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March 25, 2011 — IN THE NEWS: Urban studies students learning-by-doing in the city

by Christine Elias — Friday, Mar 25, 2011


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Students Kevin Ngan and Taylor Brydges with Shauna Brail.
March 25, 2011

Yonge Street — a online magazine named after Toronto's main street — ran a feature article on Shauna Brail's incorporation of service learning into her Introduction to Urban Studies class.

Unlike internships which generally require a significant time commitment and a focus on building professional capacity, service learning focuses on volunteering and relationship building.