Center for Service & Social Action


  1. Applications & Nominations for 2017 Service Awards Now Being Accepted

    In January 2017, the George B. Sweeney Endowed Campion Award for Service, the Staff Service Award, and the Curtis W. Miles Faculty Award for Community Service will be awarded to deserving members of the John Carroll community for their service work at the university and in the greater Cleveland community. In the spirit of St. […]

  2. JCU Named to the President’s Honor Roll for Community Service

    For the eighth consecutive year, John Carroll University has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This is the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement. The Honor Roll recognizes institutions of higher education that support exemplary community service programs and raise the visibility […]

  3. Hot off the Press: CSSA Annual Report 2015-16

    The Center for Service and Social Action accomplished a number of important strategic objectives and made progress on all of the priority initiatives set forth in our strategic plan.  These efforts have helped the campus sustain its position as an innovator and national leader in service-learning and civic engagement.  Students contributed 135,586 hours of service […]

  4. 2016 Spring/Summer Newsletter

    Transformation begins one relationship, one encounter at a time. Academic service-learning provides students with weekly encounters and relationships that develop over time and often hold the seeds of transformation.  Service-learning can be an important pedagogical tool to move students from passive receivers of information to engaged and active learners. It can help them see the […]

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