-Kuntz...