The bi-annual AJCU Service-Learning Professionals (SLP) meeting will be held at Seattle University on August 8-10, 2017. The meeting will include a series of small and large group discussions and presentations on topics including assessment of student outcomes, cross-network capacity building, critical vs. traditional service learning, respectful civic/political dialogue, empowering racially minoritized students through service-learning, and student formation and leadership in service. Visit the conference website for a draft agenda and registration link.

Planning to stay in Seattle for the AJCU Justice Conference? The SLP Meeting registration site includes the option to register for that as well. For more information, please contact Elizabeth O’Brien, Service-Learning Manager at Seattle University:

2017 SLP Meeting Planning Team
Leah Sweetman, Saint Louis University
Kim Jensen Bohat, Marquette University
Michelle Sterk Barrett, College of the Holy Cross
Sr. Katherine Feely, SND, John Carroll University
Heather Mack, Heather Mack Consulting, LLC
Star Moore, University of San Francisco
Rev. J. Timothy Hipskind, S.J., University of Detroit Mercy
Sean L. Rhiney, JD, Xavier University
Elizabeth O’Brien, Seattle University

This conference consists of service-learning professionals at all 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States. A bi-annual meeting is held at one of the AJCU campuses. Throughout the year, the group maintains an active dialogue about service learning policies and procedures on Jesuit campuses via AJCU listserv.


Chair: Sean L. Rhiney, JD,
Xavier University

Phone: (513) 745-3968

Next Conference

Location: Seattle University
Dates: August 8-10, 2017