Wednesday, February 21st- Future Teachers Alliance Night at Loyola University/ @luc

Future Teachers Alliance Night- February 21, 2018, Loyola University School of Education Come join the Future Teacher Alliance for their second event next Wednesday for an exciting opportunity to learn more about the teaching profession and to engage in discussion on the importance of a diverse teaching force. Every time the Future Teacher Alliance host … Continue reading Wednesday, February 21st- Future Teachers Alliance Night at Loyola University/ @luc

February 27, 2018~ Stop Human Trafficking-Panel Discussion at Loyola University /@luc

Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018 at 7:00pm- Sex Trafficking of Children & Adolescences Panel Discussion   The Sunlight Project, Loyola University Chicago School Psychology Program, and LUC Center for the Human Rights of Children invite you to join us for a panel discussion on Sex Trafficking of Children and Adolescents in Chicago. Attendees will learn more about … Continue reading February 27, 2018~ Stop Human Trafficking-Panel Discussion at Loyola University /@luc

Monday, February 19th~ Sanctuary Schools: Safety, Protection,Opportunity, for all students! Panel discussion at Depaul University / @depaul

This is the last week to register for Depaul University Winter Forum! Registration is required; register today at https://goo.gl/forms/gMviJk86LRSXQoYx1. 2 CPDUs are available to those who provide their IEIN at time of registration. 2018 Winter Education Forum: What is a "Sanctuary School?" How can educators create schools that are safe for all students?  Schools that … Continue reading Monday, February 19th~ Sanctuary Schools: Safety, Protection,Opportunity, for all students! Panel discussion at Depaul University / @depaul

March 5, 2018, Campus Meets Community Workshop ~University of Illinois at Chicago @campuscompactIL

Campus Meets Community- Sustaining Reciprocal Partnerships March 5th @UIC On March 5th, at the UIC Student Center RSVP now for needed discussion on navigating and sustaining campus/community collaborations and partnerships with civic engagement professionals. Featured guest speakers include Dr. Kwang-Wu Kim, President and CEO of Columbia College Chicago and Susan Vasquez, Associate Vice President of … Continue reading March 5, 2018, Campus Meets Community Workshop ~University of Illinois at Chicago @campuscompactIL

January 2018~ SPACE Volume 3, Issue 1 Live Now!

SPACE an online student journal, Volume 3, Issue 1(2018) is live and ready to view. With an insightful editorial by Julie Peters, University of Illinois at Chicago SPACE in its third year, continues to provide a platform for students to share their service-learning and civic engagement experiences through scholarly reflecting. You can view the newly published articles now! "Advocating … Continue reading January 2018~ SPACE Volume 3, Issue 1 Live Now!

MLK Service Day~ January 15, 2018, King Service Day @ Gale Community Academy

Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service- City Year Chicago at Gale Community Academy, January 15, 2018 On Monday January 15th, 2018,  a 1000 volunteers joined City Year's AmeriCorps members at Gale Community Academy to participate in a day of service. City Year commemorates the civil rights movement and honors the life and work of … Continue reading MLK Service Day~ January 15, 2018, King Service Day @ Gale Community Academy

Januaray 29, 2018~ Civic Education Professional Learning Series, Northeastern Illinois University/ @neiu

RSVP NOW~ Best Practices in Civic Education Pedagogy: Controversial Discussion- January 29, 2018 at Northeastern Illinois University Join us for a three-part series for faculty members who are preparing teacher candidate and/ or faculty who are interested in civic engagement strategies and practices. Nisan Chavkin will lead a powerful discussion on controversial discussion. RSVP Now … Continue reading Januaray 29, 2018~ Civic Education Professional Learning Series, Northeastern Illinois University/ @neiu

December 7, 2017 ~Immigration Policy Forum, National Louis University / @NationalLouisU

RSVP Today! Immigration Policy Forum-December 7, 2017 at National Louis University The NLU Civic Engagement Center is hosting a excellent opportunity to discuss immigration policy with community leaders and faculty in an open forum on this Thursday, December 7, 2017. Guest speakers at the Immigration Policy Forum will include Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, Cook County Commissioner … Continue reading December 7, 2017 ~Immigration Policy Forum, National Louis University / @NationalLouisU

SLCEC 2017-18 Learning Series, “Embedding Service-Learning Principles, Pedagogy and Practice in Instruction.” @slcecchicago

SLCEC Chicago's 2017-2018 Professional Learning Series for Faculty: Embedding Service-Learning Principles, Pedagogy and Practice in Instruction Register Today! Please join us for a professional learning series to explore service-learning, civic education, and student voice development as high impact strategies.  You should plan to attend if you are looking to: Engage your students in service-learning Teach … Continue reading SLCEC 2017-18 Learning Series, “Embedding Service-Learning Principles, Pedagogy and Practice in Instruction.” @slcecchicago

CALA 2017

CALA 2017: Loyola University Chicago's School of Education hosted a week-long Civic Action and Leadership Academy for Chicago Public Schools high school students from July 31-August, 2017. Student groups explored the Loyola Campus, the surrounding community, and local community organizations through one of three themes: Civic Action, Child and Youth Development, and the Environment. Students … Continue reading CALA 2017