ISI engages Fielding faculty, students and alumni in research projects that inform innovation and change for individuals, organizations and communities. ISI teams use the latest research-based tools to engage participants in data driven action and problem solving.
View a list of research projects
Civic Engagement and Social Change
ISI completed a case study of civic engagement and collective impact for social change in Milwaukee, WI.
View Civic Engagement study here
Alliance for Living and Dying Well
ISI researchers completed a phenomenological study of Santa Barbara's Alliance for Living and Dying Well.
Positive Aging Conference
ISI supports this annual event in collaboration with Institute for the Ages
Read a summary
of the 2014 conference.
View a video
of Ram Dass at the 2013 Positive Aging Conference
Since 2002 ISI has awarded $150,000 to doctoral students through Bushnell, ISI and Creative Longevity and Wisdom scholarships
Coordinated Management of Meaning (CMM) Fellows
The CMM institute accepts new Fellows annually to complete and present a project on selected projects that take a “communication perspective” and contribute to the common good.
To find out more about the program or about current and former fellows, please click here
CMM is seeking proposals
for students working in CMM to present their work during the Learning Exchange in October. They are offering a travel stipend to help defray costs.
To learn more about the event and where to go to learn more about the stipend, please click here