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 Director... Continue Reading →

Exploring Boston’s Neighborhoods with Education in the Community Students

By Spring 2018 Service-Learning Teaching Assistant for Education in the Community Lauren Silva Exploring Boston's Neighborhoods This spring, students in the Education in the Community Service-Learning course, taught by Polly Attwood, completed a neighborhood walk, individual reflection, and group presentation for their Exploring Boston’s Neighborhoods project. The neighborhoods included Roxbury, Jamaica Plain, South End, 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 →

Current Events 3/1/18-3/13/18

By S-L Street Team Member Chung-Ping Chou Looking for something to do in the upcoming weeks? Check out these awesome events in the neighborhood! IN THE NAME OF CONFUCIUS CC-Official FB Event Page WHAT    IN THE NAME OF CONFUCIUS is a one-hour documentary about the Chinese government’s multi-billion dollar Confucius Institute (CI) program and... Continue Reading →

Current Events 2/15/18-2/28/18

By S-L Street Team Member Anna Moore Looking for something to do in the upcoming weeks? Check out these awesome events in the neighborhood! Empowered 002: A Night of Poetry What? In support of Girls’ LEAP, an organization that aims to end cycles of violence by teaching girls they have the right to be safe... Continue Reading →

Partnership Spotlight: Catholic Charities of Boston, Labouré Center

By Service-Learning Program Assistant & Co-op Asta MacKie Creating Partnerships in Service-Learning Service-Learning is, first and foremost, a relationship constructed to meet the goals of a community organization and the learning goals of a course.  A successful partnership is one in which students are able to perform meaningful service with a community organization while simultaneously... Continue Reading →

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