Steans Center's Community-based Service Learning Workshops return this quarter

St. Vincent's circle
(DePaul University/Jamie Moncrief)
The Steans Center Community-based Service Learning Workshop Series will begin again this winter quarter and continue through the spring of 2019. Workshops will commence in January with Introduction to Community-based Service Learning: Making it Work in Your Classroom, the Community, and Your Career. All faculty and staff are invited to participate. This session is ideal for those wishing to:
  • Teach a CbSL course
  • Refresh their knowledge and practice of experiential education
  • Connect with colleagues and community partners
  • Begin the Steans CbSL Certificate Program - five workshops plus a capstone project**
Introduction to Community-based Service Learning: Making it Work in Your Classroom, the Community, and Your Career
Thursday, Jan. 10
12 – 2 p.m. 
Lincoln Park Student Center, room 325
RSVP by Jan. 7

Friday, Jan. 11
12 – 2 p.m. 
Loop Campus DePaul Center, room 11013 
RSVP by Jan. 7

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Monday, Jan. 7. 

The series will continue with workshop 2, Teaching in Chicago: Negotiating Identity in the Classroom and Community. In this session, participants will:  
  • Reflect on how identity and personal bias play a role in faculty teaching and student learning in the classroom and in the community
  • Develop and share knowledge and skills for facilitating critical in-class dialogue and reflection
  • Learn about faculty best practices for negotiating identity in the classroom and community across CbSL models
Teaching in Chicago: Negotiating Identity in the Classroom and Community
Thursday, Jan. 24
12 – 2 p.m. 
Steans Center, room LL106

Friday, Jan. 25
12 – 2 p.m. 
Loop Campus DePaul Center, room 11013 

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Monday, Jan. 21.

**To learn more about our workshops and optional workshop scheduling, visit the Steans Center Faculty Resource Calendar.

To learn more about our CbSL Certificate Program, contact Helen Damon-Moore at hdamonmo@depaul.edu.