LSU CCELL Requests Nominations for Outstanding Service-Learning Faculty Award

02/13/2012 01:35 PM

BATON ROUGE – LSU’s Center for Community Engagement, Learning and Leadership, or CCELL, in conjunction with the Community Engagement Advisory Council and the Office of Academic Affairs, is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the $1,000 Outstanding Service-Learning Faculty Award. The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 2, at 4:30 p.m.


The Outstanding Service-Learning Faculty Award recognizes outstanding service-learning contributions by full-time LSU faculty, including instructors. Nominees must demonstrate exceptional and sustained commitment to integrating quality service-learning activities in at least one academic course. Service-learning activities must exemplify best practices and have significant community partner involvement. Applications should demonstrate outcomes and community impact.


Nominations may be initiated by faculty members, department chairs/heads, deans/directors or community partners.  Nomination guidelines are available on the CCELL website at Contact Marybeth Lima at 225-578-9264 or with questions on preparing nomination packets.


Nomination packets should be delivered to Coates B-29 no later than 4:30 p.m., Friday, March 2. Nominations received after that date will not be considered.


The recipient will be recognized at the annual Distinguished Faculty Awards Reception on Tuesday, May 1, at the Lod Cook Alumni Center.

Billy  Gomila 
LSU Media Relations

Posted on Monday, February 13, 2012