Highlights the social engagement of Professeur St-Amand and the creation of the CSL program at the University of Ottawa in the 1990's

Posted on Thursday, December 14, 2017

The article highlights the values and principles that brought professor St-Amand to initiate the Community Service Learning (CSL) program in his field, social work, and then the progressive implementation of CSL in all fields of teaching at the University of Ottawa. The basic principle: by being with, by reaching out to disadvantaged populations, the CLS program bridges the academic studies and concepts with the lived experiences and problems of people of various cultures, beliefs, and origins.

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