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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.

Civic Engagement Scholar Applications
2018 - 2019 --- OPEN NOW! 

CES Position Ad 2018

Interested in working with students and community members in a year-long PAID leadership position? Apply to be a Civic Engagement Scholar today! 

For more information on the position and to learn about past Civic Engagement Scholars (CESs) click here:

Want to apply? Learn more about the application process and fill out the initial online application here:

Social Justice Research Symposium 2018

Social Justice Research Symposium

Interested in applying? Click the link here:

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.