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New Dimensions Partners with SLU Theology

June 01, 2018

SLU theology professor, Jay Hammond, has jumped on the trend of experiential education partnering his classroom with New Dimensions. This non-for-profit brought soccer to urban communities in St. Louis with large immigrant and refugee populations. The main focus was to use soccer to help provide character development with youth; alongside providing free soccer to those who cannot afford it. SLU’s Social Gospel and Sports, Religion, & Spirituality classes coupled with New Dimensions’ after school programs, having students volunteer with coaching and other facilities of the program.

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