Publications on DePaul Service Learning and Community Engagement





Klimas, Christie, Montgomer, James, Rosing, Howard, Hess, Marji, Perez, Xochyl and DeKnock, Christian (2016). "Soils in the City" In: Science and Service Learning. Jane L. Newman, Dennis W. Sunal and Cynthia Szymanski Sunal (Eds). Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.



Rosing, Howard. (2015) "Tracking Culture: The Meanings of Community Engagement Data Collection in Higher Education."  Metropolitan Universities.  [S.l.], v. 26, n. 2, p. 147-164, jan. 2015. ISSN 1047-8485. Available at: <>.


Reed, S. C., Rosenberg, H., Statham, A., & Rosing, H. (2015). The effect of community service learning on undergraduate persistence in three institutional contexts. Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning,21(2), 22-37.


Reed, S.C., Rosing, H., Rosenberg, H. and  Statham, A. (2015) “Let us Pick the Organization”: Understanding Adult Student Perceptions of Service-learning Practice. Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship. 8(2): 74-85. Us Pick the Organization - Understanding Adult Student Perceptions of Service-learning Practice 1011022015114834821.pdf


Rosing Howard and Odoms-Young, Angela. "Community–University Food Projects, Race, and Health Promotion". Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community, April 2015, 79-82.


Proweller, A., & Catlett, B. S. (2015). "Disruptive Practices: Advancing Social Justice Through Feminist Community Based Service-Learning in Higher Education." In Service-Learning to Advance Social Justice in a Time of Radical Inequality.


Ferrera, M, Sacks, T.K., Nixon, J. T., Perez, M., Asis, D., Coleman, W.E. (2015).Empowering Immigrant Youth in Chicago:  Utilizing CBPR to Document the Impact of a Youth Health Service Corps Program. Family and Community Health Journal, 38(1):12-21.


Hague, Euan (2015) “Pilsen: The Gentrification Frontier,” Newsletter of the Association of American Geographers, 5 March. 


Hague, Euan (2015) “Pilsen: Chicago’s Gentrifying Lower West Side,” in Virginia B. Price, David A. Spatz and D. Bradford Hunt (ed.) Out of the Loop, Vernacular Architecture Foundation, Agate Publishing, Chicago, 99-103.




Dush, Lisa "Building the Capacity of Organizations for Rhetorical Action with New Media: An Approach to Service Learning," Science Direct. September 2014.


Morales, Marisol and Caballero, Arturo "Asset-Based Community Development and Integral Human Development: Two Theories Undergirding an International Service-Learning Program" in "Crossing Boundaries. Tension and Transformation in International Service-Learning". Edited by Patrick M. Green and Matthew Johnson.


Bruce, D., Hooks, K., Johnson, K., Thompson, J., Flores, C., & Pattitucci-Cruz, M. (2014, May). CBPR participation as leadership development for marginalized youth: Investigating resilience among homeless and marginally housed young men who have sex with men. 




Hague, Euan and Curran, Winifred (2013) “Housing Development and Community Destabilization in Pilsen” AREA-Chicago, no.13, p.54.




Rosing, Howard (2012) “Demystifying the local: Considerations for higher education engagement with community food systems,” Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development. August 2012.




Catlett, B. S., & Proweller, A. (2011). College students’ negotiation of privilege in a community-based violence prevention project. Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning18(1), 34-48.


Rosenberg, Helen, Anne Statham, Susan Reed and Howard Rosing "Service-Learning and the Nontraditional Student: What's Age Got to Do With It?" In: Bringle, R. and J. Hatcher, eds. Understanding Service-Learning and Community Engagement: Crossing Boundaries through Research, Scottsdale, AZ: Information Age Publishing.


Morales, Marisol "Community as Intellectual Space". Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education, The. 16 Mar, 2011.;col1




Rosing, Howard; Reed, Susan; Ferrari, Joseph; Bothne, Nancy. "Understanding Student Complaints in the Service Learning Pedagogy" In: American Journal of Community Psychology, 46(3-4): 472-481.

Rosing, Howard; Hofman, Nila Ginger. "Notes From the Field: Service Learning and the Development of Multidisciplinary Community-Based Research Initiatives" Journal of Community Practice 18.2 (2010). 03 Nov. 2010>




Hofman, Nila Ginger (DePaul-Anthropology) and Rosing, Howard. "Course-based Action Research and Anthropology" In: Anthropology News, 49(6): 11-12.


Howard, Jeffrey and Stanton, Timothy (Stanford University). "The Research University Engaged Scholarship Toolkit."

Lee, Young-Me, Susan Poslusny, and Howard Rosing. "Sexually Transmitted Infection Prevention Project as Community-Engaged Scholarship." Journal of Community Engagement and Higher Education 1.1 (2009): 1-9.




Rosing, Howard. "Untangling the Ivy: Discovering Vincentian Service-Learning at DePaul University," In: Journal of Vincentian Heritage; Special Edition: Vincentian Higher Education and Poverty Reduction. 28(2): 221-239.


Hofman, Nila Ginger and Howard Rosing (2008). "Course-based Action Research and Anthropology" Anthropology News 49(6):11-12 · August 2008


Drakeford, Billie (Steans Center), Escarcega, Sylvia (Latin American and Latino Studies) and Strain, Dr. Charles (Academic Affairs). "Borders and Boundaries: Human Rights and Social Justice in a Transnational Context" in Diversity & Democracy: Civic Learning and Shared Futures, Volume 11, Number 2, Spring 2008 (Association of American Colleges and Universities).


Orban, Dr. Clara (Modern Languages) and Thompson, Martha (Northeastern Illinois University). "Building Bridges against Violence: Service Learning for Second Language Students" in Feminist Teacher, Volume 17, Number 2, 2007.


Worrall, Dr. Laurie (NY State Campus Compact). "Asking the Community: A Case Study of Community Partner Perspectives" in Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, Volume 14, Number 1, Fall 2007.;cc=mjcsl;rgn=full%20text;idno=3239521.0014.101;didno=3239521.0014.101;view=image;seq=00000001




Catlett, Dr. Beth and Beck, Dr. Irene (Women's and Gender Studies). "Participatory action research and the university classroom." in Pedagogies of Praxis: Course-based Action Research in the Social Sciences. Hofman, Nila Ginger & Rosing, Howard (Eds.), (2006, Anker-Jossey-Bass).


Hague, Dr. Euan (Geography). "Service Learning in Pilsen, Chicago," in Chicago's Geographies - Metropolis for the 21st Century. Green, Richard P., Bouman, Mark J. and Grammenos, Dennis (eds.). Association of American Geographers, Washington D.C., 264-267 (2006).

Hague, Dr. Euan (Geography), Curran, Dr. Winifred and Gill, Harpreet (2006). "Practicing Active Learning: Introducing Urban Geography and Engaging Community in Pilsen, Chicago," in Pedagogies of Praxis: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Course Based Action Research, Nila Ginger Hofman and Howard Rosing (Eds.), Boston: Anker-Jossey-Bass.,subjectCd-ED21,descCd-tableOfContents.html


Manley, Dr. Ted (Sociology), Buffa, Avery (Mission and Values), Dube, Dr. Caleb (Sociology), and Reed, Lauren (DePaul Alum). "Putting the Learning in Service Learning: From Soup Kitchen Models to the Black Metropolis Model" in Education and Urban Society, Volume 38, Number 2, February 2006.

Strain, Dr. Charles R. (2006). "Moving Like a Starfish: Beyond a Unilinear Model of Student Transformation in Service Learning Classes" in the Journal of College and Character, Volume VIII, Number 1, November 2006.




Strain, Charles. "Pedagogy and Practice: Service Learning and Students' Moral Development" In Identity , Dr. Beth and Beck, Dr. Irene (Women's and Gender Studies). "Participatory action research and the university classroom." in Identity, Learning and the Liberal Arts, New Directions for Teaching and Learning, Ned Scott Laff (Ed), (2005, Wiley).



Service Learning Books from DePaul Authors


Reed, Susan and Marienau, Catherine 
Linking Adults with Community: Promoting Civic Engagement through Community-based Learning New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education



Hofman, Nila and Rosing, Howard
Pedagogies Of Praxis: Course-Based Action Research in the Social Sciences


Manley, Theodoric Jr.
The Way They Saw It: The Changing Face of Bronzeville 
Dorrance Publishing Company