Welcome to the Center for Community Engagement to advance Scholarship and Learning (CCESL's) Portfolio site. Here, we intend to create a centralized resources to support our core inatives.
The mission of CCESL is to activate university and community potential through partnership.
CCESL leads the campus in embracing the University of Denver's commitment of "being a great private university dedicated to the public good."
CCESL values collaboration for the public good characterized by mutual benefit, fierce optimism, tenacity, rigor, democratic participation, and inclusion.
We use community-engaged methods in our work with faculty, staff, students, and communities to:
- Bridge learning and doing
- Invest in discovery
- Connect change-makers
- Amplify university and community voices
- Galvanize tomorrow's civic leaders
- Tackle grand challenges
Monday – Friday
9:00am to 5:00pm
2055 E. Evans Ave.
Please visit our website for full staff contact information:
Anne DePrince, Director
Cara DiEnno, Associate Director
Kathleen Ferrick, Program Coordinator
Katie Kleinhesselink, DU Grand Challenges Program Manager
Maddie Duven, Business Program Coordinator
Angelica Ortiz, Scholar Shop Program Coordinator