We warmly welcome you to the Third European Conference on Service-Learning in Higher Education

"What does it mean to be(come) an Engaged University",

which will take place in Bratislava, Slovakia from 17 to 19 March 2020

The conference addresses the guiding question: “What does it mean to be(come) an engaged university?”. It aims at promoting service-learning in higher education and increasing awareness about the role of service-learning with respect to the third mission of universities. The objective of the conference is to spread knowledge and share experiences about theories, research and practice on service-learning as well as networking with different stakeholders in the field of higher education. The conference targets scholars, practitioners, students, and community partners interested in the concept of engaged university and service-learning as a strategy for its development.

 The conference is organized by partners of the Erasmus + project “Service-Learning in Higher Education” (number 2017-1-SK01-KA203-035352): Matej Bel University (Slovakia), Babes Bolyai University (Romania), Palackého University Olomouc (Czech Republic),  University in Rijeka (Croatia), Danube University Krems (Austria), Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt (Germany).

 The main partners of the conference are the European Association of Service-Learning in Higher Education (EASLHE) and the Latin American Center for Solidarity Service-Learning  (CLAYSS) and Platform of Volunteer Centers and Organizations. 

 The conference is part of the Third Regional Service-Learning Week in Central and Eastern Europe region (CEE) to be held on March 17-21, 2020 in the hotel Vienna House Easy Bratislava organized by CLAYSS and CEE Service-Learning Network.