Service-Learning

“Service-Learning is a credit-bearing, educational experience in which students participate in an organized service activity that meets identified community needs and reflect on the service activity in such a way as to gain further understanding of course content, a broader appreciation of the discipline, and an enhanced sense of civic responsibility.” 
Bringle, RG & Hatcher, JA (2000, May/June).  Institutionalization of service-learning in higher education.  The Journal of Higher Education.

Service-learning at Lasell College is a key piece of the Connected Learning philosophy.  The Center for Community-Based Learning can help you explore many possibilities for engaging in service-learning.  We look forward to supporting you with:

Contact: Sharyn Lowenstein, 617-243-2156, slowenstein@lasell.edu.

Sleep Out for the Homeless

  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Habitat for Humanity

News Highlight

Students, Faculty and Staff Travel to Tanzania for International Service Learning Trip  Wednesday, May 18, 2016In rural Tanzania, learning the English language is critical for a young child hoping to further his or her education, but it is often out of reach. For the next two weeks, a group of Lasell students hope to make a difference in one rural community there as part of a new Shoulder-to-Shoulder service learning trip.

Featured Event

U.S. News and World Report 2016 Lasell College Ranked Among Best Colleges by U.S. News and World Report for 2016

- 26th in "Best Regional College" - North