Campus and Community Involvement Fair

Campus Community Fair

Are you looking for a Community-Based Learning (CBL) partner for a CBL Project? Some community partners will be in attendance this Wednesday, September 11, for the Campus and Community Fair from 12-2 p.m. on the front lawn by the Sullivan Center (rain site is the Event’s Arena). Feel free to stop by to ask questions […]

Posted by: Lisa Kragbé

Students, Faculty and Staff Present at the WNY Service-Learning Coalition Conference

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The March 2019 WNY Service-Learning Coalition Conference on “Unlocking Impact: Keys to Successful Partnerships” at Hilbert College featured a panel called “Children’s Literature at Medaille College and Buffalo City Mission LEAP Program: A Service-Learning Partnership.” The students in “Children’s Literature: From Ancient Myth to the Digital Age” at Medaille College work with Alice Villaseñor (Associate […]

Posted by: Alice Villaseñor

Pathways Students and Staff Participate in a Day of Community Service at Compass House

Pathways Community Service Project at Compass House Dec. 2018

Medaille’s third annual Pathways to Service Event took place last Saturday, December 1. Pathways Program students and staff, along with Medaille College trustee Howard K. Hitzel, Ph.D., spent the day organizing donations, helping with holiday prep, cleaning and making lunch for residents at Compass House, an organization that provides safe shelter and services to homeless […]

Posted by: Medaille College Office of Communications

VET100/INT110 Students Donate to Buffalo Animal Shelter

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Student’s from Val Macer’s VET 100 and Bridgette Slavin’s INT 110-07 classes collected donations of dog and cat food, blankets, toys, and collars for the Buffalo Animal Shelter as part of a service project for their Learning Community. The students and instructors would like to thank everyone who donated! Posted By: Bridgette Slavin

Posted by: Bridgette Slavin

WNY Children’s Book Expo & Kid’s Lit Week

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Welcome to Kid’s Lit Week & the Western New York Children’s Book Expo!  Join Medaille College, Read to Succeed Buffalo, Monkey See, Monkey Do…Children’s Bookstore and presenting sponsor, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York for the Western New York Children’s Book Expo 2018! The theme for this year’s WNY Children’s Book Expo is IMAGINE! IMAGINE 37 children’s authors/illustrators […]

Posted by: Mary Beth Scumaci

College Writing Students complete CBL “Read to Me Project” with the Recourse Council of Western New York

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Assistant Professor Lucy Czesak and the international students in her Advanced College Writing for Multilingual Students course (ENG 202) partnered with the Resource Council of Western New York on Thursday, April 12. Each Medaille student was able to read a book and create a craft with a child during the after-school program. Each child who […]

Posted by: Brianne Santana

College English-as-a-Second Language Students complete CBL “Read to Me Project” with the Recourse Council of Western New York

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Assistant Professor Ping Zhu and the international students in her College English-as-a-Second Language Conversation course (ESL 110) partnered with the Resource Council of Western New York on Thursday, April 24. Each Medaille student was able to read a book and create a craft with a child during the after-school program. Each child who participated was […]

Posted by: Brianne Santana

Upward Bound Hosts Community Based Learning Holiday Drive

Upward Bound CBL Holiday Drive

Upward Bound hosts Community Based Learning Holiday Collection Drive! Please visit Upward Bound, located at 91 Humboldt by Thursday, December 21 to donate the following: – Non-perishable food items – Packaged socks and new – Unwrapped toys All donations will go to a local charitable organization. Posted By: Jacquelynn Akins

Posted by: Jacquelynn Akins

Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Supply Drive

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Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Supply Drive *Coordinated by Medaille Music & Drama Club Drop-off is located inside the Student Development Office. Please consider donating items to help the people of Puerto Rico in their recovery from Hurricane Maria. Items needed include: bandages (all sizes), granola bars (no nuts), mosquito repellant bracelets (no sprays), tuna/spam in […]

Posted by: Lisa Kragbé

Children’s Literature Students Complete CBL Project with the Buffalo City Mission

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Students in Associate Professor of English Dr. Alice Villaseñor’s Children’s Literature course (ENG 375) visited the Buffalo City Mission’s Cornerstone Manor on Thursday, November 16 to donate new reading materials to the after-school program and to read to the children.  As part of a semester-long community-based learning project, students worked with Dr. Villaseñor and Library Director […]

Posted by: Alice Villaseñor