Lingnan co-organises international conference on service-learning
The 6th Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on Service-Learning was held in the Petra Christian University, Indonesia from 29 May to 2 June. Lingnan University was one of the co-organisers of this conference.
The theme of the conference was “Educating the Heart: Nurturing a Fruitful Life through Service-Learning”. There were over 200 participants from more than 30 institutions across 16 countries. A total of 17 Lingnan staff members and students, as well as community partners participated, who delivered nine presentations during the conference. President Leonard K Cheng was invited as a keynote speaker to give speech at the Conference together with a number of heads of institutions from Japan, Singapore and Indonesia, and shared how Service-Learning impacts students’ leadership development in the context of liberal arts education.