News Archive for 2014

November 18, 2014
APU and The Center for Academic Service-Learning and Research will recognize 4th grade students from AUSD's Paramount, Magnolia and Murray elementary schools in a College Headed and Mighty Proud (C.H.A.M.P.) graduation ceremony, December 3rd.
November 17, 2014

As we come closer to the end of first semester the Center for Academic Service-Learning and Research (CASLR) is heavily into planning our next Eighth Grade Majors Fair, to be held at Azusa’s North Recreation Center on February 26, 2015.


As the Center’s Coordinator of Educational Outreach, I have...

October 23, 2014
Academic Service-Learning students in Dr. Skyla Herod’s Biology 326 course host a Brain Awareness Fair at two AUSD middle schools.
October 9, 2014
The College Headed and Mighty Proud (C.H.A.M.P) Program is designed to guide Azusa Unified fourth grade students in preparation for future college entrance and success. Visit Days provide an often first look at college life.
April 29, 2014

 After hearing two of our Service-Learning Advocates conduct a professional development presentation on leading with the “why,” I was motivated to question many things. They showed a part of the TED Talks by Simon Sinek called “How Great Leaders Inspire Action,” which discussed how leading from the inside out and not...

March 5, 2014
Azusa Pacific University’s semester-long C.H.A.M.P. program culminates with a graduation ceremony for the fourth-grade participants who have committed to pursuing college.
February 24, 2014

By Fatima Elali

A fresh new year is here, and I am filled with a new perspective on life that is advantageous to my current graduate assistantship in the Center for Academic Service-Learning and Research (CASLR).  It is a blessing to be able to supervise and mentor eight undergraduate...