Service-Learning at LUC

The Volkskrant has reported on a new educational initiative: the Community Project at LUC, where students study the history, philosophy, and contemporary politics of multicultural education in the Netherlands, while also volunteering as tutors in local schools.

LUC student Ruba Nawaz teaches English at the College St Paul in The Hague as part of the LUC Community Project   © Guus Dobbelman

LUC student Ruba Nawaz teaches English at the College St Paul in The Hague as part of the LUC Community Project © Guus Dobbelman

To learn more, read the Volkskrant article (in Dutch), or visit Engage The Hague.

Community Engagement Festival

On June 2, Leiden University College celebrated the completion of its inaugural Community Project course with a festival featuring student research presentations, a volunteer fair, live music, and keynote address by education innovator Jelmer Evers. Download the festival programme for examples of student work from the course, and see below for a wonderful short film made by LUC student Ruba Nawaz, relating some impressions of the service-learning work she and her peers did over the past four months.

Last Modified: 18-06-2015