Michigan Campus Compact presented Robert Kulisheck (Political Science) with a Community Service-Learning Award – its highest honor for faculty and staff in the state. Kulisheck was recognized for his outstanding contributions in the areas of service-learning and community service. He was nominated by colleague Charles Ganzert (CAPS) ,
With more than 20 years of experience working in the field of experiential education, Kulisheck has developed internship programs in the local area and in Washington, D.C., created a master's of public administration fellowship program, served as the university’s academic service learning advisory board chair and extends service-learning opportunities to students throughout the campus. In addition to his campus involvement, Kulisheck is the president of the Propylon Housing Corporation and is a board member and founder of the Janzen House in Marquette.
He was formally honored during the institute’s Service-Learning and Community Service awards ceremony and dinner on Feb. 8 in Livonia.
Michigan Campus Compact promotes the education and commitment of Michigan college students to be civically engaged citizens, through creating and expanding academic, co-curricular and campus-wide opportunities for community service, service-learning and civic engagement.