Practicing Language in the Community

By Kristopher Fernandez As any middle-school teacher will attest, teaching twelve-year olds is challenging.  Commanding respect and attention is difficult under any circumstances, and it is even more difficult if they speak a different language.  It is this situation in which I found myself when tutoring at the Wang YMCA.  My task was seemingly very … More Practicing Language in the Community

S-L at NU goes to IARSLCE

On Tuesday, November 17th, Becca Berkey, director of Service-Learning at Northeastern, Lisa Roe, assistant director of Service-Learning at Northeastern, Hilary Schuldt, associate director of the Center for Advancing Teaching and Learning through Research at Northeastern, and Gail Begley, director of the University PreHealth Program, presented their preliminary research on the second day of the International … More S-L at NU goes to IARSLCE

From S-L student, to S-LTA, to the Street Team

Jaclyn Hunter knows S-L at NU from all sides. By Jaclyn Hunter Over the past few years, I have had the pleasure of getting to know the Service-Learning program at Northeastern inside and out. In my first semester with Service-Learning, I applied to be a Service-Learning Teaching Assistant and then found out that one of … More From S-L student, to S-LTA, to the Street Team