Undergraduate students from the Spanish Language Internship Program (SLIP) engage in service-learning with community partners, strengthen language fluency, and develop a critical understanding of issues affecting Latino communities.
U-M faculty and staff gather to discuss global service- and engaged learning.
Underground Royalty, by Keith Burns
The Prison Creative Arts Project, a CEAL affiliate, fosters creative expression among students, faculty, youth, and adults inside and outside Michigan's prisons.
Richard Kiely, Director of Engaged Learning + Research at Cornell University, presents at a campus-wide event sponsored by CEAL and the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
Global engaged learning includes international service-learning courses and study abroad programs.
Experiential learning involves direct, hands-on activities that connect theory with practice.
Engaged Pedagogy Initiative Workshop
EPI Workshop and Community Partners come together to discuss engaged learning and working in the community.
EPI 2014/15 Fellowship Program
Detroit Love: Many engaged learning opportunities abound in the city. Students may collaborate with community members through asset-based learning to co-create positive social change.
2015 MLK Spirit Award Recipients
Left to right, Fatimah Farooq, Canon Thomas, Nour Soubani, Demario Longmire, Somalia Jones, Lello Guluma, and Daniel Morales
Student Advisory Group on Engagement Meeting
CEAL supports and helps generate academically grounded community-based learning opportunities. We work directly with faculty, students, staff and local communities to enhance partnerships and to foster a culture of mutual benefit.
CEAL's Featured Student : Lello Guluma
A sophomore in the Program for the Environment (PitE) and Earth & Environmental Sciences, Lello Guluma has sought ways to explore the intersections between health, community and the environment, both in and beyond the classroom.
EPI Fellows have starting a series of skill-building workshops focused on engaged pedagogy. The purpose of the workshops are to train students on the foundations of engaged pedagogy, course design and program assessment.