Community Engaged Learning (CEL) Classes

Beyond the classroom!


Community Engaged Learning involves fostering mutually beneficial partnerships that enhance student learning, address societal concerns, and improve quality of life by co-creating partnerships that meet community needs.

Community Engaged Learning (CEL) course list

The CEL designation is currently being piloted by the course(s) listed below. There are many additional UWL courses that work with the community, but are not part of the pilot.

Spring 2021

REC 351 - Civic Engagement in Recreation (Sections with Dan Plunkett)

Fall 2021

ECON 330 - Labor Economics (Sections with Mary Hamman)

ENG 314 - Grant Writing (Sections with Lindsay Steiner)

MKT/MGT/FIN 323 - Business Consulting and Professional Communication (Sections with Maggie McDermott, Kelly Nowicki and Diana Tempski)

SPA 322 - Spanish for Mental Health Professionals (Sections with Antonio Martin Gomez)

Spring 2022

RTH 445/545 - Recreational Therapy and Older Adults (Sections with Jennifer Taylor)

RTH 496 - Fieldwork Preparation in Therapeutic Recreation (Sections with Tara DeLong)

Contact us!

Lisa Klein, Community Engagement Coordinator


Visit us!

UWL Office of Community Engagement
Cleary Alumni & Friends Center, Room 104
1725 State Street
La Crosse, WI 54601