Kansas Wesleyan University, partnered with led2serveU, launched The Center for Global Service Learning on its campus in Salina, Kansas. This exciting venture features The Wesleyan Journey, which offers all students the opportunity to join a Service Learning course either domestic or abroad. As an extra gift, the university will fund one Wesleyan Journey for each qualifying student before they graduate.
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The Center will collaborate with faculty to customize dynamic courses that include meaningful serving experiences and support established community partners around the world. Wesleyan Journeys guarantee a robust domestic or abroad Service Learning course for students. Linking academic outcomes with intentional service provides one of the richest forms of learning in today's world. Innovative internship opportunities, vibrant learning experiences, and meaningful, life-changing service projects are the hallmark of The Center for Global Service Learning.
As the Center expands it will offer internship opportunities for students within the US and beyond. The team will work with faculty to plan these out-of-the-classroom experiences in communities that are established with led2serve. Along wtih internships, The Center will provide all the necessary training for students and faculty before they travel.
Kansas Wesleyan University partnered with led2serve because is shares a faith-based mission, has a solid reputation for stutend-centered Service Learning experiences, and has developed long-term relationships with communities across the USA and the globe. Both Kansas Wesleyan and led2serve are committed to student and faculty enrichment. led2serve searched for years to find a college of choice. Kansas Wesleyan University was a clear choice after visiting the campus and meeting faculty during a visit in May of 2013.
See below how the two have joined together to create The Center for Global Service Learning.