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The EX[L] Center at The University of Akron

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302 Buchtel Commons
Bierce Library 168
Akron, OH 44325

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The mission of the EX[L] Center is to help students emerge as civically-engaged, adaptable leaders, ready to join in the enterprise of building strong and sustainable communities by promoting hands-on, community-based, problem-centered learning.

To address this mission, EX[L] seeks to:

  • support, expand, and create community-based opportunities that allow UA faculty and students to engage in Akron
  • sustain and develop connections between UA stakeholders and local business and non-profit changemakers
  • help students develop a connection to Akron as they explore their own interdisciplinary and innovative pathways to a degree
  • assist faculty with creating innovative, interdisciplinary, community-engaged learning strategies

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