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Global Service Learning

GLOBAL SERVICE-LEARNING

What is global service-learning?

Wikipedia defines service-learning as a method of teaching that combines classroom instruction with meaningful community service. This form of learning emphasizes critical thinking and personal reflection while encouraging a heightened sense of community, civic engagement and personal responsibility.


Who can participate in a HACC service-learning program?

All current HACC students are eligible to apply for participation in a service-learning program.

How many credits can I earn?
Service-learning courses are not to be confused with academic courses and therefore do not earn academic credits.

How do I apply for participation in a service-learning program?
An application to apply for the Appalachia service-learning program is available HERE (.pdf).
Scholarships of $300 are available to students who qualify and demonstrate financial need. To apply for this scholarship click HERE (.pdf).

What service-learning programs are available right now?
HACC is currently offering a service-learning program in Appalachia-Williamson, WV.  The course travels over mid-term break in March.  For details, click HERE (.pdf).