News & Press Releases

JEDI-CCE Institute

In continuing its efforts to strengthen and advance justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) across the region, on October 20th, 2022, Transform Mid-Atlantic hosted the first JEDI-CCE Institute on Creating a Community-Engaged JEDI-Centered Campus Culture: Action Planning and Assessing Progress. Over 90 representatives from 15 colleges and universities came together with their campus team to …

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From Grassroots Leadership to Intentional Activism: TMA Civic Fellowship Programs Continues

October 20, 2022 (Frederick, MD) – The 2022-2023 cohort of Transform Mid-Atlantic (TMA) Civic Fellows convened in September and October as the inaugural year of the fellowship program continues. The fellowship, a student-centered program hosted by Transform Mid-Atlantic (formerly Campus Compact Mid-Atlantic), provides student leaders from across the Maryland, DC, and Delaware region high impact …

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Transform Mid-Atlantic Announces 2022 Faculty Development Mini-Grant Recipients

Frederick, MD – Transform Mid-Atlantic, a non-profit association of over 37 institutions of higher education in Maryland, Washington, DC, and Delaware, is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2022 Faculty Development Mini-Grant Program. The Mini-Grant program supports TMA member faculty development in the areas of service-learning; civic and community engagement; justice, equity, diversity, and …

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Transform Mid-Atlantic Announces the Launch of the 2022 Maryland, DC, and Delaware Campus Voting Challenges and Commits to Increasing Student Democratic Engagement

Colleges and universities can now earn recognition for the highest voter registration and turnout rates statewide in the Maryland, Washington, DC, and Delaware State Voting Challenges, an ongoing nonpartisan initiative coordinated by Transform Mid-Atlantic and Civic Nation.  All 2-year and 4-year higher education institutions throughout the states of Maryland and Delaware and the District of …

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Transform Mid-Atlantic Announces 2022 Award Winners

Frederick, MD – Transform Mid-Atlantic, a non-profit association of over 37 institutions of higher education in Maryland, Washington, DC, and Delaware, is pleased to announce the winners of its 2022 Awards Program. Recognizing distinguished faculty, administrators, students, and campus-community partnerships, the awards highlight achievements in service-learning, civic leadership, and community engagement that enhance student learning …

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Come Work with Us! – TMA is searching for an Assistant Director!

(Frederick, MD) Transform Mid-Atlantic (TMA) is conducting a search for the position of Assistant Director, based at the organization’s office at Hood College in Frederick, Maryland. The Assistant Director works directly with member institutions and other partners to coordinate programs and events, manage communications and marketing, and facilitate membership engagement in close coordination with TMA …

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TMA and The Facing Project Announce Fall 2022 Projects in Maryland

Frederick, MD – Transform Mid-Atlantic is pleased to announce that two institutions have been selected to participate as The Facing Project / TMA co-sponsored projects starting in the Fall 2022. Accepted project proposals were submitted by Morgan State University and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and will focus on Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion …

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TMA Welcomes New Team Members

We are thrilled to welcome four new members to the team at TMA! Linda Thiele,Transform Mid-Atlantic’s Communications and Strategic Partnership Coordinator AmeriCorps VISTA member, is a graduate of The University of Alabama (Roll Tide!). There, she had the privilege of serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA member working with a local AIDS Outreach Program designed to …

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TMA Partners with Urban Rural Action for Leadership and Engagement Training

Nearly forty Transform Mid-Atlantic AmeriCorps VISTA members, Mid-Atlantic Civic Fellows, and other students and community members throughout the Mid-Atlantic region recently participated in a three-part Leadership and Community Engagement Training series facilitated by Urban Rural Action in partnership with Transform Mid-Atlantic. The series was made possible through a grant received by UR Action from the …

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