Posted in February 2012

University & Community Partnership: Adam Zagelbaum’s Counseling courses and California Schools

University & Community Partnership: Adam Zagelbaum’s Counseling courses and California Schools

“School counseling is more than simply meeting with students.  It is vital that school counselors be advocates for the profession.” -Shana Friedman, SSU Alumni School Counselor for YouthBuild Santa Rosa Shana Friedman, an alumni of the Counseling graduate program at Sonoma State University, shared the the possibilities of what service-learning can accomplish.  Dr. Adam Zagelbaum’s excellent service-learning classes include COUN 521: Pupil … Continue reading

What is Community-Based Participatory Research?

What is Community-Based Participatory Research?

Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) by definition, is a “collaborative approach to research that equitably involves all partners in the research process and recognizes the unique strengths that each brings. CBPR begins with a research topic of importance to the community, has the aim of combining knowledge with action and achieving social change.”  Community-based research takes … Continue reading

Find a Match for Hope

Find a Match for Hope

Special thanks to service-learning FIG Leadership students in UNIV238 01 for the posts in this special series on resources for those struggling with cancer and their loved ones. Hey Everyone! My name is Yadira and I’m a freshman at Sonoma State University. Together with my Leadership class, I’m helping raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation as … Continue reading