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Internship Fair at SSU

“Change is not about putting a different kind of people in power but a different kind of power in people.”
—Michael Nagler, Metta Center President

Discovery Day at SSU

Welcome to the Center for Community Engagement at Sonoma State University

Connecting Classroom, Campus, and Community

Thank you for your interest in community engagement and the CCE. Housed in Academic Affairs,Opens in new tab.we are here to help the University and the community collaborate. The Center for Community Engagement is where faculty, staff, and students who want to serve and learn in the community can connect.

The CCE also acts as the entry point for non-profit community-based organizations and government institutions seeking University support to address community needs and interests.

The CCE encourages all forms of community engagement including

  • Direct volunteer community service
  • Philanthropy
  • Activism
  • Political participation
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Community-based research
  • Advocacy

Whether through a service-learning class, internship or volunteerism, or through community based participatory research, action research or creative activity for the common good, we're here to help faculty, staff, and students collaborate with community partners to deepen learning and outcomes.

Please contact us with ideas, questions and concerns.