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Service-Learning Day, March 6, 2014

Published by on October 16, 2013

Sponsored by the Office of Community Engagement and Partnerships (OCEP), the Academy for Teaching and Learning Excellence (ATLE), and the Center for Leadership and Civic Engagement (CLCE).

 Second Annual Service-Learning Day

Join us on Thursday, March 6, from 8:45am-1:00pm!

Marshall Center, Room 3711

8:45 am       Registration (Coffee and bagels)

9:00 am       Welcome

Elizabeth Strom (Director, Office of Community Engagement and Partnerships [OCEP])

9:05 am       Introduction to Service-Learning Resources at USF

Lance Arney (Director of Service Learning, OCEP)

9:20 am       How to Find Community Partners

Lance Arney (OCEP) and Mallory Trochesset (Center for Leadership and Civic Engagement)

9:35 am       Reflection Is the Hyphen in Service-Learning: Critical Reflection Activities for Students

                        Nicole West (Academy for Teaching and Learning Excellence)

9:50 am       Faculty Learning Community on Service-Learning

Kelly Page Werder (Mass Communications), Andrea Lypka (Secondary Education & INTO USF), and Faculty Learning Community on Service-Learning (Academy of Teaching and Learning Excellence)

10:10 am     Open Discussion: Faculty (Mis)Perceptions of Service-Learning

Moderator: Elizabeth Strom (OCEP)

10:30 am     Using Service-Learning to Build Your Case for Tenure and Promotion

Kelly Page Werder (Mass Communications)

10:45 am     Assessing the Impact of Service-Learning on Students: Global Perspectives

Jennifer Mariano (Social Foundations, USF Sarasota)

11:00 am     Service-Learning through Online Courses

Bonnie Silvestri (Government and International Affairs, USF Sarasota)

11:15 am     Combining Service-Learning with Research in the Local Community

Roberta Baer (Anthropology)

11:30 am     International Service-Learning

Elizabeth Doone (Special Education)

11:45 am     Cultivating a Campus Culture of Service-Learning through University Experience

Caroline Twachtman (Honors College)

12:00 pm    Informal Discussion and Networking

                        ***** Light lunch provided *****

1:00 pm       Adjourn


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Click here to find a description of last year’s event, and here to view other service-learning resources on our website.

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