In 2013-2014, empathy students created an after-school science program, designed and maintained a website for Como Community Center (CCC), sponsored a Christmas in the Stockyards CCC awareness event, and implemented Field Day and Unplugged—two events designed for the CCC children. In 2014-2015, empathy students created a literacy program, established a nutrition and fitness program, wrote grants, and ran a book drive, collecting over 1,000 books for the Center.
Como Documentary 2015
Como Documentary 2013
Service Learning Project, fall 2013
Early in the semester, students formed Service Groups that matched individual interests and talents with Como Community Center’s needs. This semester, students divided into three groups:
Two grants funded these projects: one secured before the semester began and another written by a class member under my guidance.
At the end of the semester, students collaboratively presented their semester-long projects with a Prezi slideshow: