Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

Five College Community Based Learning Courses

The following courses are associated with the Five College Community-Based Learning program. Community-Based Learning (CBL) brings together students, faculty, and community organizations to work on projects that provide intellectually rich experiences for students and tangible benefits to the greater community.

Learn more about campus CBL programs:

Amherst College - Center for Community Engagement
Hampshire College - Community Engaged Learning

Mount Holyoke College - Weissman Center for Leadership

Smith College - Center for Community Collaboration

UMass Amherst - Office of Civic Engagement and Service Learning and Student Bridges

Spring 2015 CBL Courses

Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
AMST 201 01 Native American Life Howard Kimewon TTH 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
AMST 221 01 Building Community Leah Schmalzbauer, Margaret Mead TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM Amherst College
ARCH 104 01 Housing Urbanization Dev Gabriel Arboleda TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
BIOL 454 01 Tropical Biology Seminar Ethan Clotfelter, Rachel Levin TH 02:30PM-05:30PM Amherst College
CHEM 191 01 Bridging Macro & Molec Sandra Burkett TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM; W 02:00PM-05:00PM Amherst College
COLQ 239 01 Place of Memory Lisa Brooks, Scott Anderson TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM Amherst College
ENGL 120 01 Reading/Writing/Teaching Marissa Carrere MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
ENGL 277 01 Videogames Marisa Parham TH 01:00PM-04:30PM Amherst College
GEOL 301 01 Hydrogeology Anna Martini MWF 01:00PM-01:50PM; T 01:00PM-04:00PM Amherst College
SPAN 376 01 Life Is a Dream Ilan Stavchansky W 02:00PM-04:30PM Amherst College
THDA 227 01 Community in Motion Jodi Falk TTH 02:30PM-04:30PM Amherst College
THDA 251 01 Making Dances Paul Matteson MW 02:00PM-04:00PM Amherst College
CSI 0249 1 Critical Ethnography Kimberly Chang 10:30AM-11:50AM T,TH Hampshire College
CSI 0309 1 Creating the Space for Change Myrna Breitbart 09:00AM-11:50AM TH Hampshire College
IA 0156 1 Dramatizing Children's Lit Natalie Sowell 10:30AM-11:50AM W,F Hampshire College
IA 0208 1 Entrep Sustain Agri & Ener William Seretta 06:00PM-09:00PM T Hampshire College
IA 0211 1 Teaching Arts in Elem Sch Jana Silver 02:30PM-03:50PM M,W Hampshire College
IA 0217 1 Radical Youth Theatre Natalie Sowell 12:30PM-03:20PM T Hampshire College
IA 0274 1 Soc Entr & Food Sustainability Tamara Stenn 10:30AM-11:50AM T,TH Hampshire College
NS 0124 1 HIV/AIDS: 30 Years Later Megan Dobro 02:00PM-03:20PM T,TH Hampshire College


Additional CBL Courses

Mount Holyoke College - Observing and Assisting in Secondary and Middle School Education Programs - EDUC 332s

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