Center for Community Engagement

Community Engagement Through the Arts

Weaving together engineering and technology, these service-learning courses challenge CSU students to use their academic knowledge and skills to create numerous solutions for adults and children living with a disability.

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community engagement through the arts:
Humboldt State University
Humboldt State University

Music brought together Humboldt State students and senior citizens from a local residential living center in McKinleyville, California. For two semesters, students in two string quartets participated in service-learning music courses where they were given the chance to develop their repertoire during the fall semester and perform their pieces in the spring.

CSU Los Angeles
CSU Los Angeles

In the Arts and Letters 354: Community Impact Media course, CSU Los Angeles students learned the art of filmmaking and helped put a face on critical issues impacting our nation's youth.

CSU Northridge
CSU Northridge

Named after proposed legislation called the Media and Public Health Act, MPHA_CSUN is an interdisciplinary service-learning project to educate, engage and empower students to counteract the influence of the media's picture-perfect body “ideal” on their health and wellbeing.

CSU Sacramento
CSU Sacramento

With support from Cal Humanities, the CSU Sacramento Honors Program, in collaboration with Community Against Sexual Harm (CASH) and Take I Productions created the video “OFF-TRACK: A Behind the Scenes Look at Prostitution.” The video aims to inform and raise awareness of prostitution in the local communities of Sacramento and to inspire others to use non-judgment in providing services to victims of commercial sexual exploitation.