Civic Professionalism

Civic Professionalism is a research project that provides a roadmap for transforming educational practice through a dual focus on faculty…

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Civic Science

Civic Science is a method of inquiry into important contemporary issues that enriches democracy by bringing citizens from all backgrounds…

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Cultural Organizing Institutes

Cultural Organizing Institutes advance democratic change within and beyond higher education is an ongoing organizing project. IA’s Cultural Organizing Institutes offer…

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Dream Freedom Revival

The Dream Freedom Revival, or, “Dr. Reverend Ebenezer Abernathy’s Mellifluously, Melodious and Medicative Freedom Revival of Greater Central New York,”…

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Engaged Scholars Study

The Publicly Engaged Scholars (PES) Study illuminates the graduate school experiences and career aspirations and decisions of students and early…

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Extension Reconsidered

Extension Reconsidered is concerned with the work of building a democratic culture that is grounded in an ethic of full participation,…

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Full Participation

The Linking Full Participation research project brings together strategically placed higher education institutions and communities that are working to figure…

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Integrated Assessment

Assessing the Practices of Public Scholarship (APPS) is an ongoing research group that promotes and develops what we call an…

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Performing Our Future

Performing Our Future will demonstrate how the assets of local culture enacted through theater can enable communities to imagine, construct,…

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Publicly Engaged Design

The Commission on Publicly Engaged Design (CoPED) is a new initiative of Imagining America. The purpose of CoPED is to…

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Tenure & Promotion

The Tenure Team Initiative on Public Scholarship (TTI) seeks to change campus policies related to tenure and promotion to recognize…

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