Travel the World with Service-Learning: The United Kingdom

By Service-Learning Program Assistant Asta MacKie Northeastern University is well known for encouraging students to gain learning experiences abroad, and Service-Learning plays an important role in this opportunity. Read on to learn from some of the faculty members and past and present Service-Learning Student Leaders in our network about their own experiences participating in Service-Learning … More Travel the World with Service-Learning: The United Kingdom

Travel the World with Service-Learning: Ecuador

By Service-Learning Program Assistant Asta MacKie   Northeastern University is well known for encouraging students to gain learning experiences abroad, and Service-Learning plays an important role in this opportunity. Read on to learn from some of the faculty members and past and present Service-Learning Student Leaders in our network about their own experiences participating in … More Travel the World with Service-Learning: Ecuador

Travel the World with Service-Learning: Zambia

By Service-Learning Program Assistant Asta MacKie Northeastern University is well known for encouraging students to gain learning experiences abroad, and Service-Learning plays an important role in this opportunity. Read on to learn from some of the faculty members and past and present Service-Learning Student Leaders in our network about their own experiences participating in Service-Learning … More Travel the World with Service-Learning: Zambia

Travel the World with Service-Learning: Greece

By Service-Learning Program Assistant Asta MacKie Northeastern University is well known for encouraging students to gain learning experiences abroad, and Service-Learning plays an important role in this opportunity. Read on to learn from some of the faculty members and past and present Service-Learning Student Leaders in our network about their own experiences participating in Service-Learning … More Travel the World with Service-Learning: Greece

Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Course-Community Collaboration Award Winners!

By Program Assistant & Co-op Amanda Tompkins and Program Assistant Asta MacKie Each year, the Service-Learning Program asks our community to nominate any student, faculty member, community partner, or Service-Learning Student Leader who goes above and beyond in their role within Service-Learning. This year, we received a record number of nominations, and were so pleased … More Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Course-Community Collaboration Award Winners!

#CapturingCommunity: Barak Soreff

Name: Barak Soreff Role within Service-Learning: Administrative Assistant for Camp Harborview Did you find Service-Learning or did Service-Learning find you? Service-Learning found me…then found me again…and seems to continue finding me in really meaningful ways. My introduction to the practice was in an English course that I took at community college. At the time I … More #CapturingCommunity: Barak Soreff

#CapturingCommunity: Shan Mohammed

Name: Shan Mohammed Role within Service-Learning: Service-Learning Advisory Board Member What is one thing everyone should know about Service-Learning? The rewards of Service-Learning are well worth the hard work, dedication and patience needed to be successful. Having the support of the Service-Learning Office helps immensely. I have grown as a faculty member and person from … More #CapturingCommunity: Shan Mohammed

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. … More Current Events 4/11-4/22

#CapturingCommunity: Sheyla Carew

Name: Sheyla Carew Role within Service-Learning: Volunteer Interpreters Program Coordinator at Boston Housing Authority How are your values expressed through your community engagement and Service-Learning work? The Center for Community Engagement and Civil Rights started the Volunteer Interpreters Program as an initiative “from the community to the community”. Students assist Boston Housing’s clients who speak limited English … More #CapturingCommunity: Sheyla Carew

#CapturingCommunity: Cassandra Barrett

Name: Cassandra Barrett Role within Service-Learning: Service-Learning Teaching Assistant for Inquiries in Biology What is one thing everyone should know about Service-Learning? Service-Learning is one of the most fulfilling things you can do at Northeastern. We pride ourselves on experiential learning and the S-L program is my favorite form of experiential learning. It is a … More #CapturingCommunity: Cassandra Barrett