Our mission is to cultivate academic excellence through experiential education that bridges academic objectives with civic engagement designed to promote community well-being. We envision to distinguish Kent State University's academic culture with engaged experiential learning.The OEECE believes in sustaining a systematic process for encouraging:
Innovation in teaching that ignites a sense of commitment to knowledge, insight, and civic purpose
Scholarship of service and civic engagement that makes what is discovered useful and visible beyond the academic community
Collaborations that are authentic, cohesive, and educationally and socially meaningful
Guiding Principles of Experiential Learning at Kent State UniversityPrinciple 1 Enhance the relevance of course and non-course related content to real-world issues.
Principle 2 Favor hands-on student development and application of knowledge beyond the classroom.
Principle 3 Promote psychosocial development through civic engagement, reflection, and other forms of hands-on learning
For more information and/or referral, contact the OEECE at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (330) 672-7876.