Contact Service-Learning

Lynn Donahue, Director, Center for Service-Learning and Civic Engagement
Phone: (585) 385-7342
Cell: (585) 944-8511
Office: Pioch 103C

Jenna Rossi, Co-Chair
Phone: (585) 385-8110

Deb VanderBilt, Co-Chair
Phone: (585) 385-8193

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Service-Learning News

 

Ceremony Showcases Service-Learning at Fisher

Ceremony Showcases Service-Learning at Fisher

04/27/2015

The Civic Engagement Award Ceremony and Service-Learning Showcase honored three students, a faculty member, and community partner for their outstanding contributions to service-learning. Read More

Service-Learning Project Exposes PR Students to City Life

Service-Learning Project Exposes PR Students to City Life

03/19/2015

This spring, the concepts of public relations campaign strategies—from tactics to messaging to audiences—take on real-life meaning as students in Visiting Assistant Professor Arien Rozelle’s Advanced PR Programs and Management course undertake a service-learning project in partnership with the City of Rochester. Read More

College Receives Prestigious Carnegie Community Engagement Classification

College Receives Prestigious Carnegie Community Engagement Classification

01/07/2015

St. John Fisher College has received the 2015 Carnegie Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the New England Resource Center for Higher Education (NERCHE). This was the first time Fisher applied for the prestigious classification, and only the second round of national classification done by Carnegie and the NERCHE. Read More

Fisher Honored for Community Service

12/10/2014

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) recently announced the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. St. John Fisher College was among those honored. Read More

Students, Faculty Receive Mini Grants and Civic Engagement Grants for Community Engagement Work

Students, Faculty Receive Mini Grants and Civic Engagement Grants for Community Engagement Work

12/04/2014

The Center for Service-Learning and Community Engagement recently awarded five mini grants and three civic engagement grants to students and faculty working in partnership with local community organizations. Read More

Spreading Literacy through Service-Learning

Spreading Literacy through Service-Learning

11/06/2014

This semester, students in Dr. Susan Schultz’s Language Acquisition and Literacy Development course are enveloped in service-learning, working with Volunteers of America and Maplewood Library on after-school programs for children ranging from pre-school through elementary school. Read More

Fisher Receives Honor from American Red Cross

11/05/2014

On October 14, St. John Fisher College was honored by The American Red Cross at the organization’s annual Donor and Volunteer Recognition event. The College, along with four members of the faculty and staff, were recognized for their work in the Volunteer and Youth Services area. Read More

Donahue Presents at Eastern Region Campus Compact Conference

Donahue Presents at Eastern Region Campus Compact Conference

10/24/2014

Dr. Lynn Donahue, Director of the Center for Service-Learning and Civic Engagement, presented at the Eastern Region Campus Compact Conference in Jacksonville, Florida. The conference took place October 15-17. Read More

Nursing Course Mixes Service-Learning with Patients and Alternative Therapies

Nursing Course Mixes Service-Learning with Patients and Alternative Therapies

05/06/2014

Students in Dr. Natalie Masco’s Complementary and Alternative Therapies course recently partnered with Mercy Community Services to link patients with alternative therapies and resources. This is the second semester the Wegmans School of Nursing has partnered with Mercy Community Services through service-learning. Read More

Pharmacy Service-Learning Course Offers Hope and Life Lessons

04/30/2014

A total of 16 Pharmacy students enrolled in Associate Professor Dr. Amy Parkhill’s Introduction to Cancer Biology and Treatment service-learning course and took away much more than information on cancer biology and treatment after this semester. Read More

 

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