US News & World Report has honored John Carroll University for the fourth consecutive year by naming it among the top 25 colleges and universities in the nation when it comes to service-learning. See the full list and read more here.
From US News & World Report:
“In service-learning programs, volunteering in the community is an instructional strategy – and a requirement of a student’s course work. The service relates to what happens in class, and in turn, the course work plays off of the volunteering. In spring 2013, we invited college presidents, chief academic officers, deans of students and deans of admissions from more than 1,500 schools to nominate up to 10 institutions with stellar examples of service learning. Colleges and universities that were mentioned most often [made this list.]“