Introduction to Service Learning:
Communities, Conservation, and Development in Costa Rica
2013 Course Syllabus Info Session
Nick & Tom Powerpoint - 2011
Diana, Leslie, & Rory Powerpoint - 2011
Movie Clip 1 Movie Clip 2
1) Cress, C.M. et al. (2005) Learning Through Serving: A Student Guidebook for Service-Learning Across the Disciplines. Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing.
2) Slimbach. Richard. (2010). Becoming World Wise: A Guide to Global Learning. Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing.
3) Kuentzel, W. F. (2010). Hybridization and tourism development along the Rincon River.
4) Flora, C. B., & Flora, J. L. (2008). Rural Communities: Legacy & Change (3rd Edition). Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
OSA Slide Show
The Iceberg Concept of Culture
What to Bring
Getting a Taxi from the Airport to the Hotel (Parque del Lago)
Where we will be Staying:
Parque del Lago (March 2 and March 10)
Danta Corcovado Lodge (March 3 to March 9)
Costa Rican Census (INEC)
Municipality of Puntarenas
Municipality of Golfito
Municipality of Osa
Ministry of Science and Technology
Ministry of the Environment (MINET)
Ministry of Agriculture and Cattle (MAG)