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Lilly Endowment Inc. Awards Three-Year Grant to Indiana Campus Compact

Funding will help college students connect with their communities, discover their role as change-makers, and continue these efforts in Indiana communities beyond graduation. INDIANAPOLIS – Lilly Endowment Inc. has awarded a three-year $900,000 grant to Indiana Campus Compact, a partnership of 44 institutions of higher education representing 70 campuses throughout the state committed to preparing college students to advance the public good in their communities. This funding will begin in July and will enable Indiana Campus Compact to create and support programs that prepare college students as the next generation of civic leaders and community-minded workforce for the state of…

How Your College or University Can Be Engaged with Your Community

By Angela Cain Imagine this. You’re in middle school, around the age of 11 to 13, and you get to attend a free camp where you learn to express yourself through fun projects and start building your voice on community issues. And, here’s a special treat. You are learning from college professors and college students – people stepping up to pour into your life, build your confidence, and let you know that your voice and your creativity matter – no matter what your age. Perhaps they also inspire you to pursue a higher education. This is SlamCamp, a one-week writing…