Taking it to the Streets: Investigating Social Problems and Improving Student Outcomes through Community-Based Research

Category 2: Program Development Grant

"University of North Florida developed, supported, and sustained a Freshman Interest Group course cluster to improve student learning and well-being through hands-on community-based research and engagement. Students enrolled in a combined Social Problems and Freshman Writing class focusing on community-based problems and activities, followed by community-based research on the annual Homeless Census and Survey in Jacksonville."