2010-2011 Academic Year
SOC 380 – Introduction to Sociology – Cyndi Reed Rickards (Fall Term)
This course partnered with LIFT, an national organization with offices in Philadelphia committed to combating poverty by engaging college students in their efforts. Students worked one-on-one with low-income community members to connect them to housing, employment, social services, and/or educational opportunities.
COM 111 – Principles of Communication – Tanya Gardner (Winter Term)
Students were placed with non-profit organizations as part of a service-learning opportunity exploring effective communication techniques in community-based organizational setting.
Partnering organizations included:
Ralston Mercy Douglass Neighborhood Network Center
Philabundance Community Food Center