• ORGANIZATION PROFILE
  • CSULB Center for Community Engagement CSULB Center for Community Engagement

Causes

  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
(33.7821,-118.122)
 

Volunteer with us!

VIEW AS
Subscribe Get an RSS feed of these Opportunities
Please wait . . .

Mission Statement

The mission of the Center for Community Engagement is to serve as a facilitative partner and resource for faculty, students and community members in strengthening community capacity, building social and political capital, enriching the educational experience of students,and facilitating shared community-based research through the coordination of civic engagement, effective service learning,and community collaborations.

Description

Purpose

  • Involve students and faculty in service learning community internships, volunteer opportunities, and community based research.

  • Serve as a facilitative partner and resource for faculty, students and community members in strengthening community capacity.

  • Build social and political capital.

  • Enrich the educational experience of students.

  • Facilitate shared community-based research through the coordination of civic engagement, effective service learning, and community collaborations.

  • Streamline community access to the university by providing information on community-based research, service learning courses, and other community engagement activities within the university.

What is Service Learning?

Service Learning is a teaching method that:

  • Allows students to see and experience the relationship between theory and practice.

  • Integrates and enhances both community service and academic instruction.

  • Engages students in responsible and challenging community service.

  • Emphasizes active learning in different environments.

Website

http://www.csulb.edu/cce

Contact

Report this organization

Reviews

BE THE FIRST TO RECOMMEND THIS ORGANIZATION!
Would you recommend CSULB Center for Community Engagement?