Service-Learning Symposium celebrates 10th year

Dominican President Mary B. Marcy and Elaine Ikeda, Executive Director of California Campus Compact, were guest speakers at the Service-Learning Symposium on May 6 in Creekside Room.

The free event, open to the public, commemorated the 10th year of the Service-Learning program at Dominican.

Dominican students, faculty, community partners and alumnae presented and/or performed in the symposium. President Marcy delivered opening remarks prior to the first panel “Educational Equity and Community Engaged Art." The second panel was “Community Well-Being."

The event began with a reception and feature a Korean drumming performance on the Caleruega Dining Hall Plaza. Dominican alumnae Kendra Woodglass ‘14, Jasmine Martinez ‘12 and Mirel Rivera ‘10 led a "Speakout" session.

For more information, contact Julia van der Ryn, Service-Learning Director, at 415-458-3751 or email