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Service-Learning Project Archives: Jessica Melilli-Hand, MFA, Ph.D.

Jessica Melilli-Hand, Ph.D., MFA

Assistant Professor of English

Service-Learning Teaching Details

2017 Excellence in Service-Learning

Outstanding Faculty Award

Service-Learning Sections:            12

Service-Learning Courses:             3

  • English Composition I
  • English Composition II
  • Poetry & Fiction

Key Partnerships:

  • Americas Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia
  • Glynn Community Crisis Center
  • College of Coastal Georgia's Office of Disability Services

In Dr. Jessica Melilli-Hands courses, she strives to connect literature with community needs to promote awareness of various topics. In her service-learning projects, she has asked students to complete projects centered on creating awareness on issues such as domestic violence, disabilities, hunger, and more. Through these projects, students are given the chance to research topics spread awareness to their peers and the local community. Dr. Melilli-Hand has taught service-learning courses since fall of 2017 and reached more than 200 students throughout her time doing so.

Faculty Posters: 2021-22

Faculty Posters: Pre-2021