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NEW! CSL Student Ambassador Program

The Center for Service Learning (CSL) Student Ambassadors is a diverse group of UT Arlington students from across disciplines that provides service learning awareness, information, and assistance through presentations, events, and outreach to the UTA and surrounding community. It consists of a Chair, Vice-Chair, Historian, PR & Marketing Coordinator, and Outreach Coordinator.


SPRING 2018 SERVICE LEARNING COURSE INFORMATION NOW AVAILABLE! CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.


Partner Breakfast 2016Community Partner Breakfast

Join us for the annual Partner Breakfast, which brings together UT Arlington Faculty, Staff, and Student Leaders with regional Nonprofit Community Partners and Agencies, providing a unique opportunity for faculty collaboration in service learning projects within UT Arlington academic courses, in addition to service opportunities with campus departments and organizations wherein civic engagement is a major component. Our panel of faculty, students, and community partners will share service learning success stories that will inspire all who attend. Plan to join us for a morning of great connections and service learning information.

Register Here for the Partner Breakfast

Friday, January 26, 2018, Bluebonnet Ballroom, UTA's E.H. Hereford University Center. Agency guests and non-permit holders must register their vehicle; information on parking will be emailed to each person who registers.


NEW! Volunteer Networking Exchange

The new Volunteer Opportunity Exchange will take place from 10am-1pm in the Bluebonnet Ballroom. This tabling event is open to the entire UTA Community and enables faculty, staff, student organizations, campus departments, or individuals wanting to find ongoing or short-term service learning or volunteer opportunities to network with area nonprofit agencies. There is no RSVP required for this event, so please come by and take advantage of this unique experience.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 2018 10:00AM - 1:00PM

Bluebonnet Ballroom, University Center
300 W. First St., Arlington, TX


SPRING 2018 Faculty Fellows

THE CENTER FOR SERVICE LEARNING IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE Spring 2018 FACULTY FELLOWS:

  • Kathryn Hamilton Warren, English
  • Kiva Harper, Social Work
  • Stephanie Peebles Tavera, English
  • Becky Garner, Kinesiology/Public Health
  • Jennifer Little, Public Relations
  • Jerry Hubbard, Goolsby Academy/Business
  • Adrian Rodriguez, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • Cornelia Winguth, Earth and Environmental Sciences

BY ATTENDING A SERIES OF MONTHLY SEMINARS, UT ARLINGTON FACULTY GAIN TOOLS FOR INTEGRATING COMMUNITY SERVICE INTO EXISTING COURSES IN AN ACADEMICALLY RIGOROUS WAY THROUGH COLLABORATION WITH COMMUNITY PARTNERS AND FACULTY ACROSS DISCIPLINES.


UTA SERVICE LEARNING IMPACT SERIES: BUILDING COMMUNITY PARTNER COLLABORATIONS

THE CENTER FOR SERVICE LEARNING HELD ITS INAUGURAL IMPACT SERIES EVENT ON NOVEMBER 3, 2016. THANK YOU TO OUR PANELISTS: DR. AMANDA ALEXANDER (ART & ART HISTORY), DR. KARABI BEZBORUAH (CAPPA), LT. TIMOTHY ISRAEL (SALVATION ARMY), AND ZOEY MURZYN (CATHOLIC CHARITIES).

Topics for discussion included:

  • Expectations – agency, faculty, students
  • How do I choose an agency?
  • Transportation
  • Waivers
  • Background checks
  • MOU agreements
  • Sustainability of the program
  • The value of reflection

Apply to become a Community Partner with CSL and UT Arlington