Service Learning

Faculty

What are the Benefits of Service Learning and Civic Engagement to the Faculty & College?

  • Develop more powerful curricula by providing students with a "real world" context for theory and discipline-specific knowledge.
  • Raise awareness of current social issues as they relate to academic and social areas of interest.
  • Foster a culture of student participation and leadership on campus
  • Increase student retention by helping them develop a sense of community within the class.
  • Students will be more engaged in the course material and look forward to participating in classroom discussions.