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Celebrating 10 Years of Civic Engagement Awards
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 - 3:00pm to Wednesday, May 19, 2010 - 5:30pm

WHAT: Please join Portland State University in celebrating ten years of honoring exemplary civic engagement. Over the past decade, more than 110 competitive, peer reviewed awards have been conferred to faculty and community partners in the following categories:

Excellence in Community-Based Research
Excellence in Community-University Partnerships
Excellence in Departmental Civic Engagement
Excellence in Community-based Teaching and Learning

Please join President Wim Wiewel and Provost Roy Koch by honoring this legacy of partnerships and celebrating with the scores of community partners who help harness the intellectual and physical resources of Portland State to address community concerns through engaged faculty teaching and research and student civic participation.

Carole Smith, Superintendent of Portland Public Schools, and Jeff Cogan, Multnomah County Chair will each provide an overview of how partnerships with Portland State have helped their organizations improve the quality of life in the region.  

Wine reception follows at approximately 4:15 p.m.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 19, 3:00 to 5:30PM
WHERE: 296-8 Smith Union
R.S.V.P: (503) 725-5642 or caestaff@pdx.edu