University of Mississippi

Upcoming Presentation: “Service Learning,” Dr. Albert Nylander and Laura Martin, McLean Institute for Public Service and Community Engagement

On Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 11:45,  Dr. Albert Nylander and Laura Martin will be the featured presenters at the next Faculty Development Workshop hosted by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.  Their presentation will focus on engaging and connecting communities and the classroom through service learning.   This workshop will provide more information about the role of the McLean Institute for Public Service and Community Engagement on campus and in communities across the state, and it will provide practical support for faculty members wishing to incorporate service learning in their classrooms. For more information about the workshop or for information about how to RSVP for the event, click here.



Dr. Nylander with students from the University of Mississippi and Mississippi State University on the Alternative Spring Break trip in the Mississippi Delta.




Alternative Spring Break students volunteering at Mississippians Engaging in Greener Agriculture (MEGA) in Shelby, MS. Photo by Robert Jordan/ The University of Mississippi


Ole Miss and State students spent Spring Break learning about social issues through service and reflection in the Delta. Photo by Robert Jordan/The University of Mississippi