The division works to stimulate collaboration, identify synergy and broadly promote the science of community-engaged research. Follow along at #VCUCEnR.
VCU faculty and students who are part of the VCU Africa Combo partnership traveled to Durban, South Africa in March as part of an on-going partnership with the University of KwaZulu-Nata in Durban (UKZN).
The 3 credit-hour, graduate level, online course provides students with tools to explore the philosophy and techniques of Community-Engaged Research (CEnR) through connected learning and social media.
Community-engaged research creates an opportunity for researchers to gain valuable insight from community partners. Hear experienced researchers and community partners explain how community-engaged research benefits both the researcher and community.
Successful community engaged research goes beyond strengthening partnerships and conducting research. It involves disseminating the findings within the discipline and in the community.