Here are links to all the documents, diagrams, articles, syllabi, etc. referred to on this website. Plus maybe a few more...
Returning to Our Roots: The Engaged Institution (Kellogg Commission, 1999). The seminal call to action on the need for State and Land Grant Universities to improve their community engagement.
National Science Foundation Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) program. Funder of the project creating E-Corps.
Overview article on Environment Corps (Journal of Higher Ed Outreach and Engagement, 2021). Describes the history, development, organization, and early results of the project.
E-Corps Systems Map. The project's attempt to map all the relationships and processes that make the E-Corps work.
Report on impact of E-Corps on graduated UConn students (Horizon Research, Inc., 2022). What 70 UConn grads who had taken E-Corps courses had to say about their experiences.
Environment Corps Impact Study Summary. The Horizon report results, in graphs.
Student comments AY17-18 to AY21-22. A compendium of student comments taken from Student Evaluation of Teaching (SET) surveys, informal emails, and other sources.
E-Corps model schematic diagram. Our attempt to capture the key elements of the model.
Climate Adaptation Academy website. The Extension program of UConn CLEAR and CT Sea Grant that provides the foundation for the Climate Corps.
NEMO Program website. The Extension program of UConn CLEAR that provides the foundation for the Stormwater Corps.
Technical Assistance for Brownfields website. The outreach program of the UConn Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering that provides the foundation for Brownfields Corps.
E-Corps Project Decision Tree. Our attempt to outline the key factors to consider in deciding whether or not the topic you want to focus on can support viable community projects.
"Diagram of E-Corps "High Leverage Practices." A framework describing the key practices of the E-Corps model, developed by our Research Team.
Climate Corps classroom syllabus (Fall 2022).
Climate Corps practicum syllabus (Spring 2023).
Brownfields Corps practicum syllabus (Spring 2023).
Stormwater Corps Practicum Semester Syllabus (Fall 2022)
Stormwater Corps classroom syllabus (Spring 2023).
Examples of Instructional Practices
"Choosing a Topic" Decision Tree. Our attempt to outline the key factors to consider in deciding whether or not the topic you want to focus on can support viable community projects.
Climate Corps Project Page. Links to descriptions and products of Climate Corps student team community projects.
Stormwater Corps Project Page. Links to descriptions and products of Stormwater Corps student team community projects.
Brownfields Corps Project Page. Description of types of community projects undertaken by Brownfields Corps student teams.
Example of Stormwater Corps community partner solicitation (to "MS4" General Stormwater Permit listserv).
Videos and Etc.
E-Corps Intro Video (from Home Page of website).