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Welcome to the Mary Jane Underwood Stryker Center for Civic Engagement (CCE)!

Affirming the central goals of the College, the CCE engages students, faculty, and community members in sustained partnerships that foster collaborative learning and civic participation in a diverse, democratic society. By forging a link between critical civic engagement and learning, the CCE works to strengthen the community, invigorate the educational experience, and promote a more just, equitable & sustainable world.

Community Building Internships -- NOW OPEN! CLOSE NEXT WEEK -- THRUSDAY MARCH 1ST

Need a summer internship? A paid summer internship? Want to work with an awesome community partner here in Kalamazoo? Then apply for a Center for Civic Engagement Community Building Internship. Opportunities are competitive and only offered to those who have the required qualifications, please check out our CBI webpage for all the details: 

Positions are only open until filled so apply TODAY!

CBI Spotlight: Executive Assistant for Racial Healing at SHARE


Our Programs

About two thirds of Kalamazoo College students work in the community every year, through service-learning courses and in co-curricular programs



Have additional questions? Curious about something not covered on the webpage? If so, feel free to contact Emily Kowey, Post Baccalaureate Fellow for the CCE.