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Civi Engagement and Higher Education

"Higher Education and Civic Engagement: International Perspectives.” Policy and Practice in Higher Education. Volume 13, Issue 1, 2009.
Jennifer Gilbride-Brown, “Civic Engagement in Higher Education: Concepts and Practices.” Journal of College Student Development, Volume 50, Number 5, September/October 2009, pp. 567-569.

John S. O'Connor. “Civic Engagement in Higher Education”. Vol. 38, No. 5 (Sep. - Oct., 2006) (pp. 52-58).
Khawaja, Marwan et al. “Civic Engagement, Gender and Self-Rated Health in Poor Communities: Evidence from Jordan's Refugee Camps.” Health Sociology Review. June 2006, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p192-208. 

Matthew Hartley, John Saltmarsh and Patti Clayton. “Is the Civic Engagement Movement Changing Higher Education?” British Journal of Educational Studies. Volume 58, Issue 4, 2010.
Muriel Egerton “Higher Education and Civic Engagement.” The British Journal of Sociology, Volume 53, Issue 4, pages 603–620, March 2002.

Regional Sources

Amani Kandil  “Civic Service in the Arab Region.” Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. December 2004 vol. 33 no. 4 suppl 39S-50S.

Cynthia Myntti. “Civic Engagement in a Challenging Political Context. The Neighborhood Initiative at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.” The Journal of General Education. Volume 62, Number 4, 2013.

Ramakant Vempati, Justin Sykes “A New Platform of Hope for Arab Youth.” Silitech, Mar 30, 2012. 
In this opinion piece, the authors argue for innovative uses of technology and new forms of social giving to catalyze the MENA region’s philanthropic potential.
Evaluation, Measurement and tools

Dolittle, Amy and Faul, Anna C. "Civic Engagement Scale: A Validation Study”. (July 2013) SAGE. <>.

Hart, Angie, and Simon Northmore. "Auditing and Evaluating University–Community Engagement: Lessons from a UK Case Study." (2010) Higher Education Quarterly. Web. <>

Holland, Barbara A. “Exploring the Challenge of Documenting and Measuring Civic Engagement Endeavors of Colleges and Universities: Purposes, Issues, Ideas”. ( March 23,2001) Campus Compact, Advanced Institute on Classifications for Civic Engagement. <>

"Inventory Tool for Higher Education Civic Engagement." Talloires Network (Available in English and Spanish). <>

“Evidence of Change: Exploring CiviC Engagement Evaluation.” Building Movement Project. <>