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Community-Based Learning Courses

For more information on our CBL courses, please
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Drexel Community Scholars

Drexel Community Scholars (DCS) is a student leadership program within the Lindy Center for Civic Engagement. DCS provide 5-15 hours per week of either direct service or capacity building to a non-profit organization. Positions range in scope but may include duties such as tutoring elementary school youth, serving meals to homeless individuals or providing administrative support. In addition to their work at their placement sites, DCS engage in leadership development and team-building activities.

CLICK HERE to learn more about being a DCS!
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CIVC 101

The First-Year Civic Engagement Course (CIVC 101) is designed to help students develop skills as active participants in a pluralistic, democratic society through direct service, education, and reflection opportunities.

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Lindy Scholars Program

Through the generosity of Philip B. Lindy, the Lindy Scholars Program aims to level the playing field in public education by increasing academic achievement and expanding the social horizons for middle school students living in Drexel's West Philadelphia vicinity.

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Community Engagement Mini-Grant

Students - are you interested in contributing to the West Philadelphia Community in a meaningful way? Consider applying for a community engagement mini grant here. Applications due by November 8, 2017. 

Check out our new Dragon Volunteers Program! 

Dragon Volunteers connects Drexel faculty and staff to volunteer opportunities available on campus, and around the city of Philadelphia.  Additionally, employees receive up to 16 ours of paid time off to volunteer with some of our local community partners.  Click here to learn more about current volunteer opportunities!

Community-Based Learning Workshop

Join us for an intensive community-based learning course development training from January 15-17, 2018!  For more information, click here.

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