THE LAURIER CENTRE FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE-LEARNING
Our Centre provides supports to students, faculty and community partners to create rich learning experiences and to build a stronger community. Find out more about Community Service-Learning (CSL) and our Centre through this brief video clip.
Volunteer In The Community
Interested in Volunteering in the local community this Fall? Attend Laurier's COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER FAIR, Thurs. Sept. 25th, 1-4pm in the Concourse!
Check-out the Laurier Volunteer Portal for great volunteer opportunities available to students, staff, faculty, retirees and alumni! If you aren't sure what you would like to do, or how to have the greatest impact, please contact a CSL co-ordinator.
Faculty of Arts Community Engagement Option
The Faculty of Arts is introducing a new and exciting mini-specialization in Fall 2014: The Community Engagement Option. Core courses are open to all 3rd and 4th year honours Arts students. For more info click here.
If you are enrolled in a CSL course for the Fall 2014 semester, you will able to log-in below under "Students". Placement Sign-up started Fri. Sept. 12th. By now, CSL students should have signed-up for a placement on-line and contacted their Community Partner. Placements should start next week (week of Sept. 22nd). If you have any questions about CSL and the Fall 2014 semester, please contact a CSL Coordinator.
Laurier CSL is now on Facebook and Twitter!
Please Like and Followus (by clicking on the icons above) to get quick and easy updates about CSL-related stuff and to connect with exciting things going on in our community!
Thanks to Professor Roger Sarty for writing this great perspective on teaching a CSL course! "From the Classroom to the Front Lines: Reflections on Teaching Public History"
"I just want to say that I think CSL is one of my favourite parts of Laurier. Thank you so much for providing such a meaningful experience for us!!" ~ CSL Student
"Sociology of Aging provides students with knowledge. Sociology of Aging with CSL ignites students' passion for knowlege." ~ Kimberly Ellis-Hale, Professor
"We love this program!" ~ Linda Brooks, Essential Skills Upgrading, WRDSB