Fall ’23 Class List

Please join me in celebrating the resurgence of SL/CE courses for our students. As of this writing, we have 31 unique sections officially designated as SL/CE. SL/CE courses offer students significant benefits including increased GPAs, higher retention, higher satisfaction, enhanced critical thinking, and heightened self-awareness. Instructors also report benefits from SL/CE courses including more engagedContinue reading “Fall ’23 Class List”

SL/CE Spring Showcase

On 4/4 from 12:00-2:30, come hear fantastic stories of service happening in SL/CE courses around campus. Following SLCE ‘Best Practice”, this year, we will hear from both students and instructors. Come to support our students. Come to support your colleagues. Come to hear amazing stories. Come to learn! Date: Friday, April 7, 2023 Time: 12:00Continue reading “SL/CE Spring Showcase”

Celebration of Service ’23

Celebrate the GREAT work being done in Service Learning and Community Engagement by faculty, staff, students, and community partners! Nominations for selected student awards is still open!! Join us on April 27th from 1:30-3:00 for the come-back to our Annual Celebration of Service in the Administration Building lobby. The Celebration will begin at 1:30 withContinue reading “Celebration of Service ’23”

Summer Bootcamp on Experiential Learning in General Education (SE in GE)

A few open seats remain the SE in GE bootcamp scheduled for July 11-13. Use this application form if you’re interested! Overview: – Live meetings July 11-13 (Tues – Thurs) – Tue 9-12* (welcome, exploration of SL/CE, strategizing & goal-setting) – Wed 9-12* (conservationism on & off-campus, crafting assignments & syllabi) – Thu 9-2** (fieldContinue reading “Summer Bootcamp on Experiential Learning in General Education (SE in GE)”

Institute on Teaching Social Action

If you’re interested in developing a class utilizing social action, please consider applying for this virtual Summer Institute on Teaching Social Action on June 6-8 (12-4 each day). FREE. Application required. This three-day virtual institute will introduce faculty and staff to an experiential learning approach for incorporating social action campaigns into either a semester-long courseContinue reading “Institute on Teaching Social Action”

SL/CE Awards

Help Us Celebrate! Deadline Wednesday, March 15 Calling for applications & nominations for the 2023 Celebration of Service. Please APPLY for one or more awards for yourself!Then NOMINATE a colleague, student, or community partner for an award.  Questions? Email DMarlow@uscupstate.edu The Office of Service-Learning and Community Engagement is excited to recognize the outstanding service ofContinue reading “SL/CE Awards”