Service Learning Network

Service learning courses at GVSU

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There are over 300 courses that include service learning (as reported by units and collected by the Provost's Office for several state and national reports).  The following are examples of academic service learning courses:

Course Name

Instructor(s) Partner Organization(s) Issue(s) Addressed Information / Course Syllabus
WGS 492 - Women's Community Collaborative Dr. Julia Mason Girl Scouts of Michigan, Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women, Center for Women in Transition, Arbor Circle, and many others Women and children's services Not available
WGS 200       Not available
PA 308 Quincy Williams Varies   Information
Sustainability in Practice Melissa Baker-Boosamra Blandford Nature Center, Grand Rapids Public Schools, Local First! Sustainability and social responsibility Not available
Presidential Campaign Communication Dr. Danielle Wiese Leek Spring Lake Public Library, East Kentwood High School Civic engagement and social responsibility Not Available
Civic Studio Paul Wittenbraker Civic Studio Wealthy Project Public art, community engagement Not available

EDS 629 Transition Practices

Monica Harris

Rogers High School (Wyoming Public Schools)

Education Profile
ED 315 Diverse Perspectives in Education Susan Carlson

City Middle/High School (Grand Rapids Public Schools)

Education Profile
EDC 625 Academic Counseling and Classroom Guidance Shawn Bultsma

Wyoming Public Schools (WPS)

Education Profile
ED 180 Introduction to Teaching Chris Hanks Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center Education Profile


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