2018 Robotics Showcase Reflection

Written by Service-Learning Teaching Assistant Alex Spak "Cornerstones of Engineering," is one of the first classes required of all freshman students in the college of engineering. Professor Susan Freeman is one of several professors who teach this course. The noticeable difference, however, is that Professor Freeman incorporates Service-Learning into her Cornerstone class by partnering with... Continue Reading →

A Weekend at the Boston Book Festival

Written by S-L Street Team Member Kelsie O’Flanagan Earlier this semester, the Street Team promoted the Boston Book Festival - an annual event that allows book-worms across Boston to join together for a day to celebrate both reading and 826 Boston (one of our beloved Community Partners). I had a chance to connect with Executive... Continue Reading →

Save the Date: Fall 2018 EXPO

Each semester the Service-Learning Program hosts its signature event – the Service-Learning EXPO. This year it is getting a face lift! The Service-Learning Program is excited to announce the launch of the Virtual EXPO. The EXPO now includes two components:  A website where service-learning students, faculty, and community partners can submit digital artifacts of their... Continue Reading →

Faculty Author Talks: Reconceptualizing Faculty Development in Service-Learning/Community Engagement

Written by Sophia LaCortiglia, Service-Learning Graduate Assistant On Tuesday, October 9th, Dr. Becca Berkey, Director of Service-Learning at Northeastern kicked off this semester's Faculty Author Talk series with a vivacious description of her latest publication “Reconceptualizing Faculty Development in Service-Learning/Community Engagement,” a book that delves into the intersection between educational/faculty development professionals and service-learning/community engagement... Continue Reading →

Putting the Pieces Together at the Spring 2018 EXPO

By Service-Learning Program Assistant Kelsie O’Flanagan As the Spring 2018 semester wraps us, many of the pieces of our Service-Learning puzzle had a chance to come together to celebrate another successful semester at our Spring 2018 Service-Learning EXPO! To see details on presenters, Spring 2018 community partners, and more, explore our Spring 2018 Service-Learning EXPO... Continue Reading →

What Keeps Us Up At Night? 2018 Recap

By Service-Learning Program Assistant Kelsie O'Flanagan   On a very rainy evening in early April, community partners and faculty members came together to network and discuss what keeps them up at night.   This event consisted of networking and guided discussion for the purposes of exploring potential connections around what drives us in our work and the... Continue Reading →

Current Events 4/11-4/22

What? Come to an incredibly cool event sponsored by our very own Social Impact Lab, Human Services Program, and Generation Citizen at Northeastern University.  How Change Happens: Communicating Change and Grassroots Organizing will include panelists: Alan Khazei, Be the Change, Inc., Tina Cassidy, Inkhouse, Ciana Cronin, March for our Lives and Rene Mardones, Somerville Comm.... Continue Reading →

Current Events 3/15/18-3/28/18

By S-L Street Team Member Meiling Zhang Looking for something to do in the upcoming weeks? Check out these awesome events in the neighborhood! South Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade WHAT: The South Boston Allied War Veterans Council (SBAWVAC) hosts the annual St. Patrick's Day/Evacuation DayParade, which will include an appearance by the USS Cole, a Navy... Continue Reading →

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