Catholic Community Connection (CCC) continues work on the 2017 Summer Fellows Program. This program is a comprehensive fellowship for students from John Carroll University, Notre Dame College, and Ursuline College. Six to ten students will be selected to serve in a 10-week paid internship in CCC partner organizations or other Catholic ministries in the Diocese…

Many college students looking forward to careers post-academia seek experience to prepare them for the “real world” of employment. A growing trend that many universities and colleges have adopted which fulfills this objective is to offer a service-learning component to the class syllabus. A pedagogical practice that integrates service and academic learning, service-learning promotes increased…

In Catholic Community Connection’s continuing quest to expand Intergenerational Opportunities in Catholic ministries and link Catholic higher education students with Catholic service providers, we encourage all organizations to consider this great opportunity to contribute to a student’s education. Ursuline College, with funding from The Cleveland Foundation, is offering a program called First Year to Career, providing…

What does it mean to create opportunities in Catholic ministries for all generations of our faith? Catholic Community Connection and its partners have been working to answer just that.  Over the past few months in discussions, meetings and workshops we have been working towards a model of collaboration that creates more volunteer, service learning and…