Core engagement documents

Kansas Compact (2007): Presidents' Declaration on the Civic Responsibility of Higher Education. (PDF)

Boyer, E.L. (1990). Scholarship reconsidered: Priorities of the professoriate.

Carnegie Foundation. (2006). Community engagement elective classification. http://classifications.carnegiefoundation.org/descriptions/community_engagement.php

Kellogg Commission on the Future of State and Land Grant Universities. (1999). Returning to Our Roots: The Engaged Institution. http://www.aplu.org/NetCommunity/Document.Doc?id=183.

NASULGC Extension Committee on Organization and Policy. (2002). The extension system: A vision for the 21st century. http://www.aplu.org/NetCommunity/Document.Doc?id=152.

National Science Foundation. (1999). Letter from the Director of the National Science Foundation announcing two new evaluative criteria for NSF proposals. See criterion on broader impact to society. www.nsf.gov/pubs/1999/nsf99172/nsf99172.htm .

"The Centrality of Engagement in Higher Education."  Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement.  Volume 16(3).  2012. Authors: Hiram E. Fitzgerald, Karen Bruns, Steven T. Sonka, Andrew Furco, and Louis Swanson. http://openjournals.libs.uga.edu/index.php/jheoe/article/view/861/575