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THE IRWIN W. STEANS CENTER
FOR COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICE LEARNING & COMMUNITY SERVICE STUDIES

Special Initiatives



The Steans Center develops special initiatives that its seeks to develop into full-fledged sustainable programming in support of students, community partners and faculty.  The Catholic Schools Initiative, for example, developed over several years into Catholic School Partnerships. 


Currently, the Center is involved in initiatives related to sustainable food system development, support of public schools that are struggling to meet achievement standards, and development of Veterans educational and support resources.,