Communities of Practice

“No one knows everything,
everyone knows something,
all knowledge resides in networks.”

- Pierre Levy

How Communities Work

Subject matter experts, professors and practitioners interact virtually and, when practical, in person to discuss issues, pose questions, share information and experiences. Members connect and communicate using a shared platform that serves as an information repository where members and sponsors can upload, share, and access resources.  In person, regional events are also scheduled in support of these communities.

The Perry Center currently sponsors four Communities of Practice:

For further information or to join a community of practice, contact the alumni office at