ERIC Number: EJ552361
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Benefits of Service: Evidence from Undergraduates.
Sax, Linda J.; Astin, Alexander W.
Educational Record, v78 n3-4 p25-32 Sum-Fall 1997
A study examined the impact of the Corporation for National Service's Learn and Serve America Higher Education program, a service learning consortium, on 3,540 students from 42 participating colleges and universities, focusing on three areas of student development: civic responsibility, academic development, and life skills. Course-based service, long-term effects, challenges to institutionalizing the program, and the administration's role are discussed. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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