Five College Consortium

Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

Five College Committee for CBL

After a group of committed staff and faculty began meeting to help promote and expand CBL throughout the region, the Five College Committee for Community-Based Learning was officially established in 2003 and has remained active since then.

Current Five College Committee for CBL

Amherst College
Sarah Barr-  Director of the Center for Community Engagement

Hampshire College
Mary Bombardier - Director of Community Partnerships for Social Change
Myrna Breitbart - Director of Community Engagement and Collaborative Learning, Professor of Geography/Urban Studies
Ivana Staiti 
- Community Engagement and Collaborative Learning Coordinator 
Laura Wenk - Director of Critical Studies Of Childhood, Youth, and Learning Program

Mount Holyoke College
Alan Bloomgarden - Director of Community Engagement, Weissman Center for Leadership
Angelica Castro - Assistant Coordinator of the CBL Program and Advisor to C.A.U.S.E.

Smith College
Tiertza-leah Schwartz - Director of Voluntary Services, Assistant Director of Outreach and Community Partnership Coordinator

UMass Amherst
John Reiff - Director of Civic Engagement and Service-Learning
Carol Soules - Associate Director of Civic Engagement and Service-Learning

Five Colleges, Inc.
Marla Solomon - Director of Partnership Programs