Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

CBL Resources

All

Five College Service Opportunities
Online database of service opportunities in the Pioneer Valley. Broken down by subject area and location.
https://www.honors.umass.edu/community-service-opportunities

Massachusetts Service Alliance
http://www.mass-service.org/

Massachusetts Campus Compact Home Page
http://masscampuscompact.org/

Faculty & Staff

Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning
The Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning (MJCSL) is a national, peer-reviewed journal consisting of articles written by faculty and service-learning educators on research, theory, pedagogy, and issues pertinent to the service-learning community.
http://www.umich.edu/~mjcsl/

Service Learning Toolkit
Toolkit put together by the staff from National Campus Compact.
http://www.compact.org/resources/introduction-to-service-learning-toolkit/1074/


Service Learning Clearinghouse
The National Service-Learning Clearinghouse (NSLC) supports the service-learning community in higher education, kindergarten through grade twelve, community-based initiatives.
http://www.servicelearning.org/

Sample CBL Syllabi
Hundreds of sample syllabi from across the country are located here to provide examples on how professors have integrated CBL in their courses. 
http://www.servicelearning.org/slice

Students

Idealist.Org
Everything you need to know about the service, non-profit, and student leadership world. Great for job opportunities, internships, and programs across the world.
http://www.idealist.org/


Five College Lorna M. Peterson Prize
The Lorna Peterson Prize supports scholarly and creative work by undergraduate students taking part in Five College programs. The $500 prize is awarded annually based on nominations from Five College programs.