Service-Learning  
   

About Service Learning

 
“My experience opened my eyes to issues of social justice that I had not thought about before. I also learned a lot about myself from being out of my comfort zone.” - AQ Service-Learning Participant
 
"My life has new purpose. I feel refreshed and renewed. I want to live my life differently now because I see everything that we take for granted here in the U.S." - AQ Service-Learning Participant
 
Benefits of Service-Learning:
  • Service-learning provides students with opportunities for structured reflection on their service experience.
  • Service enhances students' learning; knowledge gained in the classroom can enhance their service in their own community.
  • Service-learning integrates classroom theory with practical application in the real world.
  • Service-learning places equal emphasis on service and learning goals. It benefits both the participants and the community.