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.
Before attending the University of Michigan, Matthew White knew that he wanted to make a positive impact in the community. As a California native he felt that it was important to understand his immediate community.
The EPI Fellowship is a semester-long community-based learning (CBL) training program for graduate students that promotes excellence in undergraduate teaching and graduate student professional development.
Twenty nominees were honored at the Tenth Annual Central Campus Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Spirit Award Ceremony on Saturday January, 24 2015.
- II Experiential Learning Fund Accepting Proposals - Deadline, February 23, 2015 February 5, 2015
- New York Times Opinion Pages: highlights the Prison Creative Arts Project in an article writtten by Anna Clark. December 30, 2014
- Shaka Senghor featured in: Detroit goes National - 10 Moments that made us Proud. December 12, 2014