By Service-Learning Program Assistant Asta MacKie Our Service-Learning Team Managers go above and beyond in their roles within the program, and many have brought their passions for leadership and social justice beyond the Northeastern realm and into their co-op experiences. Read on to learn more about the professional experiences of Tyler Nicholson, Chelsea Lauder, and … More More Than Just a Co-op
By Service-Learning Program Assistant Asta MacKie Did you know that there are five pairs of roommates within the Service-Learning Student Leader Program this spring and summer? While some of these pairings were coincidental, others have known each other for years, and several even met through their positions at Service-Learning! Read on to learn more about … More S-Love Your Roommates!
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!
Role within service-learning: Service-Learning Teaching Assistant What is one thing everyone should know about service-learning? Service-Learning should be incorporated into every course, in every school, period. Can you tell I have strong opinions about this? In a nutshell, I believe it is crucial for students to step outside the confines of a classroom … More #CapturingCommunity Katy Davis
Written by Service-Learning Teaching Assistant, Linda Yan I like doing community service and enjoy being in the classroom. From volunteering as a museum guide, a mentor of a 7-year-old girl, to working as a Spanish instructor in my spare time, I have enjoyed the pure happiness of helping people and seeing them gain knowledge. For … More How I joined the S-L Family
Role within service-learning: Program Assistant (co-op) and S-LTA Service-Learning course: ENGW 1111 first-year writing Did you find service-learning or did service-learning find you? Describe how you entered this community. I found S-L because I found out about this job on nucareer while applying for my first co-op. I was then officially welcomed to the community … More #CapturingCommunity Haomu Chen
Travel through the decades in our Service-Learning time machine to meet all of our 46 student leaders this semester that represent Service-Learning Team Managers, Teaching Assistants, and Street Team members. Click on the image below and enjoy!
LISA RANDALL Service-Learning Team Manager Year/major/minor(s): 5th year, English & Journalism major. Hometown: Darien, CT Did you find S-L, or did S-L find you? I found S-L! I applied for a co-op with Service-Learning after taking a class that required me to tutor each week in a local high school. I want to work in higher … More Meet S-LTM Lisa Randall
ANIKA KRAUSE Service-Learning Team Manager Year/major/minor(s): Third Year, English/Secondary Education Hometown: Port Chester, NY Did you find S-L, or did S-L find you? S-L found me the first semester of my freshman year when I took Professor Attwood’s class, Education in the Community! It was s-love at first sight when I began to volunteer at 826 … More Meet S-LTM Anika Krause
Deme Venancio Service-Learning Team Manager Year/major/minor(s): 2016, Health Science, minors in Biology & Psychology Hometown: Franklin, MA Did you find S-L, or did S-L find you? S-L found me! I took my first S-L class when they opened up an S-L version of a required class for my major. It fit into my schedule and seemed … More Meet S-LTM Deme Venancio