Put very basically, experiential learning is learning by doing. It’s taking what you’re taught in the classroom and putting it into practice, whether that's through an internship , working and learning abroad , or performing original research . The benefits are as obvious as they are endless. You’re more engaged with your schoolwork, you’re gaining the real-world experience that more and more employers are looking for, you’re able to network...you get the idea.
So what can you do? We’re glad you asked. Experiential learning can take a variety of forms, including:
Have a different idea? Need to ask a few questions first? Please contact:
Interim Coordinator of Experiential Learning
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