An Introduction to Service-Learning in Higher Education
Wednesday, October 22nd
Downing Student Union 2122
Service-learning in a higher education setting can be an extraordinary pedagogical
strategy that combines a specific service experience with specific learning goals.
“An Introduction to Service-Learning in Higher Education” workshop will focus on how
to use service-learning as a vehicle to teach academic content to students in a university
setting. Attendees will gain helpful tips and insights on syllabi construction, the
academic benefits of SL, and how to use this pedagogical tool come alive in and out
the classroom. In addition, attendees will see examples of service-learning at Western
Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week
November 17-21, 2014
Join in the activities for Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. The Student Ambassadors
of Service are working with Housing and Residence Life and Omega Phi Alpha to coordinate
meaningful service and learning activities from November 17-21st. Learn more about
how you can get involved.