• CCE's Official Launch of MAP

    CCE's Official Launch of MAP

    Miami Affordability Project

    On May 28th, CCE launched it's one-of-a-kind research tool at the Beacon Council. MAP was created in collaboration with the Center for Computational Science.

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  • CCE Presents MAP at eMerge Americas!

    CCE Presents MAP at eMerge Americas!

    HUD Secretary Julian Castro Impressed

    We presented our Miami Affordability Project (MAP) tool at eMerge Americas on May 4th. The MAP contains over 100 data filters on housing, demographics, and property data to visualize and facilitate analysis of supply and demand for housing, funding programs, affordability preservation risks, and historic preservation. It was also an exciting honor to discuss this interactive mapping tool with U.S HUD Secretary Julian Castro!

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  • Junior Natasha Koermer Awarded

    Junior Natasha Koermer Awarded

    Named UM's 2015 Newman Civic Fellow

    Natasha, a Biomedical Engineering with minors in Public Health and Spanish at the University of Miami, has demonstrated extraordinary leadership and civic engagement over the years, working to create sustainable solutions to global engineering and health issues. Congratulations Natasha!

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  • Phi Beta Kappa Awards CCE

    Phi Beta Kappa Awards CCE

    Key of Excellence Award & $10,000 Prize

    The Phi Beta Kappa Society (ΦBK), the nation’s oldest and most widely known academic honor society, presented the University of Miami’s Office of Civic and Community Engagement (CCE) with its Key of Excellence Award and a $10,000 prize at a reception on April 2nd, 2015. Phi Beta Kappa President Katherine Soule presented the award at the Kampong National Tropical Botanical Garden in Coconut Grove.

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  • UM Receives Community Engagement Classification

    UM Receives Community Engagement Classification

    Honored by the Carnegie Foundation

    The University of Miami has been selected to receive the prestigious 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. As a first-time recipient of the classification, UM joins a growing list of more than 360 United States institutions proven to demonstrate practices of community engagement through mission, culture, leadership, resources, and practices.

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  • Dr. Eisenhauer Presents MAP at Prosperity Initiative Meeting

    Dr. Eisenhauer Presents MAP at Prosperity Initiative Meeting

    Commissioners Focused on Housing

    We were honored to present the Miami Affordability Project at the Chairman's Council for Prosperity Initiatives meeting on June 3rd at the Stephen P. Clark Center in Miami, Florida. The topic of discussion was housing.

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  • Community Scholars 2015 Cohort

    Community Scholars 2015 Cohort

    The Community Scholars in Affordable Housing program, an initiative now in its second year, offered by the University of Miami, the South Florida Community Development Coalition, and Catalyst Miami. The purpose of the program is to develop the skillset and knowledge base of individuals working in the field of housing and community development.

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  • Affordable Housing News & Updates

    Affordable Housing News & Updates

    News & Updates

    Greetings from the Office of Civic and Community Engagement! Our monthly Affordable Housing Newsletter highlights current news and research related to housing issues.

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  • Congrats to Sean Driscoll!

    Congrats to Sean Driscoll!

    Graduating History Major Wins Big

    Our office would like to congratulate Civic Engagement High School Partnership participant, Sean Driscoll, on winning both the Top Graduating Senior in History award and the Jennifer Wollmann Award for Civic Engagement, presented by the Department of History!

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  • On Engagement

    On Engagement

    Video produced by CCE!

    We interviewed people at the University of Miami on the importance of being engaged civically and in your community. These are some of their amazing responses. Many thanks to all our interviewees!

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  • Dr. Bachin Receives Florida Campus Compact Award

    Dr. Bachin Receives Florida Campus Compact Award

    2013 Community Engagement Educator

    Robin Bachin, UM’s assistant provost for Civic and Community Engagement and the Charlton W. Tebeau Associate Professor of History, has received the 2013 Community Engagement Educator Award from Florida Campus Compact.

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  • UM Receives Two Awards from Florida Campus Compact

    UM Receives Two Awards from Florida Campus Compact

    Recognition for engagement across campus

    The University of Miami was recognized for its culture of engagement with two awards from Florida Campus Compact earlier this month. UM received the Engaged Campus of the Year Award for the Independent Sector as well as the 2014 Student Affairs Partnering with Academic Affairs Award in recognition of the Civic Scholars program.

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