Service Learning

Members of Global Service Learning traveled to Guatemala for their annual international service trip. While there they collaborated with the nonprofit organization, Constru Casa, to build basic housing for those living in extreme poverty.

Guatemala Service Trip Provides Lesson on Poverty

Two houses in six days.

Hours of manual labor, mixing and pouring cement, chipping and shaping cinder blocks, and digging foundations.

And important lessons on poverty, privilege, and people.

Members of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Global Service Learning (GSL) student organization traveled to Guatemala this summer for their annual international service project.

Students Travel to Arizona to Help Refugees Adapt to New Communities

Twelve Nebraska Wesleyan students involved in the student organization, Global Service Learning (GSL), spent their semester break in January at the Iskashitaa Refugee Network in Tucson, Ariz.

 

Students to Spend Semester Break in Arizona Helping Refugees Adapt to New Communities

A group of Nebraska Wesleyan University students will start the new year serving those who are starting a new life.

 

Students Return from Building Houses in Guatemala

Two houses in two weeks.

12,500 Hour Service Challenge: Goal Reached

Eight months. That’s all it took for Nebraska Wesleyan students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the university to give 12,500 hours of service to communities across the world.

 

Service Challenge Reaches 10,000 Hours

10,087: That’s how many hours Nebraska Wesleyan University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends have collectively given in community service since August.

 

12,500 Hour Service Challenge: GSL Begins Work on Campus Community Garden

Global Service Learning is growing on campus – literally.

 

Global Service Learning Honored With Story Award

Global Service Learning has been recognized with the University's Roy G. Story Award for their work as true global ambassadors for Nebraska Wesleyan.

 

Students Serve Villages in Turkey

Hard work, meaningful lessons, life-changing cultural experiences and new friendships. That’s how members of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Global Service Learning (GSL) student organization describe their recent experience in Turkey.

 

Kansas City Poverty Experience Leads to Campus Service Challenge

Twenty Nebraska Wesleyan University students spent 10 days of their winter break immersed in a poverty-stricken area of Kansas City.

 

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