As part of the new partnership between the University of Technology, Sydney, and Brown University, USA, two special themed volumes will be published in 2019. Volume 12, No. 1 will focus on the strategies, policies and practices driving systemic, culturally transformative institutional engagement. Volume 12, No. 2 will explore the epistemologies and forms of scholarship emerging from and through community engagement, which are both challenging and enriching higher education. Due date for abstracts is 15 February 2019.