Hamline UniversityMS-A17351536 Hewitt AvenueSaint Paul, MN 55104
Located on the 3rd floor of the Anderson Center (ANDC 318).
The purpose of the Wesley Center for Spirituality, Service and Social Justice is: "To connect the pursuit of the common good with growth of the whole person, through compassionate action and courageous reflection."The programs of the Wesley Center bring together Catalyst Programs, Civic Engagement and Service-Learning, the Hancock-Hamline
Collaboration, the McVay Youth Partnership, and Religious and Spiritual
Civic Engagement and Service-LearningThe Civic Engagement and Service-Learning branch of the Wesley Center provides information, programs, and resources to encourage and empower Hamline University faculty, staff, and students to actively connect their teaching and learning with the issues and realities of our larger local and global communities.Hamline to Hamline Collaboration Since 1991, when it became the first University-Elementary partnership of its kind in the nation, the Hamline to Hamline Collaboration has been working to create meaningful and lasting connections among elementary school, college, and the community that inspire the love of life-long learning. McVay Youth Partnership The McVay Youth Partnership, “Youth VOICE”, is an after-school program where select Hamline students serve as mentors and role models working with inner-city, middle school youth. McVay fellows work in teams and are responsible for planning and leading the programming. They are assisted by McVay interns who bring their own unique talents to the program. All staff receive training from the Center for Excellence in Urban Teaching and other organizations.Religious and Spiritual Life Religious and Spiritual Life is committed to building bridges connecting the sacred, academic, and social aspects of life on campus. The focus of RSL is on fostering spiritual exploration and growth, promoting compassion, justice, and concern for the common good, while providing personal, emotional, and spiritual support and referrals. RSL offers:
The 2013 John Wesley Award winners are Lynne Chung and Heather Hammond (undergraduate), Domonique Gilmore (law/grad), Melissa Embser-Herbert (faculty), and Sherrie Fernandez-Williams (staff).
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1536 Hewitt Avenue - Saint Paul, MN 55104-1284