Students Address Community Needs Academically During Showcase

Pictured l-r: Shane Roopnarine, Ashley Smith, and Mary-Margaret Shimada

Students created and presented service project posters featuring course objectives, the value of the community, and ways to foster civic responsibility during the 14th Annual Service-Learning Student Showcase.

Elementary Education student Mary-Margaret Shimada received the Non-Traditional Literacy Engagement Award for her United Cerebral Palsy Pine Hills Charter School service-learning project.

Instructional Design and Technology students Shane Roopnarine and Ashley Smith were recipients of the $500 Excellence in the College of Education and Human Performance Scholarship for applying an instructional systems approach to developing training resources for the National Park Service.