Even as the world stopped with the onslaught of COVID-19 - the research, scholarship, and spotlighting of our community-engaged faculty network has not. This post shares the scholarship and news features of our 2020-2021 service-learning course faculty members. While it is only a sampling, it is an incredible list that showcases the innovative and important… Continue reading Community-Engaged Faculty Scholarship & In the News: 2020-2021
We are SO proud of all the 2020 graduating seniors. Here's a video made to celebrate you - though please excuse our novice video making abilities. The time, energy, love, and laughter you have all contributed is what makes our student leader programs so vibrant. We are so grateful for your contributions and can't wait… Continue reading Congratulations to our 2020 Service-Learning Student Leader Graduates!
Below is a collection of news and publishing for our Community-Engaged Teaching & Research faculty members. It is not exhaustive of all the amazing work our faculty has been doing, but highlights from the past few months. While this spring has presented unprecedented challenges globally, let us take a moment to celebrate their accomplishments! Leading… Continue reading Community-Engaged Teaching & Research Faculty Scholarship & In the News: Spring 2020
Let’s take a moment to recognize how Service-Learning faculty members have been highlighted throughout the summer and fall in the news on campus and across Boston, as well as those who recently published in the area of service-learning and community engagement. This list is not exhaustive, but rather a small gathering of highlights we've collected… Continue reading Service-Learning Faculty Scholarship & In the News: Summer & Fall 2019
We are excited to recognize Dr. Gail Begley’s commitment to Service-Learning (S-L) at Northeastern and her 13 year leadership as co-chair of the Service-Learning Advisory Board. Dr. Begley made the decision to step down from the board to focus on other aspects of her work and provide the space for another board member to help… Continue reading Recognizing Dr. Gail Begley’s Leadership on the Service-Learning Advisory Board
The Course-Community Collaboration Award celebrates excellence within the Service-Learning Program at Northeastern University. The award is meant to acknowledge collaborations between individuals or groups who went above and beyond the expectations of their role to contribute to a meaningful partnership that benefits the community while enhancing student learning and/or faculty scholarship. Each year the Service-Learning… Continue reading Congratulations to Our 2018-2019 Course-Community Collaboration Award Recipients!
Congratulations to the Northeastern Students4Giving (NS4G) Grant recipient, City Life/Vida Urbana! The grant was awarded in collaboration with Professor Rebecca Riccio's course, The Non-Profit Sector, Philanthropy and Social Change. This grant was awarded in connection with this year's NS4G's funding priority: Uplifting Community Voice and Public Participation in Civic Decision Learn more about City Life/ Vida… Continue reading Congratulations to the Northeastern Students4Giving Grant Recipient!
Let’s take a moment to recognize how Service-Learning faculty members have been highlighted throughout the Fall 2018 semester in the news on campus and across Boston! Books Reconceptualizing Faculty Development in Service-Learning/Community Engagement: Exploring Intersections, Frameworks, and Models of Practice July 31st, 2018 Stylus Publishing Becca Berkey- College of Social Sciences and Humanities The Urban… Continue reading Service-Learning Faculty in the News: Fall 2018
Congratulations to Service-Learning faculty member Daniel O'Brien on the release of his new book The Urban Commons: How Data and Technology Can Rebuild Our Communities! Drawing on years of research into Boston's 311 reporting system, Professor O'Brien explains transformative insights into this "sophisticated city management tool" that has helped to revolutionize the way that average… Continue reading The Urban Commons
Congratulations to Director of Service-Learning, Becca Berkey on the release of her new book! "The role of educational developer in the realm of service-learning and community engagement (S-LCE) is multidimensional. Given the potentially transformational nature--for both faculty and students--of the experiences and courses in whose design they may be directly or indirectly involved, as well… Continue reading Reconceptualizing Faculty Development in Service-Learning/Community Engagement