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5 Ways to Stay Engaged With Your Community During COVID-19

By S-L Street Team Members Madhumita Rao and Rosa Martinez Over the last 11 months, life has been different due to the pandemic. Although on-site volunteering has decreased, it is still possible to engage with the community in other ways. In fact, this unprecedented time is when many organizations in the Boston area are understaffed… Continue reading 5 Ways to Stay Engaged With Your Community During COVID-19

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Community Events: April 2020

Looking for something to do in April? Check out these awesome events in the neighborhood and beyond! Neighboring Communities Outdoor Spaces What? Looking to get some fresh air and enjoy the outdoors in the midst of all the social distancing? The four communities surrounding our campus each have lovely outdoor spaces to utilize. Remember to… Continue reading Community Events: April 2020

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Community Events: February 2020

Looking for something to do in February? Check out these awesome events in the neighborhood! Fiestas de la Calle en Boston What? An afternoon full of Puerto Rican food, drinks, art and music with part of the funds supporting earthquake relief efforts on the island. Puerto Rico's largest and most concurred festival, the Fiestas de… Continue reading Community Events: February 2020

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Community Events: December 2019 – January 2020

Looking for something to do in December and January? Check out these awesome events in the neighborhood! An Allston Forum What?  Please join the Harvard Ed Portal for an Allston Forum, an engaging panel discussion on Harvard in Allston. The Forum will feature: Tom Glynn, Chief Executive Officer of the Harvard Allston Land CompanyFrank J.… Continue reading Community Events: December 2019 – January 2020

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Community Events: November 2019

Looking for something to do in November? Check out these awesome events in the neighborhood! ABCD Community Heroes Celebration What?  Come join Service-Learning community partner Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD) as they celebrate 22 exceptional volunteers with Tony, Grammy, and Emmy Award winner Audra McDonald. These individuals share their skills, time, and compassion to… Continue reading Community Events: November 2019

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Community Events: October 2019

Looking for something to do in October? Check out these awesome events in the neighborhood! Rivermoor Urban Wild Cleanup What? Help us preserve Boston’s nature! A major component of the clean-up will be the picking up and disposing of trash in the surrounding area. Another component will involve the physical removal and disposal of invasive… Continue reading Community Events: October 2019

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5 Ways to Give Back to Boston During the Holidays

Written by Street Team member and S-L Teaching Assistant Asta MacKie Coordinate or contribute to a gift drive!  Work with your sorority, on-campus group, or co-op office to collect holiday gifts. There are many organizations throughout Boston that would welcome your donations, but we’ve compiled a few for you to explore! Boston Cares Holiday Gift… Continue reading 5 Ways to Give Back to Boston During the Holidays

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S-L Myths Busted: Katarina Radisic

Written by S-L Street Team Member Cassandra Barrett While many people love taking Service-Learning courses, some other students may find it daunting for a number of reasons. In this new series of articles, S-L Myths Busted, follow along as S-L Student Leader Cassandra tackles some S-L myths with former and current S-L students. Katarina Radisic… Continue reading S-L Myths Busted: Katarina Radisic

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T’was the night before the Virtual EXPO

T'was the Night Before the Virtual EXPO Written by S-L Street Team Member Kelsie O'Flanagan T’was the night before the EXPO, when all through our network, Not a poster was present, not even just one. The site was set up by Program Assistant Chelsea with care, In hopes that the students projects will soon be… Continue reading T’was the night before the Virtual EXPO