Service-Learning Publications & Presentations by WCU Faculty & Staff

Publications

Anderson, Robert L., George Ford, & Paul Yanik. (2009). Service learning in the Kimmel School at Western Carolina University. Proceedings of International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering. Buenos Aires, Argentina.         

Anderson, Robert L., Phillip Sanger, & Michael Smith. (2008). Using student engagement projects in an engineering technology program to stimulate regional economic development.  Proceedings of 2008 American Society for Engineering Education, Southeast. Memphis, TN.

Blake, Christopher, & P. Graham. (2009).  English learners in Appalachia: Meeting the need.  Journal for Civic Commitment, XIII(1), Article 1. Available at http://www.mc.maricopa.edu/other/engagement/Journal/Issue13/Blake.shtml

Bowen, Glenn A. Fostering college students' civic engagement through alternative breaks. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Bowen, Glenn A. Institutionalizing service learning in higher education: Student support and involvement. Manuscript in publication.

Bowen, Glenn A. The impact of service-learning experiences on students in higher education institutions. Manuscript in publicaton. 

Bowen, Glenn A. Faculty support and involvement as an essential dimension of service-learning institutionalization. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Bowen, Glenn A. (in press). Exploring civic engagement in higher education: An international context. Asian Journal of Educational Research and Synergy, 2(2), 1-8.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2010). Civic engagement in higher education: Resources and references.  Cullowhee, NC: Western Carolina University

Bowen, Glenn A. (2010). Service learning in the scholarship of teaching and learning: Effective practices. International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 4(2).  Available at http://academics.georgiasouthern.edu/ijsotl/v4n2/essays_about_sotl/PDFs/_Bowen.pdf

Bowen, Glenn A. (2008). Service-learning in higher education: Giving life and depth to teaching and learning. In Shalini S, Service learning: Perspectives and applications (pp. 13-30). Punjagutta, India: Icfai University Press.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2007, December). How service learning fosters synthesis and prepares students for careers. Career Journal, 5(2), 1 & 4-5. Available here.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2007, September 25). Advising students on the use of service learning in career development. The Mentor: An Academic Advising Journal. Available at http://www.psu.edu/dus/mentor/

Bowen, Glenn A. (2007). Reflection methods and activities for service learning: A student manual and workbook. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2007). Reflection models and methods for service learning: A faculty handbook and resource guide. Cullowhee, NC: Service Learning Department, Western Carolina University.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2006, February 24). College students who participate in community service become better citizens. Asheville Citizen-Times, p. A9.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2005, November). The impact of service learning on retention and diversity. Project C.A.R.E. Newsletter: 4

Bowen, Glenn A. (2005, January). Six reasons students should insist on a service-learning experience. Project C.A.R.E. Newsletter: 1.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2005). Service learning in higher education: Giving life and depth to teaching and learning [Booklet No. 7]. Cullowhee, NC: Coulter Faculty Center, Western Carolina University.       

Bowen, Glenn A., Debra D. Burke, B.L. Little, & Paul H. Jacques. (2009). A comparison of service-learning and employee volunteering programs. Academy of Educational Leadership Journal, 13(3), 1-18.

Bowen, Glenn A., & P.B. Hackett. (2010).Developing cultural understanding through Spanish language learning: A service-learning approach. Journal of Excellence in College Teaching, 21(2), 29-43.

Bowen, Glenn A., & Pam M. Kiser. (2009).Promoting innovative pedagogy and engagement through service-learning faculty fellows programs. Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, 13(1), 27-43. [Pam Kiser is a faculty member at Elon University]

Bowen, Glenn A., William B. Richmond, Frank S. Lockwood, & Glenda G. Hensley. "Canton Connections": A university-community partnership for post-disaster revitalization. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Briggs, Lisa. (2010) "Integrating Student Engagement-  Without Resorting to an Overly Applied Focus": The Crimologist. November-December issue.

Burke, Debra D.
(2007) Motivating faculty to engage in service learning. The Department Chair, 18(2), 4-6.

Burke, Debra D. (2007) Service learning opportunitis for legal studies in business. Journal of Legal Studies Education, 24(2), 129-163.

Caruso, Robert, Glenn Bowen, & Jane Adams-Dunford. (2006). Student affairs and service learning: Promoting student engagement. The College Student Affairs Journal, 25(2), 186-198.

O'Halloran, R.M., & C.S. Deale. (2004) Service learning best practices in hospitality and tourism education. In Koppel, J., Kavanaugh, & Van Dyke, T. (Eds.). Hospitality with a heart: Concepts and models for service-learning on lodging, foodservice, and tourism (pp. 55-73) [AAHE and Campus Compact's Series on Service-Learning in the Disciplines]. Washington, DC: American Association of Higher Education.

O'Halloran, R. M., & C.S. Deale. (1999). Service learning in the hospitality and tourism classroom. Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Education, 10(4), 18-21.

Huff, Marie T., & Linda Seestedt-Stanford. (2010). Implementing service learning across the curriculum: A catalyst for change. The Department Chair, 20(4), 20-22.

Knotts, H. Gibbs, C. Donald Livingston, Gordon E. Mercer, & B.D. Friedman.(2004). Integrating teaching, learning, and community outreach: Western Carolina's local government youth assembly. International Social Science Review, Spring-Summer. Retrieved from  http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0IMR/is_1-2_79/ai_n6145471/?tag=content;col1

Nichols, Jane, & T. Shorb. (2007). Sustainability education and teaching leadership. Academic Exchange Quarterly. Available at  http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_hb3325/is_2_11/ai_n29397975/

Richmond, William, Debasish Banerjee, & Barbara J. White. (2008). Integrating curriculum across courses in the same semester and across semesters using a service learning project. Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education, 6(2), 509-513.

Sanger, Phillip. (2006). Service learning projects as platforms for an undergraduate project management course. Proceedings of the 2006 American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Conference and Exposition.

Starr, Kathy A. (2005). Service-learning in a clinical curriculum: A case study. Mountainrise, 2(2). Available at http://www.wcu.edu/facctr/mountainrise/archive/vol2no2/html/case_study.html

Starr, Kathy A. (2000). Students teaching students through service-learning. HAPS Educator, 5(1), 24-25

Tapley, Erin. (n.d.). Rural murals as public service. Community Works. Available at http://www.communityworksonline.org/

Wardlaw, F.Bradley, & Rey A. Trevino. (2006). Service learning in therapeutic recreation. Expanding Horizons in Therapeutic Recreation, XXII.

 


Presentations

Brooks Taylor, Teresa, Lance Alexis, Cynthia Chambers, & Jacqueline E. Jacobs. (2010, June). Pathways and perspectives for inclusion. Presentation at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Aydlett, Lydia, & B. Waters. (2008, September). Project Panama: A model for engagement. Presentation at WCU's Faculty Enrichment and Educational Day. Cullowhee, NC.

Banerjee, Debasish (with William Richmond & Barbar J. White). (2007, March). Integrating curriulum across courses and across semesters using a service learning project. Presentation at South West Decision Sciences Institute Congerence. San Diego, CA.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2010, June) Indicators of engagement: A preliminary assessment at a comprehensive institution. Poster presented at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2010, March). Promoting local and global collaboration for internatinoal service learning. Presentation at the Gulf-South Summt on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement through Higher Education. Athens, GA.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2009, June). Service learning: An integral component of Western Carolina University's Quality Enhancement Plan. Poster presented at the 5th Annual Symposium on Service Learning and Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2008, December). Essential elements of effective practice in experiential learning. Presentation at the 11th International Conference on Experiencial Learning. Sydney, Australia.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2008, October). Institutionalizing service learning in higher education: A strategic self-assesment at a regional comprehensive university. Presentation at the 8th International Research Conference on Service-Learning and Community Engagement. New Orleans,  LA.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2008, September). Service learning: An integral component of Western Carolina University's Quality Enhancement Plan. Poster presentation at WCU's Faculty Enrichment and Educational Day. Cullowhee, NC.

Bowen, Glenn A., & Kiser, Pam. (2008, February). An agenda for service-learning faculty development and persistence. Presentation at North Carolina Campus Compact's 10th Annual Service-Learning Conference. Elon, NC. [Pam Kiser is a faculty member at Elon Unversity]

Bowen, Glenn A. (2007, February). Integrating service learning into the curriculum through a faculty fellows program. Presentation at North Carolina Campus Compact's 9th Annual Service-Learning Conference. Elon, NC.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2006, November). Facilitating significant student learning through student affairs-academic affairs collaboration. Presentation at Annual Conference of the Southern Association for College Student Affairs. Jacksonville, FL.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2005, June). Service-learning assessment and evaluation: Purposes, principles, and procedures. Presentation at Western Carolina University's inaugural Service Learning Symposium. Cullowhee, NC.

Bowen, Glenn A. (2005, January). Service learning and the scholarship of engagement. Presentation as part of the Western Carolina University Faculty Center Series on Teaching and Learning. Cullowhee, NC.

Brown, Carroll, & Jennifer Cooper. (2011, Feburary). The Dillsboro Project: Creating a Campus-Community Partnership for Small Town Revitalization. Civic Engagement Institute. Elon University, NC.

Burke, Debra. (2007, April). A comparison of service-learning and employee volunteering programs. Presentation at Academy of Educational Leadership, Allied Academies, Jacksonville, FL.

Burke, Debra. (2007, February). Motivating faculty to engage in service-learning curricular activities. Presentation at Academic Chairpersons Congerence. Orlando, FL.

Burke, Debra, Jayne Zanglein, & Lorrie Willey. (2006, June). Students as community facilitators and advocates: Service-learning opportunities in law & society. Presentation at Western Carolina University's 2nd Annual Service Learning Symposium. Cullowhee, NC.

Burton, Carol, Shanee Sullivan. (2010). Student Voices: Civic Agency. Led two sessions at the American Association of State Colleges and Universities' national American Democracy project meeting in Providence, R.I.

Burton, Carol, Bowen, Glenn, Cruz, Laura. (2010, September). Engagement Exemplified: Integrating Teaching, Scholarship and Service". Presentation held at WCU's Inaugural Boyer Executive Retreat in Asheville

Burton, Carol, Beth Tyson Lofquist, & Glenn Bowen. (2010, October). Faculty engagement and institutional outreach: Impact on student learning.

Bochnak Kirchmann, Tracy, & Marie T. Cochran. (2010, February). The Jackson County Green Energy Park and Western Carolina University: Powering the arts and economic development with an artisan crafts incubator model. Presentation at NC Campus Compact's 12th Annual Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference. Elon, NC. [Bochnak Kirchmann is an MFA Candidate.]

Center for Service Learning (2009, June). Western Carolina University's Canton connections. Poster session presented at the 5th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Cochran, Marie. (2009, November). Mel Chin's fundred dollar bill project: The value of art and activism. Presentation at the North Carolina Campus Compact Student Conference. Cullowhee, NC.

Cooper, Jennifer A. (2011, February). Creating Community Connections. Presentation at the inaugural Becoming an Engaged Scholar Retreat. Cullowhee, NC

Cooper, Jennifer A. (2010, May). Civic Place: Best practices for residential communities. Presentation at North Carolina Campus Compact 8th Annual Civic Engagement Administor Conference. Wilson, NC.

Cooper, Jennifer A. (2009, May). Experiencing Service Learning. Focus Team at the Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning. Cullowhee, NC.

Connolly, Peg, & Carol Burton. (2008, September). Making its mark: Recreation therapy pilots the QEP. Presentation at WCU's Faculty Enrichment and Educational Day. Cullowhee, NC.

Daniel, A., L. Montgomery, Jane Nichols, C. Walker, K. Holden, Barbara J. White, & Zanglein, Jayne. (2009, September). Teaching professionalism through civic engagement. Presentation at NC Campus Compact's 11th Anual Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference. Elon, NC. [Daniel, Montgomery, Walker, and Holden are Business Law majors.]

Davis, Jamie, (2010, June). Dismantling prejudice through service learning: The praxis of engagement. Presentation at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Domagalski, Terri. (2010, June). Optional service learning projects in an MBA Human Resource Management course: A comparison of full-time students and full-time working adults in project selection and learning outcomes. Poster presented at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Dulworth, Jeanne. (2009, February). Let the excitement begin: Service learning 101. Presentation at North Carolina Campus Compact's PACE Conference. Elon, NC.

Dulworth, Jeanne. (2008, February). Service learning for students from kindergarten to high school. Presentation at conference: "Left Behind: Children in Poverty." The North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching. Cullowhee, NC.

Dulworth, Jeanne. (2008, February). Making Concrete plans: Goal Setting for Service learning projects. Presentation at conference (Left Behind: Children in Poverty). The North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching. Cullowhee, NC.

Dulworth, Jeanne. (2008, February). Taking the leap: How to add service-learning components and assessment to courses. Presentation at North CarolinaCampus Compact's 10th Annual Service-Learning Conference. Elon, NC.

Dulworth, Jeanne, & Marie T. Huff. (2008, March). Integrating service learning in the social work curriculum. Presentation at Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors Annual Confrence and 25th Annual Baccalaureate Social Work Program Conference. Destin, FL.

Dulworth, Jeanne, & MarieT. Huff. (2007, November 15). Implementing social values and ethics through the use of service learning: Fulfilling the promise. Presentation at 35th Annual Fall Conference, North Carlina School Social Workers' Association. Asheville, NC.

Eargle, L., Karen Y. Lunnen, & S. McPherson. (2004, February). Service-learning across the curriculum: Putting it all together. Presentation at Combined Sections Meeting. American Physical Therapy Association. Nashville, TN.

Faircloth, Victoria. (2009, June). PeaceJam: Global call-to-action service-learning projects in WNC schools. Presentation at the 5th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Hackett, P., D. Ferrara, & P. Graham. (2007, February). La Comunidad y espanol: Community service, class instruction, competence, contacts & conversation. Presentation at North Carolina Camous Compact's 9th Annual Service-Learning Conference, Elon, NC. [Graham was a WCU student.]

McRight, N., Minton, T., Rhein, L., Simmons, J., Taylor, M., Vanderburg, R., Workman, C. [students], & Georgia Hambrecht. (2009, November). Examples of service learning imbedded within a professional preparation effort. Poster presentation at the National Convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. New Orleans, LA.

Hensley, Glenda. (2008, June). Theatre in Educatoin: Creating partnerships for sustanability. Presentation at Western Carolina University's 4th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement, Cullowhee, NC.

Hensley, Glenda. (2007, August). TIE: A stage for environmental literacy across campus and community. Presentation at the American Alliance for Theatre and Education. Vancouver, Canada.

Hill, Jean, St. John, Barbara. (2007, May). Service learning: Making students part of the partnership. Poster presentation at Community Health Nursing Educators/ Association of State and Territorial Directors of Nursing (ACHNE/ ASTCN) Joint Conference. Kansas City, MO.

Hill, Jean, St. John, Barbara. (2007, April). Service learning: Students as part of the partnership. Presentation at 3rd Annual Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Faire. Western Carolina University. Cullowhee, NC.

Hill, Jean, St. John, Barbara. (2007, March). Education and practice: Academic and public health nursing parnerships in Western North Carolina. Presentation at Appalachian Studies. Association 30th Anniversary Conference: " Pieceing the Appalachian Experience." Maryvile, TN.

Hill, Jean, St. John, Barbara. (2006, May). Linking public health nursing practice and education: "Igniting the spark" in Western North Carolina. Poster presentation at Association of Community Health Nursing Eductors (ACHNE) Annual Institute. Pasadena, CA.

Hill, Jean, & St. John, Barbara. (2005, December). Linking public health nursing practice and education. Poster presentation at North Carolina Association of Public Health Nursing Administrations. Greensboro, NC.

Huff, Marie T., & Linda Seestedt-Stanford. (2010, February). Implementing service learning across the currculum: A catalyst for change. Presentation at the 27th annual Academic Chairpersons Conference. Orlando, FL.

Jacques, Paul H., (2010, March). The impact of instructor leader behavior and student behavior and student personality on performance in service-learning participation. Poster presentation at the Gulf-South Summit on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement through Higher Education. Athens, GA. [Based on research by Jacques and John Garger, a consultant employed to Metronome Computer Services.]

Jacques, Paul H., & Glenn A. Bowen. (2010, March). A meta-analysis examining the effects of service learning on critical thinking and social justice. Presentation at the Gulf-South Summit on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement through Higher Education. Athens, GA. [Based on research by Jacques, Bowen, Jennifer Cooper, and John Garger. Garger is a consultant employed to Metronome Computer Services.]

Jacques, Paul, & V. Vracheva. (2009, March). The role of student personality and leadership on outcomes of college-level service learning projects. Presentation at the Gulf-South Summit on Service Learning and Civic Engagement through Higher Education. Baton Rouge, LA. [Paper by Jacques & Vracheva, with support from John Garger, a consultant employed to Metronome Computer Services.]

Jacques, Paul, & V. Vracheva. (2009, February).  An assessment of dual leadership of instructor and client on participant perceptions of service-learning to both satisfaction and course relevancy. Presentation at NC Campus Compact's 11th Annual Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference. Elon, NC. [Paper by Jacques & Vracheva, with support from John Garger, a consultant employed to Metronome Computer Services.]

Kastrinos, Glenn. (2010, February). Service learning from New Zealand to Western North Carolina. Presentation at NC Campus Compact's 12th Annual Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) Conference. Elon, NC.

Kiser, Pam, & Glenn Bowen. (2007, October). The impact of service-learning faculty fellows programs on participating faculty: A study at two universities. Presentation at 7th International Research Conference on Service-Learning and Community Engagement. Tampa, FL.

Konish, Julia. (2010, June). Impact of the NC Campus Compact AmeriCorps*VISTA at Western Carolina University: A capstone presentation. Poster presented at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Li, Xiaoli, Hanna Allen, & Andrew Linton. (2011, Febururary). A Rhetorical Approach to Service-Learning. A panel presentation. Presented at the Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagement (PACE) conference.

Long, Joseph. (2010, June). Volunteer manuals for non-profit, service-oriented organizations. Poster presented at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Lunnen, Karen, A. Pendry, C. Stargiotti, & M. Tabor. (2007, June). Aquatic therapy for children with developmental disabilities in the public schools: A service-learning project in an entry-level physical therapy program. Poster presentation at World Confederation of Physical Therapy. Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Lunnen, Karen, Starr, Kathy, Zuber, Elisa. (2010). Facilitating PT Students' Knowledge of the Role of the PTA.  Presented at a Service Learning workshop at the annual conference of the American Physical Therapy Assoiation in Boston, MA.

Lunnen, Karen, K. Clayton, J. Kennedy, J. Minor, & A. Stokes. (2005, February). Outcomes of home-based massage intervention for high risk infants and their families. Presentation at Combined Sections Meeting, American Physical Therapy Association. New Orleans, LA.

McDonald, J. (2005, June). Integrating service learning into the curriculum: Fundamentals of course design and syllabi construction. Presentation at Western Carolina University's inaugural Service Learning Symposium. Cullowhee, NC.

Nichols, Jane L. (2010, June). Assessment, accreditation, and service learning. Presentation at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Nichols, Jane L. (2010, June). Service learning and civic engagment: Integral to social-sustainable design. Poster presented at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee NC.

Randolph, Mickey. (2008, September). Meaningful integration of service learning activities in psychology. Poster presentation at WCU's  Faculty Enrichment and Educational Day. Cullowhee, NC.

Richmond, William. (2011, February). Risk Managment: Essential Tools for Safer Service-Learning. Presentation at Pathways to Achieving Civic Engagment (PACE) Conference. Elon University, NC.

Richmond, William, Frank Lockwood, Glenda Hensley, Glenn Bowen, & A. Mathews. (2009, November). Canton connections: Lessons learned from a university-community partnership. Presentation at the North Carolina Campus Compact Student Conference. Cullowhee, NC.

Richmond, William. (2008, June). Canton Connections – Creating a large-scale, sustainable community-university partnership. Presentation at Western Carolina University's 4th annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Richmond, William. (2007, October). Canton revitalization project: Informing public policy and communicating results. Presentation at National Community-Based Research Networking Initiative, St. Paul, MN. Roberts, Candace. (2010, October). Universal Design in a Retail and Service Context: Applying UD Principles in a North Carolina Community. Presentation at Universal Design Summit 4. St. Louis, Missouri.

Sanger, Phillip. (2006, June). Service learning projects as platforms for an undergraduate project management course. Presentation at 2006 American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition. Chicago, IL.

Bunge, M., D. Brown, T. Mirovsky, & Kathy A. Starr. (2005, February). Enhancing a physical therapist assistant anatomy curriculum with cadaver dissections: A service learning project. Poster session presented at the 2005 Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, New Orleans, L.A.

Starr, Kathy A. (2003, June). Making dissection a more positive experience: a student-centered approach. Poster session presented at the 17th Annual International Human Anatomy and Physiology Society Conference, Philadelpha, PA.

Starr, Kathy A. (2000, June). Physical therapy students use cadaver dissections to teach basic anatomy to students in a physical therapist assistant program. Poster session presented at 14th Annual International Human Anatomy and Physiology Society Conference, Charlotte, NC.

Tallant, April. (2010, June). Rock on! Band together to fight hunger: Results from a food insecurity awareness project. Poster presented at the 6th Annual Symposium on Service Learning & Civic Engagement. Cullowhee, NC.

Zanglein, Jayne, Barbara J. White, Jane Nichols, Cheryl Johnson, H. Ponder, J. Hubler, & R. Stuckey. (2008, September). Using service learning to develop professionalism in students. Presentation at WCU's Faculty Enrichment and Educational Day. Cullowhee, NC. [Ponder, Hubler, and Stuckey are Business Law Majors]

Revised: February 11, 2011 

 

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