Exploring the Power of the Human/Animal Bond

May 30, 2016 at 9:08 am

“Man’s best friend.” That’s been a standard description for the special relationship between humans and dogs for years. Looking to explore the dynamics of the interaction between people and dogs, and pets, in general, Dr. Andrew Beer broadened the scope […]

Opening Windows to Greater Understanding

June 14, 2016 at 9:42 am

Service-learning, by definition, is a method of teaching and learning that integrates student participation in organized service activities into credit-bearing courses. More often than not, the lessons learned have a far-reaching impact beyond the course description. Such is the case […]

Harnessing the power of advertising for a good cause

July 12, 2016 at 4:34 pm

Service-Learning is much more than community service. Oftentimes, these courses are the catalyst for creating an inquisitive fire in students that helps them connect the material they are learning in the classroom with real world scenarios where they can improve […]

Service-Learning Students Celebrate the Success of Others

July 18, 2016 at 12:22 pm

Students enrolled in Dr. Samantha Hauptman and Dr. Araceli LaRoche’s service-learning course “The Twin Ills of Terrorism” during Spring 2016 are celebrating the successes of others. During spring semester, students in the course served as tutors for inmates participating in […]