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Kathy T Meyer
Feb 12, 2018

Y-NOW Needs Mentors

Feb 12, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

Children with incarcerated parents are 7x more likely to become incarcerated themselves. The Y-NOW Children of Prisoners Program aims to break that cycle, but we need YOUR help! Volunteers are needed to support every area of the Y-NOW Program, however, we have a heightened need for volunteers to serve as MENTORS who will listen and provide encouragement, support, and stability. To learn more about volunteering with Y-NOW, call or email Tory Portale at (502) 855-6107, or tportale@ymcalouisvi...

Kathy T Meyer
Feb 5, 2018

ELSB Leadership Positions Available

Feb 5, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

The Engage Lead Serve Board (ELSB) is currently looking for students interested in serving on their Executive Branch, which includes the positions of Executive Director, Operations Director, Programming Director, and Marketing Director. For more information about each position and a link to the online application, visit ELSB is the volunteering and service branch of the Student Government Association. It is structured to encourage community engagement,...

Kathy T Meyer
Jan 31, 2018

1+1=U Mentoring Program

Jan 31, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

If you’re interested in working with youth and want to get involved in the greater community, 1+1=U, Inc. has volunteer and civic engagement opportunities for you! 1+1=U is non-profit organization that targets middle and high school students who seek discipline, encouragement and mentorship as they pursue their educational goals. Program participants take part in activities geared towards boosting academic and personal achievement. Each student must set personal goals, focused on self-develop...

Kathy T Meyer
Jan 30, 2018

Cards in Action Application 2018

Jan 30, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

The “Cards in Action“ group is the political advocacy arm of the Student Government Association at the University of Louisville. Its primary goal is to bring students together from all over the Commonwealth and the nation to lobby in Frankfort and Washington D.C. for issues such as: The affordability of higher education The insurance of equal education and protection under the law. Fair academic standards Increased federal and State funding for our University. Among many others… Part...

Kathy T Meyer
Jan 19, 2018

Vote Everywhere

Jan 19, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

Are you interested in civic engagement? Are you interested in participating in dialogue about issues of public concern? Would you like to work with a group of students to make change or difference in a community? If yes, please consider attending the next Vote Everywhere meeting.  Vote Everywhere is a national, non-partisan, civic engagement movement of student leaders and university partners. Led by Vote Everywhere Ambassadors, this group works collectively to register voters, eliminate vot...

Kathy T Meyer
Jan 9, 2018

UofL Seeking Student Success Ambassadors

Jan 9, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

The Student Success Ambassadors (formerly REACH Ambassadors) will serve as peer mentors in the new Student Success Center. They provide support to all first-year students at the University of Louisville. Ambassadors help first-year students negotiate college transitions, form campus connections, and facilitate student success by guiding, supporting, and advising them throughout their first-year of college. There are two sections of the Student Success Ambassador Program: Campus Ambassadors w...

Kathy T Meyer
Nov 10, 2017

This Class is All About You!

Nov 10, 2017 by Kathy T Meyer

GEN 204: Leadership and Strategic Career Development is designed to help you explore your Strengths, communities, and personal values, in order to better prepare you for campus leadership positions, internship opportunities, and their future career goals.

Kathy T Meyer
Nov 2, 2017

ISLP Trinidad & Tobago 2018

Nov 2, 2017 by Kathy T Meyer

"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'" - Martin Luther King, Jr. UofL's International Service Learning Program is planning a trip to Trinidad and Tobago from April 27 to May 4, 2018. Interested students may apply online by visiting the ISLP OrgSync application.

Kathy T Meyer
Oct 19, 2017

ISLP Croatia Trip 2018

Oct 19, 2017 by Kathy T Meyer

International Service Learning Program staff had a successful scouting trip to Croatia in preparation for their May 13-23, 2018 service program. During this ISLP trip, they will deepen their relationships with schools in rural Croatia, as well as, add a coastal experience this Spring that you won't want to miss! For more information and to apply, visit the ISLP application.

Kathy T Meyer
Aug 22, 2017

Signup for the President’s Volunteer Service Award Program

Aug 22, 2017 by Kathy T Meyer

Do you enjoy service? Do you contribute a significant number of service hours per year? If so, keep track of your service hours in OrgSync and get recognized through the President's Volunteer Service Award Program. Students that successfully record at least 100 service hours in OrgSync from April 2017 to March 2018 will receive a personalized certificate of achievement from the White House, a congratulatory letter, and the official PVSA pin. Students will receive their recognition pieces at ...