Wednesday Nights with Service-Learning Student Leaders

Service-Learning Teaching Assistants, Team Managers, and Street Team Members gain professional development in workshops at weekly meetings. By Lisa Randall “What’s good in life?” At the start of each large group Service-Learning student leader meeting, Assistant Director of Service-Learning at Northeastern Lisa Roe begins by posing this question to the group. Street Team members, Service-Learning... Continue Reading →

A Look at Three New Honors Service-Learning Courses

By Kris Fernandez, Lisa Randall, Shelby Sih, and Savannah Stewart The Northeastern University Honors Program and Service-Learning at Northeastern built upon their unique partnership this semester with the addition of three new courses. Northeastern Students and Boston-Area Youth See Theatre with an Enlightened Eye For a group of 15 Honors students, the art of theatre... Continue Reading →

Enhancing Honors with Service-Learning

By Lisa Randall and Noa Golan   The Honors Program at Northeastern University, according to their website, connects its students “to an active community of thinkers committed to making a difference.” That community, in addition to including a highly talented and motivated group of students, faculty, peer mentors, and staff, also includes the communities surrounding... Continue Reading →

Northeastern Hosts Conference on Revolutionary Scholarship on Service-Learning and Community Engagement

  By Lisa Randall From Monday November 16th to Wednesday November 18th  2015, leaders in service-learning and community engagement from around the world congregated at the Boston Marriott Copley Place for the 2015 International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) conference. Northeastern University, in collaboration with Massachusetts Campus Compact, served as the... Continue Reading →

New partner spotlight: Daily Table

Since opening in June, Daily Table has welcomed volunteers from a variety of places and programs. As of this Fall, that includes Service-Learning at Northeastern. By Lisa Randall The recipe for Daily Table is simple: combine donations of fresh, delicious food with dedicated volunteers, to serve up affordable groceries and meals to a neighborhood where healthy food... Continue Reading →

Introducing the Service-Learning Street Team!

By Lisa Randall Third year math major Jordan Perras loved the Human Services professions service-learning class she took last fall, knew she wanted to stay involved with the program, but wasn’t sure what sort of time commitment she could make. “I'm involved in a bunch of organizations around campus, so my schedule is always changing,”... Continue Reading →

Meet David Draper

Being the newest staff member to join Service-Learning at Northeastern, it only made sense for David to take on the most recent addition to the program: the Street Team. By Lisa Randall David joins the team as a graduate student in the College Student Development & Counseling Master’s program and will complete his second-year practicum requirement during... Continue Reading →

IARSLCE: Featured Research by Northeastern Faculty

The International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) Annual Conference will take place from November 16-18, 2015 in Boston, MA. In collaboration with Massachusetts Campus Compact, Northeastern University is proud to be the institutional host for the 2015 IARSLCE annual conference. Research to be presented by Northeastern faculty & staff is as... Continue Reading →

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