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ELSJ Stories

Experiential Learning For Social Justice has been an enormously successful program, allowing students to tie their academic studies in with professional work and communities that can benefit from their skills and knowledge.

Here are some of their stories:

  • Richard Trevisan

    Friday, February 12, 2016

    AT A GLANCE: Business professor uses his experience as a Habitat for Humanity volunteer to teach students inside and outside the classroom

  • Patrick Semansky '06

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    AT A GLANCE: Photographer Pat Semansky first went to New Orleans on a Santa Clara immersion trip. Now he lives there and spends his time documenting ongoing attempts to rebuild the Big Easy.

  • David Pace

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    AT A GLANCE: Photography professor's work in Burkina Faso offers students a one-of-a-kind experience

  • William Mains

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    AT A GLANCE: Business lecturer leads students on an immersion trip through Alaska about leadership sustainability.

  • Renee Billingslea

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    AT A GLANCE: Photography professor uses art and the camera to engage students in local and Santa Clara University communities