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Community Partner Thanks Marquette!

Safe & Sound, a Community Partner of the Service Learning Program, thanked Marquette Professor Kate Kaiser, now retired from the Marquette Business School, and her Systems and Analysis Design class for their partnership to create a fund development data system and property activity system for the organization.

Solidarity in Service Learning: Marquette Students Connect with Youth at ONG

Andrea Spagnoli, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, interviewed Kayla Schultz, the Volunteer Coordinator at Our Next Generation, about the relationships Marquette service learning students have been able to build with youth at ONG's after school programs.

Transformational Learning: Reflections on the Personal Impact of Service Learning in South Africa

Natalie Graceffa, a junior Speech Pathology and Audiology major and a participant in the Cape Town, South Africa study abroad program, shared with Maddie Kunkel, Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, the personal impact of her service learning experiences in South Africa and the ways she has continued to draw upon these transformational experiences after returning to Marquette.

When Service Learning Brings You Closer to Home: Reflections of a Milwaukee Native

Laree Pourier, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, interviewed Wendy Romo about the value she finds in working within the community she grew up in on the Southside of Milwaukee through service learning at Empowering Latinos.

From Assumptions to Advocacy: Reflections of a Service Learner

Haley Hinze, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, reflects on how her experiences as a Service Learner at the International Learning Center and Repairers of the Breach have shaped her perceptions and vocation.

Service Learning Abroad: Reflections on Accompaniment in El Salvador

Kelsey Simkins, a Service Learning Program Staff Manager, reflects on her experiences accompanying a marginalized community in El Salvador with the Casa de la Solidaridad study abroad program.

Communication Students Create Video on Transitional Jobs for Community Partner

Three students from Maya Held's Video Production course created this promotional video in conjunction with the Archdiocese of Milwaukee's Social Justice Ministry for Milwaukee Transitional Jobs Collaborative about transitional jobs for economic development, business start-up, and job creation.

The Benefits of Service Learning: Interviews with Service Learning Faculty

Chris Casey, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, interviewed Dr. Francesca López and Dr. James Hoelzle about their experiences as Marquette faculty members who take advantage of the Service Learning’s benefits.

From Service Learner to Program Director: An Interview with a Community Partner

Stephannie Oppermann, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, interviewed Katie Polace, the Program Director of Holton Youth and Family Center about the impact that service learning made on her vocational path during her career at Marquette and beyond.

Service Learning Student Featured in Academic Service Learning Journal

Ali Hause, a Service Learning Program Staff Manager, highlights the article written by Service Learning student Lindsay Finn, which was featured in the Undergraduate Journal of Service Learning and Community-Based Research.

2012 Midwest Service Leaders Conference Review

Madeleine Bien, a Service Learning Program Staff Manager, reviews the student-led regional Midwest Service Leaders Conference hosted by the Marquette Service Learning Program in the Fall of 2012.

Service Learning Student Coordinator Highlights Community Partner's Fight Against Food Insecurity

Sean Murphy, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, highlights how a community partner agency, Central City Churches, is fighting food insecurity in the neighborhood.

Review of New and Innovative D2L Reflection Modules

Maddie Kunkel, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, reviews the D2L reflection modules which were introduced to faculty and students in the Fall of 2012.

Interview with the Dorothy Day Social Justice Living Learning Community

Frank Will Bufe, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, interviewed Dorothy Day Program members about the connection between philosophy and service learning experiences within a community of peers.

Service Learner Reflections: Interview with Audra Walker

Molly Farwell, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, interviewed Audra Walker, a Marquette University student, about her service learning experiences and the impact it has had on her during her time at Marquette.

Service Learning Student Coordinator Writes About Impact of Community Partner on the Clarke Square Neighborhood

Sean Murphy, a Service Learning Program Student Coordinator, interviewed Cherise Myers, the Director of Community Relations for Journey House, about the impact of service learners on helping achieve the mission of this vital community agency.

Service Learning Student Published in National Service Learning Journal

Lindsay Finn, a current Marquette student, is currently featured in the Undergraduate Journal of Service Learning and Community-Based Research with her article featuring Marquette Service Learning, "Learning From Exceptional Children."

Service Learning Class makes Promotional Video for Community Partner

Professor Maya Held's Service Learning course, BREC2250 Video Production, made a promotional video for St. Ann Rest Home this semester!

See what our Community Partners are saying about us and check out our most recent video highlighting the past academic year at the Service Learning Program.

 


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