Campus Compact Invited Speaker - Barbara Jacoby (University of Maryland, College Park)
Barbara Jacoby is faculty associate for leadership and community service-learning at the Adele H. Stamp Student Union – Center for Campus Life at the University of Maryland, College Park. Dr. Jacoby writes and consults extensively and makes numerous speeches and presentations across the U.S. and around the world on academic affairs—student affairs partnerships. Her institution and professional associations have recognized her outstanding work on behalf of such partnerships involving service-learning and commuter students. Dr. Jacoby's publications include seven books: Service-Learning Essentials: Questions, Answers, and Lessons Learned (Jossey-Bass, 2014), Looking In, Reaching Out: A Reflective Guide for Community Service-Learning Professionals (with Pamela Mutascio, Campus Compact, 2010), Civic Engagement in Higher Education: Concepts and Practices (Jossey-Bass, 2009), Building Partnerships for Service-Learning (Jossey-Bass, 2003), Involving Commuter Students in Learning (Jossey-Bass, 2000), Service-Learning in Higher Education: Concepts and Practices (Jossey-Bass, 1996), and The Student as Commuter: Developing a Comprehensive Institutional Response (ASHE-ERIC Higher Education Reports, 1989).