Non-profit and community-based organizations often turn to UAB for student support. UAB faculty, staff and students rely on community organizations to maintain the University's link to understanding issues and concerns outside UAB. The UAB Office of Service Learning is eager to help you find talented and dedicated students to learn and serve in your organization.
By working together, UAB and community partners are able to build viable, mutually beneficial long-term relationships.
See "Civic Engagement Course Teaches Civic Responsibility" in UAB Reporter November 2007
HIGHLIGHTED COMMUNITY PARTNERS
UAB continually updates its list of Community Partners who have indicated their willingness to engage with UAB students as part of for credit service-learning courses.
For examples of academic courses that incorporate the pedagogy of service learning, visit Service-Learning Courses.
If you are interested in becoming a Community Partner, please complete the Community Partner Form and email it to Libba Vaughan, Coordinator of Service Learning, at
. Or, call her at 205.996.7080.
PREPARATION FOR PARTNERING WITH A SERVICE-LEARNING STUDENT
Review Preparing for Service-Community Partner to ensure a satisfying service-learning experience for all parties!