CD Journal Special Issue Call for Papers

Drs. Ashdown and Talmage are editing a special issue for the Community Development journal called The Dark(er) Side(s) of Community Development. The Call has been extended through the end of February 2023. To submit a paper for consideration for this special issue, visit this website: https://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rcod20/current Much has been made about community development and well-being, with scholars, […]

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Student Chapter(s) Updates

A new student CDS chapter is being launched at the University of Kentucky Department of Community and Leadership Development in 2023. Approximately, $8,700 has been allotted to this new chapter from an internal UK endowment fund. The program has undergraduate and graduate students and is aligned with CDS’ 2023 goal of initiating student chapters alongside partnering universities in […]

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CDS Seeking Executive Director

CDS is a membership-based nonprofit corporation established in 1969 to strengthen and advance community development policy, practice, learning, and research through educational and scientific means. We host an annual conference; offer occasional webinars; publish two peer-reviewed journals, two book series, and a monthly newsletter. CDS also offers a wide variety of scholarships and awards for both […]

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2023 Conference Call for Proposals

The Conference Working Groups are in motion and making terrific progress on the Call for Proposals, arrangements for plenary speakers, receptions, mobile workshops, and a schedule of registration fees that will afford discounts to students, AmeriCorps/VISTA members, and representatives from small grassroots groups to increase the diversity of participation in our Portland, Oregon conference, July 16-19, […]

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