Service Learning Events


Adventures in Service Learning for Early Career Faculty (Register for this event)
Location: Barone Campus Center Room 206 (BCC 206)
Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Join us for an engaging conversation (over wine and cheese) with two early career faculty who have quickly become exemplars in service learning pedagogy at Fairfield University. Dr. Sonya Huber, Associate Professor of English and Dr. Stephanie Storms, Assistant Professor of Educational studies and Teacher Preparation will talk about their service-learning courses, both of which focus on urban education and include partnerships with schools in Bridgeport, CT. They will also talk about their experience engaging in service learning practice amidst the demands associated with being an early career faculty member. This session will be informative for anyone interested in service learning, supporting early career faculty interested in community engagement and education partnerships. Wine and cheese will be served.

For more information send an e-mail to servicelearning or visit http://www.fairfield.edu/servicelearning .


Critical Reflection in Practice (NOTE CHANGE IN DATE & TIME FROM ORIGINAL POSTING) (Register for this event)
Location: John Carroll Conference Room (Canisius 200)
Date: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Eileen O’Shea, Associate Professor of Nursing and Betsy Bowen, Professor of English and CAE Faculty Liaison to the Arts & Sciences will talk about how they designed and redesigned reflection assignments in their respective courses to facilitate student engagement in deep, meaningful reflection on their service-learning experiences. Bring a favorite reflection assignment to share. Refreshments served.

For more information send an e-mail to servicelearning or visit http://www.fairfield.edu/servicelearning .


Fairfield University’s 2014 Non-profit and Post Graduate Service Career Fair (Register for this event)
Location: Barone Campus Center, Oak Room
Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: Thursday, November 13, 2014

For more information send an e-mail to or visit http://www.fairfield.edu/lifeatfairfield/careerplanning/eventsprograms/ .