I read all five of the articles as part of my service learning assignment, which I will include in a work cited page at the end of my essay. When I read the articles, I was not very surprised about college students not being able to afford to eat. College tuition is so expensive, students…
My service learning hours were done at Belterra Rehabilitation Center located in McKinney, Texas. During this time I was able to experience a Speech Language Pathologists daily schedule and also spend time with people with disabilities. The population of patients served at this facility were geriatrics who were previously in the hospital and were now…
Cross cultural communication fosters a variety of important factors that affect people’s language use, self-awareness, perspectives, verbal and nonverbal communication, assumptions of similarities and differences, etc. My service learning experience not only puts this idea of cross cultural communication into action but also helps me to gain a greater understanding of each of these factors….
Culture and Communication,
The Mrs. Feenstra’s article begins with discussing how for anyone starting college it is a time for exploration. For Christians it is also a time to grow closer to God and discover your vocation. What is vocation though? What does that mean? Two examples of vocation are, “The kind of work God usually calls you…
The usage of sitters for patients that are of altered mental status or at high fall risks has been used in almost every hospital for a long time now. Having these sitters helps prevent falls and helps redirect the patients who are confused or altered which helps with patient safety and treatment plan outcomes. Most…
Civic duty is something that every citizen of this country should want to complete. Service learning has given the students of Fayetteville State University the opportunity to serve the community through voluntary services. Through the Service Learning Center, I was able to help the community by volunteering at two locations. The first volunteering location was…
Introduction CSL has been developing for more than fifteen years in the US; however, in Canada, the adoption of CSL is a recent development. “Although there have been examples of small initiatives in Canada over the past decade, only in the last few years has this pedagogical approach gained more widespread recognition and support on…