Engaging with communities

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 10:30am to 3:30pm
Register for this event
UKCPN summit

London, Woburn House Conference Centre

20-24 Tavistock Square, WC1H 9HQ

Cost: £85 (including lunch)

This workshop is aimed at academics wanting to or already working with community based organisations and groups. It will provide you with an insight into the dynamics of Community University Partnerships (CUPs), and explore ways in which universities can work equitably with community partners.

Objective: To promote good practice CUPs from a community perspective

Learning outcomes: By the end of the workshop you will have:

  • Built on your understanding of the dynamics of CUPs, paying particular attention to the role and perspective of community partners
  • Identified skills and approaches that can help to create effective and mutually beneficial CUPs
  • Considered ways to manage CUP working in an equitable way by drawing on messages from the UK Community Partner Network and Research for Community Heritage projects