Fall 2020

Pilot Program Projects

Building Better Elementary Social Studies Educators: Pre-Service Teacher Candidates Become Civil Rights Content Experts (Shafer Fellows funded)
Faculty Mentors: Kristin Cipollone, Department of Elementary Education, Dorshele Stewart, Department of History, Emily Hoffman, Department of Youth & Family Studies
Community Partners: Whitely Community Council, Shaffer Chapel, Muncie P3 Program.

TherAplay Design Evaluation-Post Occupancy
Faculty Mentor: Shireen Kanakri, Department of Construction Management & Interior Design
Community Partner: The Children’s TherAplay Foundation, Carmel, IN

Writing for Change
Faculty Mentors: Kathryn Ludwig, Lyn Jones, Laura Romano, Department of English
Community Partners: YWCA Central Indiana; Muncie Mission; Beyond I Can, Madjax, Muncie IN

Supporting the Muncie Community School Duel Language Programs and Promoting Teaching Careers to BSU Latinx Students
Faculty Mentors: Chin-Sook Pak, Department of Modern Languages and Classics; Lynn Stallings, Department of English; Patricia Clark, Department of Early Childhood, Youth and Family Studies
Community Partner: West View Elementary School, Muncie, IN

Junior Producers Club
Faculty Mentor: Christoph Thompson, Department of Music
Community Partner: Boys and Girls Club of Muncie, IN; Muncie Community Schools, Muncie, IN.

Philosophy Outreach Project (POP)
Faculty Mentor: Sarah Vitale, Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies
Community Partner: Muncie Central High School, Muncie, IN.

Midwestern Stories
Faculty Mentor: Andrea Wolfe and Kathryn Ludwig, Department of English
Community Partner: Minnestrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN

A Data-Driven Content Strategy for the CCIM College's Online, Mobile and Social Media
Faculty Mentor: Miao Guo, Department of Telecommunications
Community Partner: WTHR-TV Station, Indianapolis, IN

Henry-Gets-Moving
Faculty Mentor: Nicole Koontz, School of Kinesiology
Community Partners: Muncie Community Schools: Administration Building at the Muncie Area Career Center; and Delaware County Purdue Extension, Muncie IN

Sustainable Program Projects

Computer Science for Muncie (and surrounding) Schools (CS4MS+)
Faculty Mentor: David Largent, Department of Computer Science
Community Partner: Northside Middle School, Muncie Central High School, Burris Laboratory School, Muncie, IN

Stance: an international undergraduate philosophy journal
Faculty Mentor: David Concepcion, Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies
Community Partners: EBSCO Information Services, Ipswitch, MA; The Philosopher's Index, Bowling Green, OH; The Am. Philosophical Assoc., Newark, DE; U of Louisville, Louisville, KY; Undergraduate Philosophy Students from around the World.

A community intervention: Interprofessional experiences addressing healthy eating, and physical activity.
Faculty Mentors: Powers, Shannon Powers, School of Kinesiology; Christina Jones and Charles Jean Lebeau, Department of Nutrition & Health
Community Partners: Harvest Christian Church, Muncie, IN; Muncie Housing Authority, Muncie, IN.