Dr. Patricia Chantrill, professor in the Department ofCommunications, is challenging her students with service learning.What is service learning? It is a program where students take thelessons from the classroom out into the “real world.”Students are able to provide some desperately-needed help tonon-profit organizations while enhancing their own education.
This quarter Dr. Chantrill is having her persuasion class workwith the Arc of Spokane. The Arc works to improve living, workingand social conditions for mentally and developmentally disabledindividuals in the Spokane community. This quarter Dr.Chantrill’s persuasion class is developing a plan of topersuade the Spokane community to more fully welcome disabledindividuals.
Want to get involved and make a difference? Want a greateducation? Take a class from Dr. Chantrill. Or you can make a calland get information. Dr. Patricia Chantrill can be reached at (509)359-6826, and the Arc of Spokane can be reached at (509)789-2247.