We’re excited to announce that through Monday, June 26, we are accepting applications for two Civic Fellow positions. Read More »
The David Mathews Center for Civic Life is pleased to announce our Jean O’Connor-Snyder Internship Call for Proposals for the 2017-18 academic year!
Two Auburn University social work majors and a May 2017 graduate will be living and learning in Alabama communities for ten weeks this summer as participants in the College of Liberal Arts’ Living Democracy initiative. Read More »
A brief history of Asset Based Community Development, from Hull House to today.
This week, we’re saying goodbye to four Jean O’Connor-Snyder (JOIP) interns. Read More »
Jeff Rogers, a senior at the University of Alabama, shares his experience of confronting Alabama’s history on campus, and opening himself to the nuance and complexity of community culture on the ground. Read More »
Jean O’Connor Snyder Internship (JOIP) alum Jelani Moore talks self-discovery and community innovation in Elba, Alabama. Read More »
In this week’s installment of the “Where Are They Now?” series, JOIP alum LaRae Walker (Tuskegee University ‘15) recalls her formation as a civic leader and the importance of bridge building in community outreach.
In this third installment of our “Where Are They Now?” series, JOIP alum Lydia Godwin (University of Montevallo ’15) illustrates the connection between archiving a community’s history and enhancing its civic life. Read More »
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