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Partnerships in Civic Engagement: The Power of Listening

Monday, April 15, 2019

Kimmie Garner, Assistant Director of Duke Service-Learning, explores growing our capacity to listen in order to deepen relationships that support community-driven change in a recent article published on the Duke Office of Civic Engagement blog: While listening with our whole selves... read more about Partnerships in Civic Engagement: The Power of Listening »

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David Malone awarded for Excellence in Advising by Trinity College of Arts & Sciences

Friday, April 12, 2019

Ten faculty members and advisers receiving Undergraduate Teaching, Leadership & Diversity Awards from the Trinity College of Arts & Sciences were honored at a reception April 11 in Perkins Library. The awards are given annually by the dean’s office in recognition of exceptionally strong... read more about David Malone awarded for Excellence in Advising by Trinity College of Arts & Sciences »

Call for nominations: Richard Brodhead Service Award

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Trinity College of Arts & Sciences is calling for submissions for the Brodhead Service Award, presented each spring by the Trinity College Board of Visitors. The President Richard H. Brodhead Award is given annually to a Trinity College of Arts & Sciences undergraduate... read more about Call for nominations: Richard Brodhead Service Award  »

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Students from the "Critical Pedagogy of Hip Hop (EDUC 290S)" visit the International Civil Rights Center and Museum in Greensboro

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Students from Professor Kisha Daniel's service-learning course "Critical Pedagogy of Hip Hop (EDUC 290S)" and community partners from the Boys and Girls Club of Durham and Orange County pose for a group photo in front of the “Greensboro Four” at the International Civil Rights Center and Museum in... read more about Students from the "Critical Pedagogy of Hip Hop (EDUC 290S)" visit the International Civil Rights Center and Museum in Greensboro »

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Service-learning project from Nonprofit Cultural Institutions (THEATRST 310S) partners with community members with visual impairments

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Students from the service-learning course “Nonprofit Cultural Institutions (THEATR 310S)” participated in a training to prepare them to develop verbal descriptions of artwork for a recorded audio tour. Students were challenged to consider how to best describe paintings, drawings, and sculpture for... read more about Service-learning project from Nonprofit Cultural Institutions (THEATRST 310S) partners with community members with visual impairments »

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#ListenFirst: Partners for Youth Opportunity

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Duke Service-Learning visited Partners for Youth Opportunity (PYO) to listen and learn about how they partner with communities to provide Durham youth with opportunities to connect, develop, and contribute through mentoring, employment, and educational support. Partners for... read more about #ListenFirst: Partners for Youth Opportunity »

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Fall 2018 End-of-Semester Highlights

Friday, January 18, 2019

Service-Learning connects academic curriculum to communities to foster enriched learning and engagement in ethical collaborations. Here are a few community-engaged projects that students produced in the Fall 2018 semester:  Students from Charlie Thompson's service-learning course... read more about Fall 2018 End-of-Semester Highlights »

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Listen First: Duke Service-Learning facilitates a conversation about authentic listening, leadership and learning

Friday, January 18, 2019

David Malone, Dean Valerie Ashby, Michael Ivory (T '18), Jayne Ifekwunigwe, Leo Ching, Ada Gregory, and Adam Hollowell explored the challenges, questions and potential solutions for strengthening our capacity to listen with approximately 50 Duke... read more about Listen First: Duke Service-Learning facilitates a conversation about authentic listening, leadership and learning »

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Call for Nominations: Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Awards

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Awards recognize one graduating senior, one faculty member, and one community partner for their commitment to the ideals of service‐learning. Each Alden award recipient receives $250 to further develop his/her community-building and leadership... read more about Call for Nominations: Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Awards »

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"Farmworkers in North Carolina: Roots of Poverty, Roots of Change (DOCST 332S)" featured on Duke Arts!

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Charlie Thompson's service-learning course "Farmworkers in North Carolina: Roots of Poverty, Roots of Change (DOCST 332S)" was recently featured on Duke Arts! The article, written by Ilona Stanback, explores how students worked with local artist Cornelio Campus to create a mural honoring... read more about "Farmworkers in North Carolina: Roots of Poverty, Roots of Change (DOCST 332S)" featured on Duke Arts!  »

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