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“Service Learning” course and other Service-Learning Courses

In the past two years 27 classes with a total of 403 students engaged in service-learning activities totaling 7,229 hours of service. These classes spanned the Academic Divisions including Business, Education and Human Services, Liberal Studies, and Arts & Sciences. An interdisciplinary course, “Service-Leadership”, has as its goal the development and enhancement of students leadership skills through community service activities. Students become familiar with concepts, terminology and principles of servant leadership and apply them with at least 30 hours of community service projects. Representative projects included teaching non-violence and conflict resolution in an elementary school, setting up “peace corners” in…