Center for Community Engagement building in downtown York
Bringing together York College and the Community

Center for Community Engagement

The Center for Community Engagement (CCE) promotes the College's positive relationship with the local community and is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in York County.
Anne Frank at school
Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Anne Frank
March 18 - 24
Center for Community Engagement
This exhibit, developed by the Anne Frank House and sponsored in North America by the Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect, takes audience members on a journey through Anne's life and into the present, telling stories of young people today.
(Re)Making York's History
(Re)Making York's History
This series of workshops invites York’s citizens to construct new stories about the past. This “artifacts roadshow” will be held at various locations throughout York, helping citizens take pride in their past and make their stories public.
The Human Library
The Human Library
March 30, 2019
Part of a “worldwide movement for social change,” The Human Library™ is designed to build a positive framework for conversations that can challenge stereotypes and prejudices through dialogue.
The Golden Venture
Golden Venture
This special community event, a collaboration with the York County Bar Association, will commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Golden Venture.
The William Goodridge Center
Looking for Mr. Goodridge
This collaborative effort with the Goodridge Freedom Center, Crispus Attucks, the York History Center, and York College’s Center for Community Engagement is an ongoing effort to continue archival research on one of York’s most intriguing hidden figures—William C. Goodridge.
The Appell Center for the Performing Arts
On Screen/In Person Film Series
A collaboration between the Appell Center for the Performing Arts and York College’s Center for Community Engagement (supported by a gift by Ms. Erda Erdos), this series will bring 6 independent films—and their filmmakers—to York.
York College's Center for Community Engagement to Receive PA Historic Preservation Award
York College’s Center for Community Engagement (CCE), located at 59 East Market Street in Downtown York in the former Lafayette Club, has been transformed to a hub for engagement both for students and residents. The project, led by Murphy & Dittenhafer Architects, has been selected to receive a Construction Award at the 2017 Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Awards.
York College students opening Central Market stand
York College is opening its first downtown retail location in Central Market. “Spartan Central,” a student-run stand developed and executed by Graham Innovation Scholars, will feature spirit items such as apparel, mugs, and a small assortment of college-themed goods.
Contact Us
Center for Community Engagement
Dominic DelliCarpini, Ph.D., Dean
Humanities Center, Room 29
Phone: 717.815.1213
Contact for appt.

Nick McConnell, Director of Operations
Humanities Center, Room 25
Phone: 717.815.2249

Jo-Ann Orcutt, Director of Programming
Humanities Center, Room 200 
Phone: 717.815.1545 


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