Why engage?

Quote on PE from VC Hugh Brady

Public engagement can:

Since our first vision for public engagement in 2004, we have continually evolved our strategic approach to public engagement. The Engaged University strategy, published in 2014, outlines our aims for deep, ongoing and high-quality engagement between the University and its partners, stakeholders and publics. Rather than focus solely on public engagement, as with previous versions, it takes a holistic view of engagement - considering the ways in which engagement beyond academia enriches our work. It is designed to be a lens through which engagement activities across the University can be viewed, and to enable better cross-linking between these activities and those involved in their delivery. Download the Engaged University strategy (PDF, 333kB) here.

We are currently working with colleagues across the University on how engagement might be embedded into the next University strategy, rather than being a separate strand, so watch this space...