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


Steans Center's Newsletters


Nursing Students Engage Chicago Communities

 Newsletter - Winter 2016 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter tells a story of how graduate students in the School of Nursing work closely with numerous organizations and build organizational capacity to serve community members. Listen to faculty's reflections and learn about our new director of Community Service Studies Director.


Service Learning and Human Resources Management

 Newsletter - Spring 2015 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter offers a comprehensive look at how graduate students in Human Resources find an innovative way to have community-based learning help meet their goals of the classes. Listen to students' voices when they work in communities and learn more about our new Associate Director.


Service Learning and Environmental Stewardship

 Newsletter - Winter 2014 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter offers how environmental stewardship support for service learning by assisting faculty and students to connect to community-based environmental activities.  Learn more about Sustainable Urban Development master program and the sustainability projects and plans.


Service Learning and Education

Newsletter - Winter 2012 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter emphasizes the importance of integrating teaching and learning with community engagement for improve our education system.  Learn more about how the Steans Center's partnership with Spencer Technology Academy created local change; stories of graduate education students teaching ESL; and support of Catholic Schools. 


MBA and Service Learning

  Newsletter - Fall 2011 

In this edition of the Steans Center newsletter, learn more about how DePaul MBA students engage is pro bono activities for nonprofit organizations; learn more about DePaul co-hostoing the 11th Annual Conference of the International Association for Reserch on Service Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE); it presents the 2011 Meister Scholarship that recognizes students who "reflect on societal issues and problem-solving methods".


Intercambio: Language Exchange Program

  Newsletter - Spring 2011 

In this edition of the Steans Center newsletter, learn more about the Center's language exchange program Intercambio; a McCormick Intern's project on domestic violence; and the announcement of the 2010-2011 Community-based Research Faculty Fellows.


Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies
  Newsletter - Fall 2010 

This newsletter offers an introduction to Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies (PAX); announces the Irwin W. Steans Center as a nationally recognized leader in service learning; and offers more information about the third annual Service Speaks Conference.


Building software projects with non-profits
  Newsletter - Winter 2010 

This quarter's newsletter explores the work of the non-profit IT Initiative, a partnership between the College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM) and the Steans Center; announces the Steans Center and the Egan Urban Center as recipient of the Gandhi, King and Ikeda (GKI) Award; focuses on the School for New Learning "Columbia, Cultural Implications of Leisure" service learning program; and announces new community-based Research Faculty Fellows.


Promoting healthy communities
  Newsletter - Fall 2009 

This edition of the Steans center newsletter focuses on how DePaul's School for New Learning (SNL) students are supporting local healthcare advocates in Humboldt Park; announces the launch of the Environmental Stewardship Community Internship; and highlights the First-Year Program "Discover Chicago: International Chicago" that builds social awareness through service.




Service learning and food access research
Newsletter - Spring 2009 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter highlights the importance of engaging students in service learning and community-based research projects that educate them on the race, class and gender inequities inherent within the city's present-day food distribution process; announces the partnership between the Steans Center and Egan Urban Center.


Community-based health research access project
  Newsletter - Winter 2009 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter highlights ways that DePaul faculty and students are engaged in a self reflexive rethinking of the community studies model inherited from our academic ancestors; announces that the Steans Center received the Carter Partnership Award; and presents the Steans Center Rome Service Learning Program.


Service learning across cultures
  Newsletter - Fall 2008 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter sheds light on how DePaul students engage with people across cultural boundaries through service learning; announces new faculty community-based Research Fellows.


Take back the halls
  Newsletter - Winter 2008 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter explores the role of service learning in supporting young people who regularly experience violence; announces the opening of the second annual Cesar Chavez Service and Values Series.


"The way they saw it"
  Newsletter - Fall 2007 

In this edition of the Steans Center newsletter two stories that reflect model service learning programs supported by the Center are presented: The Black Metropolis Project (BMP) and Jumpstart.


Building healthcare partnerships in the Back-of-the-Yards

  Newsletter - Spring 2007 

In this edition of the Steans Center newsletter we explore the role of service learning in healthcare and education access.


Service learning project targets neighborhood change
  Newsletter - Winter 2007 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter explores how service learning project targets neighborhood change in Chicago's Pilsen community; announces the partnership between the Steans Center and the Puerto Rican Cultural Center; highlights DePaul's North Lawndale Initiative; and announces the Annual Idealist Campus Conference to be held at DePaul University.


Insitute for East African collaboration links DePaul, Kenya
  Newsletter - Spring 2006 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter highlights the creation of the Institute for East African Collaboration as part of an initiative to locate service programs in areas of the world that are persistently marginalized both economically and socially.


Video class keeps eye to community
  Newsletter - Winter 2005 

This edition of the Steans Center newsletter is an overview of the Center's programs, scholarships and internships.


Introducing Community Service Studies minor
  Newsletter - Fall 2005 

The two lead stories in this issue of the Steans Center newsletter focus on the Community Service Studies minor and the Center's Community Federal Work Study Program.