Service Learning Conference Invites 3,000

The 19th Annual National Service Learning Conference started April 9 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The conference will feature keynote speaker Archbishop Desmond Tutu among others. The National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC): http://www.nylc.org/, a non-profit organization promoting service learning, hosts the event. The conference will be going on through April 12. KFAI's Nancy Sartor interviewed Mary Syfax Noble, assistant principal at North High School and board member for NYLC, as well as Brother Yusef Burgess who chairs the Environmental Awareness Network for Diversity in Conservation. He is also a featured speaker at the conference.