This past summer participants of the Service Learning Institute were offered a book selection from the following options:
Educating Citizens: Preparing America's Undergraduates for Lives of Moral and Civic Responsibility
Anne Colby, Thomas Ehrlich, Elizabeth Beaumont, Jason Stephens
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of...
Learning Outcomes and Course Design in Service-Learning
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
9.00 - 10.30 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, PhD, Ithaca College, Department of Sociology, and Richard Kiely, PhD, Cornell University, Engaged Learning and Research
This highly interactive workshop for will introduce participants to key concepts and principles of service-learning course design. Participants will learn how to construct learning outcomes and design instructional strategies based a unique integrative course design framework. Participants will discuss how to foster and evaluate students’ critical reflection before, during and after participation in service-learning. The session will share example service-learning syllabi, learning outcome and course design templates and additional service-learning resources.
Interested in joining a new committee on campus that is part of an international movement dedicated to advancing the common good through educational activities, fundraising efforts and volunteerism? IC Student United Way is looking for a group of dedicated students who are interested in giving back to the community by helping plan various events, fundraisers and donation drives. As a member of the ICSUW, you will help to plan our annual Family Carnival, an event that raises funds for our Fall allocations to local organizations
February is American Heart Month. IC is launching a Go Red for Women campaign to bring awareness of heart health to the campus. Although our campaign is focused on preventing and fighting the number one killer of women, heart disease, all faculty, staff and administrators are invited to participate.