Welcome to Florida Campus Compact
|CC is comprised of over 50 college and university presidents who are committed to helping students become career ready, civic minded graduates who have developed the values and skills of active citizenship through experiential learning.
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2019 - 2020 Newman Civic Fellows from Florida
Florida Campus Compact congratulates the 2019-2020 class of Newman Civic Fellows from Florida. The Newman Civic Fellowship is a one-year fellowship for community-committed college students. The Florida Fellows include:
- Bethany Weaver, Nominated by President Dr. James Richey, Eastern Florida State College
- Shravya Jasti, Nominated by President Dr. Julio Frenk, University of Miami
- Jordan Borenstein, Nominated by President Dr. Dale Whittaker, University of Central Florida
- Chelsea Seaver, Nominated by President Dr. Wendy Libby, Stetson University
- Kia Singleton, Nominated by President Dr. Georgia Lorenz, Seminole State College of Florida
- Melody Bohannan, Nominated by President William Fleming, Palm Beach Atlantic University
- Fiorenza Herrera Diaz, Nominated by President Dr. Eduardo Padron, Miami Dade College
- Paola Lopez-Hernandez, Nominated by President Sister Linda Bevilacqua OP, PhD, Barry University
- Diana Ventura, Nominated by President Dr. Edwin Hernandez, AdventHealth University
View Fellows All with Bios
All students actively participate in experiential learning, graduating on time with civic and career-ready skills. All colleges and universities are engaged with their local communities, working together to educate citizens, solve problems, and build a strong economy.
Florida Campus Compact galvanizes the intellectual resources of more than 50 institutions of higher education in Florida, by advancing high-impact practices that enhance student learning and benefit local communities in our state.
- To encourage and ensure that students are prepared to become civically engaged and knowledgeable adults who make positive contributions to their communities as defined by the legislature in Florida Statute 1000.03(5)(c).
- To enrich the quality of curricular and co-curricular academic instruction through high impact practices that offer practical and hands-on collegiate learning experiences.
- To support local communities in Florida through symbiotic collaboration and research that helps our cities and counties meet their goals.
- To inspire leadership, philanthropy, conscientious citizenship, critical thinking and civil discourse in the next generation of our participatory democracy.
- To contribute to the development of a better prepared more knowledgeable workforce through experience (including college access and success initiatives to support the K-20 to career pipeline).