The conference addresses the guiding question: "What does it mean to be(come) an engaged university?". It aims at promoting service-learning in higher education and increasing awareness about the role of service-learning concerning the third mission of universities. The objective of the conference is to spread knowledge and share experiences about theories, research, and practice on service-learning as well as networking with different stakeholders in the field of higher education. The conference targets scholars, practitioners, students, and community partners interested in the concept of engaged university and service-learning as a strategy for its development.
Please see the program of the conference on the website www.slihe.eu.
Registration for the conference is available on the website www.slihe.eu until 5 July 2020.
The information about how to join the different sessions during the conference will be sent after 20 June 2020 only to the registered participants.
The conference is organized by partners of the Erasmus + project "Service-Learning in Higher Education" (number 2017-1-SK01-KA203-035352): Matej Bel University (Slovakia), Babes Bolyai University (Romania), Palackého University Olomouc (Czech Republic), University in Rijeka (Croatia), Danube University Krems (Austria), Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt (Germany).
The main partners of the conference are the European Association of Service-Learning in Higher Education (EASLHE) and the Latin American Center for Solidarity Service-Learning (CLAYSS) and Platform of Volunteer Centers and Organizations.