Faculty Programs and Resources

Whether you are interested in community-engaged scholarship through your teaching, research, creative work, or professional practice, the Nashman Center is here to support you. Contact Wendy Wagner, [email protected] for more information.


The Conversations on Community-Engaged Scholarship Series

Join GW’s community-engaged faculty for a light breakfast and stimulating discussions. Held monthly in the National Churchill Library and Center, Gelman Library first floor.

Faculty Learning Communities / Learning and Action Collaboratives 

Faculty Learning Communities meet monthly to explore an issue of interest with a small interdisciplinary group of faculty. Learning and Action Collaboratives convene faculty and local community leaders to share information and create strategies to address their identified social issues.


GWServes Workshops for Instructors and Teaching Assistants

Faculty and teaching assistants are invited to this workshop on the many useful features of GWServes to support community engaged scholarship courses. With GWServes you can collect information about where students serve, when, and what they are accomplishing. In addition, this platform is handy for: collecting liability waiver forms, directing students to community organizations that are a fit for your course, distributing surveys, creating reports, and more. Click the date below to RSVP.

August 20th 1:30pm - 2:30pm in person Marvin Center 311 

August 27th 10:00am  -11:00am online


The Nashman Center CBPR Lunch for Community Based Participatory Researchers

Join us for this opportunity to network with GW colleagues who practice community-based participatory research (CBPR). Click the date below to RSVP.

September 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm, Gelman Library Room 101


The Nashman Faculty Affiliates Networking Event

Many thanks for all you do to support Nashman Center programs. Join us to welcome the new Nashman Faculty Affiliates and connect with your community engaged colleagues. 

November 18, 3:30pm - 5:30pm, Tonic at Quigley’s 


Toolkits, Professional Associations, and Research Articles

Review resources on community engaged teaching, professional associations, annual conferences, publication outlets for your engaged scholarship, toolkits, research articles and more.

Nashman Affiliate Faculty

These GW faculty, representing disciplines across the institution, are happy to share their experiences with community engaged scholarship with you.

Nashman Faculty Development Grants for Community-Engaged Scholarship

Funding is available to support community-based participatory research, the development of community-engaged scholarship courses, engaged department strategic planning, and professional development opportunities such as conferences or symposia.

The Nashman Faculty Newsletter

This blog and bi-weekly e-newsletter keeps GW faculty up-to-date on the latest community engaged scholarship related news, research, opportunities for funding, calls for publication, conferences, and local events.