Latest Service-learning Stories

2008-10-05 03:00:22

By Southernwood, Julie Abstract The recent development of a market economy in higher education has resulted in the need to tailor the product to the customers, namely students, employers and commissioning bodies.

2008-09-13 03:00:25

By Kearney, Kevin R Objectives. To describe the design of a required service- learning course offered to first- year (P1) pharmacy students, and to assess student learning and the relevance of this learning in the pharmacy curriculum. Design.

2008-09-13 03:00:25

By Timpe, Erin M Wuller, William R; Karpinski, Julie P Objective. To create a service-learning project to provide poison prevention education to preschool through fifth-grade students. Design.

2008-09-02 03:00:00

By Bacdayan, Paul Abstract. The mission statements of many public (taxpayer- supported) colleges promise economic development outreach to local business communities. Unfortunately, faculty may be hard-pressed to devote time to outreach.

2008-07-30 03:00:39

By Duke, Lori J Unterwagner, Whitney L; Byrd, Debbie C In 2002, a regional consortium was created for schools and colleges of pharmacy in Georgia and Alabama to assist experiential education faculty and staff members in streamlining administrative processes, providing required preceptor development, establishing a professional network, and conducting scholarly endeavors.

2008-07-29 00:00:36

Sprint Ahead for Education Provides Funding to Support Innovative Character-Education Programs across the United States.

2008-07-28 09:01:26

Sprint (NYSE: S) announced the recipients for the Sprint Ahead for Education grant program. Sprint Ahead for Education is a brand-new program that supports innovative character-education initiatives through funding of K-12 public schools and school districts.

2008-06-21 03:00:19

By Whitt, Elizabeth J Nesheim, Becki Elkins; Guentzel, Melanie J; Kellogg, Angela H; McDonald, William M; Wells, Cynthia A While academic and student affairs partnership programs have been championed as a means to enhance undergraduate education, research documenting the characteristics of effective partnership programs is sparse.

2007-11-09 06:00:50

By Govekar, Michele A Rishi, Meenakshi ABSTRACT.

2007-07-28 03:03:34

By Nesheim, Becki Elkins Guentzel, Melanie J; Kell

Word of the Day
  • An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
The word 'onomatope' is a back-formation from 'onomatopoeia'.