Community Engagement in the News

Colleges group welcomes new funding partner
January 12, 2017
The Manatee Community Foundation is the newest partner working with the area colleges to bolster and unify higher education offerings in the Manatee-Sarasota area.

Introducing the Circus Science Machine: Educational Program
January 12, 2017
In this news clip, the Circus Arts Conservatory and the USF Sarasota-Manatee are partnering to present the Circus Science Machine to fifth graders. 

Foundation Becomes Funding Partner for Higher Ed Consortium
January 11, 2017
The Manatee Community Foundation is the latest partner to support the college consortium known as the C4.

Circus becomes vehicle for teaching science to thousands of students
January 11, 2017
The Circus Arts Conservatory and the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee are partnering to present the Circus Science Machine to fifth graders.

College Creates Office of Community Engagement
December 20, 2016
USF Sarasota-Manatee recently established an Office of Community Engagement and appointed an administrator and program coordinator.

USFSM Establishes Office of Community Engagement
December 13, 2016
USFSM established an Office of Community Engagement, appointing an administrator and program coordinator.

Center for the Partnership for Arts-Integrated Teaching (PAInT) Expands
July, 20, 2016
With a focus on expanding knowledge and research of arts-integrated instruction, PAInT will expand to bring its successful community arts and cultural partnership blueprint to schools and districts across Florida. 

Campus Compact Honors USFSM Student as a Newman Civic Fellow for Community Engagement
March 26, 2015
Though service, research and advocacy, Newman Fellows are enriching their college experiences to better understand themselves, the causes of social issues and effective mechanisms for creating sustainable change.