The CKI - Communty Knowledge Initiative- is the home of civic engagement at NUI Galway.  The ALIVE student volunteering programme was born from the CKI and many other projects with NGOs, non-profits and community groups. 

Visit the CKI website to learn about NUI Galway's commitment to community and real civc learning. 

The CKI aims to promote greater civic engagement through core academic activities, namely teaching, research and service at the levels of students, staff, courses, programmes and the institution as a whole.

Keynote Address by President Browne on Higher Education in Ireland and Civic Engagement at NUI Galway in 2011.


CKI and ALIVE Policies

There are some very helpful guides and policies on the CKI website to help support civic engagement work.

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