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Dane Emmerling Pursuing PhD at UNC's Health Behavior Program!

Friday, June 15, 2018

Dane Emmerling, Assistant Director of Duke Service-Learning, has been accepted into UNC’s Health Behavior Doctoral Program at Gillings School of Global Public Health.  Dane will be studying interventions to eliminate health disparities and critical consciousness raising programs to help... read more about Dane Emmerling Pursuing PhD at UNC's Health Behavior Program! »

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2018 Alden Award Winner Michaela Stith Reflects on Service-Learning

Friday, June 15, 2018

Duke’s service-learning courses have allowed me to reflect on the real-world impacts of systems and institutions in ways that neither service nor classroom learning could have achieved alone. I completed three service-learning courses and participated in the Service Opportunities in Leadership... read more about 2018 Alden Award Winner Michaela Stith Reflects on Service-Learning »

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Carolyn Colsher: 2018 Community Partner Alden Award Winner

Friday, June 15, 2018

Dr. Deborah Gold, who nominated community partner Carolyn Colsher for the 2018 Betsy Alden Outstanding Service award, writes about why she's the perfect candidate: "Identifying community partners for the initial Death and Dying class (Sociology 264) in 2001 represented the biggest service-... read more about Carolyn Colsher: 2018 Community Partner Alden Award Winner »

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Katie Hyde: 2018 Faculty Recipient of the Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award

Friday, June 15, 2018

Rhajaa Wright (pictured on the left next to Professor Katie Hyde) reflects on why she nominated Professor Hyde for the 2018 Faculty Recipient of the Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award: "Dr. Hyde is hands-down one of the most special professors that I have had the... read more about Katie Hyde: 2018 Faculty Recipient of the Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award »

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Calvin Allen: 2018 Faculty Winner of the Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award

Friday, June 15, 2018

Liz Shapiro-Garza (pictured on left), co-instructor for the service-learning course Practicum in Community-Based Environmental Management (ENVIRON 795) and Calvin's nominator writes: "Calvin has a way of working with students that is both incredibly compassionate and also challenging of... read more about Calvin Allen: 2018 Faculty Winner of the Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award »

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2017-18: Highlighting Community-Engagement

Friday, June 15, 2018

Our Adobe Spark multimedia story highlights just a few of the over 65 service-learning and community-engaged courses that Duke Service-Learning has supported this 2017-18 academic year. Click on the link to learn how faculty, students and communities worked together in 2017-18 to promote social... read more about 2017-18: Highlighting Community-Engagement »

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Joan Clifford to Chair NC Campus Compact Advisory Council!

Friday, May 18, 2018

We are excited to announce that Joan Clifford, Faculty Consultant and Director of Community-Based Language Initiatives, has accepted a nomination to serve as Chair of the North Carolina Campus Compact’s advisory council. North Carolina Campus Compact is a collaborative network of 37... read more about Joan Clifford to Chair NC Campus Compact Advisory Council! »

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Dane Emmerling, Ryan Nilsen, and Laura Fieselman Book Review Published in Partnerships!

Friday, May 18, 2018

Dane Emmerling, Ryan Nilsen, and Laura Fieselman's book review published in Partnerships: A Journal of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement! Read it here. read more about Dane Emmerling, Ryan Nilsen, and Laura Fieselman Book Review Published in Partnerships! »

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What Is Service-Learning?

Friday, May 18, 2018

Duke Service-Learning connects academic curriculum to communities to foster enriched learning and engagement in ethical collaborations.  In this video, Duke students and faculty talk about the impact that service-learning has had on their lives.       read more about What Is Service-Learning? »

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New! Service-Learning Training Sessions Offered!

Friday, May 18, 2018

Duke Service-Learning in partnership with Office of Civic Engagement and Social Science Research Institute has piloted a module which seeks to have students participating in service-learning think more deeply about: Positionality and Social Identity- Who am I as I go out to serve the... read more about New! Service-Learning Training Sessions Offered! »

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