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Featured CBL Courses

Want a more in-depth look at community-based learning (CBL) at the University of Richmond? Here's our hub for featured CBL classes, interviews with faculty, and more. 

CBL Classes by Topic

Current Featured Courses

A selection of CBL classes from the spring 2020 semester. 

Institutional History CBL courses

In the spring of 2020, seven faculty from the Provost Office's faculty cohort on institutional history have featured institutional history in their courses, in order to expand knowledge of UR's history and its legacies, deepen student learning, and contribute to the goals of "Making Excellence Inclusive". 

Eco-corridor CBL courses

A list of classes that connect to the Gambles-Mill Eco-Corridor on campus, which connects UR's campus to the James River. 

Faculty Interviews and CBL Class Spotlights

Education in Fiction and Fact Seminar

An interview with Elisabeth Gruner, associate professor of English, about her SSIR's community-based approach to learning about schools.

Fundamental Principles in Biology

Highlighting a community partnership with the East End Cemetery, led by: Emily Boone, director of biological instruction Dr. Jory Brinkerhoff, associate professor of biology; Dr. Kristine Grayson, assistant professor of biology.

Consulting Process and Practicum

An in-depth Q&A with Jonathan Whitaker, assistant professor of management.

Database Marketing

How Monika Kukar-Kinney, associate professor of marketing, integrates a team data analysis project for a local community partner in her class.