Join us for an enlightening workshop on February 22, where we delve into the transformative realm of community-engaged educational strategies, focusing on the dynamic principles of Science Shop and Service-Learning. In this session, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of how these approaches empower students to learn not just about, but within and for society.


Learning Goals:

  • Acquire a deep understanding of Science Shop and Service-Learning as innovative educational strategies.
  • Explore the principles that underpin community-engaged learning and research.
  • Uncover the unique ways in which Science Shop and Service-Learning foster a collaborative and reciprocal relationship between students and communities.
  • Discover practical applications and success stories of these strategies in various educational settings.


Aim: Our aim is to equip participants with the knowledge and tools to integrate Science Shop and Service-Learning into their educational practices. By the end of the workshop, attendees will be inspired and ready to embrace these powerful approaches, fostering meaningful connections between academia and the broader community while enriching the educational experience for both students and community members.


Join us on this journey of educational innovation and community collaboration!

Date: February 22, 9:00 – 10:30 CET (Amsterdam time)

Speaker: Jozefien De Marrée & Sara Vantournhout (KU Leuven)

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Target group: Researchers, research support staff