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Jeanette Stokes: 2019 Community Partner Alden Award Winner

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

From Jeanette's nominator, Professor Jehanne Gheith: "Jeanette has been mentoring service-learning students from my courses since my very first Service Learning class about ten years ago. For the last three and a half years, she has accepted at least two students from my Medical Ethics and End... read more about Jeanette Stokes: 2019 Community Partner Alden Award Winner »

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Betsy Alden Award Winner Frances Beroset Reflects on Service-Learning

Monday, May 6, 2019

I have spent my entire Duke career with a large part of my intellectual and ethical home in the service-learning department. When I arrived at Duke, I planned on becoming a social worker because I knew that I loved people, and that I wanted to be someone who helped people deal with problems in... read more about Betsy Alden Award Winner Frances Beroset Reflects on Service-Learning »

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Kevin Caves: 2019 Faculty Recipient of the Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award

Monday, May 6, 2019

It is a great pleasure to nominate Professor Kevin Caves for the Betsy Alden Outstanding Faculty Service-Learning Award in recognition of his ongoing commitments to the ideals of service-learning. Kevin teaches Biomedical Engineering (BME) 460L: Designing Devices for People with Disabilities as... read more about Kevin Caves: 2019 Faculty Recipient of the Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award »

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Duke service-learning alumni share the impact service-learning has had on their lives and careers

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Critical service-learning is an approach to civic learning that is attentive to social change, works to redistribute power, and strives to develop authentic relationships. But does participation in service-learning contribute to the long-term greater good, even after graduation? On Friday,... read more about Duke service-learning alumni share the impact service-learning has had on their lives and careers »

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Congratulations to the 2019 Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award winners!

Wednesday, April 24, 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. This year Duke senior Frances Beroset (T'19), Duke BME faculty member Kevin Caves, and community... read more about Congratulations to the 2019 Betsy Alden Outstanding Service-Learning Award winners! »

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Sean Bissell, Zoe King, Sahil Sandhu, and Michelle Wong display their research at Visible Thinking

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Sean Bissell, Zoe King, Sahil Sandhu, and Michelle Wong display their research at Duke Visible Thinking. The group collaborated with the Duke Cancer Institute and the Duke Institute for Health Innovation to examine how to better facilitate the integration of electronic patient reported... read more about Sean Bissell, Zoe King, Sahil Sandhu, and Michelle Wong display their research at Visible Thinking »

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Alden Award Winners Honored at In the Spotlight

Friday, April 19, 2019

The Betsy Alden Award recipients were honored at the In The Spotlight ceremony on April 16th. In The Spotlight recognizes individuals and organizations whose influence and achievements have made a significant impact on University life and beyond. The event is a community-wide... read more about Alden Award Winners Honored at In the Spotlight »

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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