MIT@Lawrence is a long-term commitment to support dynamic and mutually beneficial relationships between faculty, students, and staff at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, together with civic leaders, residents, and community-based organizations in Lawrence, Massachusetts. The MIT@Lawrence commitment includes service learning, technical assistance, and community-based service projects in three program areas: affordable housing, community asset-building, and youth pathways to career and education. These areas promise opportunities for action-oriented scholarship through university-community engagement for the purpose of contributing to an equitable and sustainable future in the City of Lawrence.
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MIT@Lawrence students, faculty, and community partners discuss and reflect on the two practicum during 2010. The spring course focused on the trash maintenance of alleyways and canals in the city. The fall course addressed the issue of f...
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Clips from MIT class orientation and research on the participatory design and committee decision processes of the Union Crossing Project. Features UC staff Dan Koff, Kathryn Easterly, and Maggie Super Church
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Academic-enhanced version of the previously released M@L Story Project, including new quotes from Boyer, Lynton, and Schon. (July 2009). The MIT@Lawrence Story is a reflective practice exercise that aims to not only document and reflec...
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Predatory Tales: The Story of Isabel