STLR Assignments

Transformative Service in Uganda and Guatemala

[by Jordan Hill] Have you ever wanted to travel abroad and gain valuable, life-long experiences while doing so? Drs. John Wood and Jarrett Jobe, both from the University of Central Oklahoma, have worked hard to create short term study abroad opportunities for students through which they can gain significant growth and transformative experiences. So far, […]

Seeing Immigration in a New Light

[by Amanda Ables] After attending a STLR faculty training, Stacy Southerland, a Spanish professor here at UCO, had the motivation and the tools to enhance one of her assignments for her introductory classes. She wanted to give students the opportunity to reach their personal academic goals, reach a course learning objective, and earn STLR credit. […]

Intro to Theatre – Theatrical Performance Essay

[reposted from the Fall 2019 STLR Student Newsletter; written by Camille Farrell] In Alicia Tafoya’s Intro to Theatre class, she STLR-tagged a Theatrical Performance Essay for Research, Creative and Scholarly Activities (RCSA) credit. Students attended a live musical theatre performance and responded to several re ective prompts. Alicia asked students to connect what they were […]