Author: Elizabeth Venere

A Semester of Service: Research Writing

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Students in Beth Parfitt‘s Research Writing classes spent part of the semester combining their research skills with community service. Parfitt has included a service learning component in the past four sections of this class, which she teaches every spring semester. She explains that…

Service Clubs Making an Impact

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At the semester ends, many students are looking ahead to summer plans, searching for ways to recuperate from the multitude of final projects. Yet, those final weeks were not only filled with papers and projects, but also with meaningful service…

Class Presents Sustainability Project Proposals

Jon Honea delivers feedback to his students.

Jon Honea’s Energy and Sustainability classes recently presented their service learning projects for this semester. The projects aim to help students understand the sustainability issues facing communities and develop realistic solutions to these challenges. Through this assignment, students identified key…