Tag Archives: service learning

SLICE: Service Learning In a Community Environment Program

We called our workforce development program SLICE – that’s Service Learning in a Community Environment, – and we modeled it after our regular service learning programs for the University. You actually present your dossier both in the PowerPoint and in the actual written part. You might give a little data from this piece of research.… Read More »

Service Learning at The Samaritan Women | Howard Community College (HCC)

Service learning is a powerful teaching strategy. And for HCC alumna Meghan Ross, service learning was an opportunity to find her passion. I heard about Samaritan woman when I was a junior in high school and I went back to my school and decided that, that was the issue that broke my heart and I… Read More »

Learning Service: Being a Valuable Volunteer

Bring a positive attitude – it is contagious! Often the best thing you can bring with you as a volunteer is a positive ‘can-do’ attitude and a willingness to get stuck-in Photocopying? I am on it!!! Make sure you and your organization have the same expectations. If you have very different ideas about what your… Read More »

Service Learning | Eastfield College

We find happiness as human beings when we give not when we keep You definitely have to find some way to contribute to your community or to the future They’ll find that the biggest difference they make is probably in their own life The Service Learning Program is a program here at Eastfield that encourages… Read More »

South Africa Service Learning Program: Cape Town Community | Marquette University

The South African Service Learning Program in Cape Town started in 2005. With a goal of having our young people from Marquette University to have an insight to global challenges, and issues that people are facing around the world. The Cape Town Refugee Center was founded in 1994. Our organization seeks to serve vulnerable refugees… Read More »

President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll 2014 Winners

The Honor Roll highlights the role colleges and… universities play in solving community problems. The President and the Corporation for National… and Community Service recognize institutions that… achieve meaningful, measurable outcomes in the communities they serve. We are proud to announce this year’s winners. At California State University Dominguez Hills… students volunteered 180,000 hours last… Read More »

Philanthropy and Service-Learning: Why do they matter?

[Music] [What do you think Philanthropy is?] [Isn’t that stamp collecting? It’s a type of pastry! Isn’t it a theory about life?]>>Philanthropy – it’s a pretty big word and an important one, too. It comes from the Greek “filo” which means friend, and if you translate it directly, it is “love of mankind” or “caring… Read More »

Campus Conversations — Service in the Community

[ Background music ]>>Today it’s all about the community. You’ve heard us say it many times before your community’s college is Montgomery College. Coming up next on Campus Conversations we’ll talk about how Montgomery College programs, employees and students are serving your communities. [ Music ]>>Jason Rivera: Hi I’m Jason Rivera and this is Campus… Read More »