Civitas Community Impact Experience Events

Civitas Community Impact Experience Events

CCIE events provide learning experiences for our students to develop their passions, relationships, and opportunities.

Chicago Ideas Week

CCIE students engaged in a day of programming on the themes of Identity, Place, and Relationships.

Restaurant Pitch

After successfully inspiring ChicagoQuest to offer Off Campus Lunch, the CCIE students pitched to local restaurants seeking out lunch discounts.

Game Night Out

A team building experience centered around collaboration and communication.

Escape Room

The first client challenge. CCIE students designed, created, and operated an Escape Room for the Lacuna Lofts community.


Community partners and students pitched social ventures, community challenges and partner projects.  From the pitches, CCIE students choose the projects they wanted to work on.

Monthly Leaks Tea Party

The Monthly Leaks social venture hosted a tea party to increase awareness around menstrual inequities for incarcerated women.

READI Chicago Gallery

The READI Chicago project team hosted a photo gallery to highlight the journeys of the READI Chicago outreach workers.

Chicago Architecture Biennial Awards Ceremony

The Abandoned project team submitted their idea to renovate abandoned buildings in the Austin community as Adventure Zones and close the adventure gap.  

Symposium / Remake Learning Days CHI

CCIE students shared their community impact projects and hosted a panel discussion for ChicagoQuest juniors.

CCIE End of the Year Showcase

CCIE students hosted the inaugural End of the Year Showcase. Over 100 people were in attendance including parents, educators, partners, community members and supporters. See the Showcase Pamphlet for information about the event.