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2020-1 vista members

2020-2021 VISTA Project Bios

CCMA VISTA Leaders Bio: Jake Hurner is a Portland, Oregon native looking to live in Maryland for the first time with the AmeriCorps VISTA program. Armed with a BFA and a can-do attitude he hopes to gain skills with CCMA to create actionable community engagement, promote responsible and ethical solutions, and support VISTA members as …

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2021 winners

2021 Winners

The Alan G. Penczek Service-Learning Faculty Award Recognizes and honors a faculty member in each of the three higher education sectors (public universities, community colleges, independent colleges and universities) for excellence in the integration of service-learning into the curriculum and impact to students and the community. Professor Gemma Puglisi, Assistant Professor, School of Communication, American University Professor …

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Catholic University of America Pathways to College

Hi y’all, Maggie Eckerson here! I am the CCMA AmeriCorps VISTA member spearheading the Pathways to College initiative at the Catholic University of America. This project calls on university students to rise up to the challenge and help create pathways for students of color (primarily Black and Hispanic) to reach their post-secondary academic and career …

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CCBC Pathways to Success

Supporting and Equipping Students for Success at CCBC

By Lark Maag, CCMA AmeriCorps VISTA Member at the Community College of Baltimore County For many institutions, the pandemic has brought challenges for connection and outreach, but along with that, it has brought opportunities to be creative in the ways we connect. The CCMA AmeriCorps VISTA member at the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) is …

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