Overview

Join the Better Together BU Learning Community on Canvas!

When you join the Associates and Fellows program you will gain access to valuable resources and video modules that can be used for teaching, training, and research

Email Josh or Sharyl for access to our Canvas site

Undergraduate and Graduate Student Associates

  • Meet with Josh and Sharyl to discuss cultural and religious humility training
  • Commit to regularly attend Neighbor Nights and Better Together BU meetings
  • Read brief article by Eboo Patel: Religious Diversity and Cooperation on Campus
  • Commit to complete Lesson Four in Better Together Canvas “Modules”

Staff Associates

  • Read brief article by Eboo Patel: Religious Diversity and Cooperation on Campus
  • Commit to complete Lessons One and Four in Better Together Canvas “Modules”
  • Incorporate tenets of Cultural and Religious Humility and Principles of Inter(active)-faith Engagement into your Goals and Outcomes
    • Example: “As a result of this experience, students will be able to articulate a story of positive interaction with someone of a different religious/philosophical community.”
    • Example: “As a result of this experience, students will be more mindful and aware of those of a different religious/philosophical community.”

Faculty Associates

  • Read brief article by Eboo Patel: Religious Diversity and Cooperation on Campus
  • Commit to complete Lessons Four and Five in Better Together Canvas “Modules”
  • Incorporate tenets of Cultural and Religious Humility and Principles of Inter(active)-faith Engagement into your Course Objectives
    • Example: “As a result of this course, students will be able to articulate a story of positive interaction with someone of a different religious/philosophical community.”
    • Example: “As a result of this course, students will be more mindful and aware of those of a different religious/philosophical tradition.”
    • Example: “Ethical integration of faith and practice.”

Undergraduate and Graduate Student Fellows

  • Serve as a mentor for Student Associates
  • Meet with Josh and Sharyl or a Faculty Fellow to discuss your ongoing research
  • Commit to complete Lessons Four and Six in Better Together Canvas “Modules”
  • Actively engage in research regarding religious/interfaith literacy

Faculty Fellows

  • Serve on Better Together BU Advisory Board
  • Commit to complete Lessons Four and Six in Better Together Canvas “Modules”
  • Actively engage in research regarding models of civic and interfaith engagement, religious/interfaith literacy, and/or civic literacy related to religious identity