Service Learning

Definition: Systematically planned extracurricular experiences of a socially beneficial nature that are incorporated into the requirements of a course and that have a demonstrable relationship to enhancing the student outcomes of the course.

Application: Faculty who incorporate service learning into courses are expected to do so in a way that ensures that the service is supportive of and enhances student learning in the course and are expected to reinforce the value of this service with students and community partners.

http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/ServiceLearning/index.html

http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/cetl/ServiceLearning.html

Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.