Best Practices in Service Learning Workshop Series
This workshop series is for faculty and graduate students interested in exploring the nuts and bolts of designing and implementing service-learning enhanced coursework. The series is offered each semester; see descriptions below.
Introduction to Designing Service-Learning Courses
Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, 9:30-noon, LOCATION CHANGED TO JW FANNING INSTITUTE BOARD ROOM. RSVP for this workshop
Critical Reflection Strategies for Service-Learning
Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2:30-5:00, Office of Service-Learning. RSVP for this workshop
Working Effectively with Community Partners
Wednesday, Nov. 7, 9:00-11:00 AM. Office of Service-Learning. RSVP for this workshop
All are held at the Office of Service-Learning, 1242 1/2 S. Lumpkin St., in the rear PSO annex conference room.
Workshops are free and open to any interested faculty member or graduate student; pre-registration is required.
Fall 2018 Community Engagement Forum No RSVP required- but mark your calendars and join us!
The Community Engagement Forums provide an opportunity for faculty, staff, community partners, and students to meet to share ideas, build relationships, and explore topics related to effective campus-community collaborations, including service-learning courses. The Community Engagement Forum will have the following framing topics this semester:
September: Building community: Networking and updates from attendees on their service-learning/community engagement activities and opportunities
Date/Time: Tuesday Sept. 11, 3:30-4:45 Location: Tate Student Center Rm 137
October: How can we better communicate and link UGA course or capstone projects with community partners?
Date/Time: Wed. Oct. 10, 11:00-12:15 Location: Tate Student Center Rm 137
November: Envision Athens action items and how they might relate to service-learning/community engagement (with Erin Barger)
Date/Time: Tues. Nov. 13, 12:30-1:45 Location: Tate Student Center Rm 137
December: Community Engagement Happy Hour: Informal interactions between faculty and community partners to build relationships and share ideas
Date/Time: Tues. Nov. 27, 4:30-6:30 Location: TBD (possibly Little Kings, downtown)