Oral history interview with Carolina Garcia (SOH-038, audio recording and transcript)

Title

Oral history interview with Carolina Garcia (SOH-038, audio recording and transcript)

Date

2009

Creator

Garcia, Carolina
Price, Claire

Description

Carolina Garcia, the director of S.O.U.L.S. (Suffolk Organization for Uplifting Lives Through Service) Center for Community Engagement, discusses her involvement with service, service learning, and the development of her department at Suffolk University. Originally from Venezuela, Garcia talks about her educational background and the beginnings of her interest in community service. She explains the various forms of service that take place on the Suffolk campus including volunteering, service learning and the integration of community service activities into Suffolk University’s undergraduate curriculum. The interview also covers the importance of community partnerships as well as the impact of experiential learning on undergraduate students. Garcia concludes with thoughts on the evolution of her department and her vision for its future.

Source

Suffolk University Oral History Project

Rights

Copyright Suffolk University. This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the John Joseph Moakley Archive & Institute. Prior permission is required for any commercial use.

Type

Sound recording
Oral histories

Format

MP3
PDF

Language

English

Subject

Suffolk University
Universities & colleges
Education

Identifier

SOH-038

Embedded Media

Duration

12:02:00

Files

soh-038_transcript.pdf

Citation

Garcia, Carolina and Price, Claire, “Oral history interview with Carolina Garcia (SOH-038, audio recording and transcript),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed December 16, 2017, http://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/14739.

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