It Takes a Village: Welcoming Refugees to Durham Through Community-Engaged Partnership

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Speaker(s): Deb Reisinger, Ellen Andrews
Engaged Scholars Lunch & Learn: It takes a village: Welcoming refugees to Durham through Community-engaged partnership


In this candid conversation, CWS Director Ellen Andrews and Duke Professor Deb Reisinger talk about the benefits and challenges of working with student volunteers. Andrews and Reisinger have worked together for 10 years, supporting refugee resettlement efforts and service-learning opportunities for students. This year, they are participating together in the Community engaged Scholarship Collaborative in order to explore the impact of student volunteerism on community partners.
Sponsor

Duke Office of Civic Engagement (DOCE)

Co-Sponsor(s)

Duke Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI); Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI); Faculty Write; Forum for Scholars and Publics; Service-Learning Program

It Takes a Village: Welcoming Refugees to Durham Through Community-Engaged Partnership

Contact

Duke Office of Community Engagement