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Kathy T Meyer
Mar 5, 2019

New Location for Today's Blood Drive

Mar 5, 2019 by Kathy T Meyer

The Red Cross is hosting a blood drive today in the Swain Student Activities Center. Please consider participating. Location: SAC, Multipurpose Room Time: 11am - 5pm

Kathy T Meyer
Feb 20, 2019

March Blood Drive Needs Donors

Feb 20, 2019 by Kathy T Meyer

Kathy T Meyer
Nov 28, 2018

Bring Holiday Cheer to the Family Scholar House

Nov 28, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

Are you looking for a way to give back this holiday season? Then look no further! The Giving Tree is a student organization that focuses on giving presents to serve underprivileged children in the Louisville community. They work with staff at the Family Scholar House to identify gifts that would bring joy to the children in their program. Family Scholar House works to end the cycle of poverty and transform our community by empowering families and youth to succeed in education and achieve lif...

Kathy T Meyer
Oct 22, 2018

IMPACT 2019 National Conference

Oct 22, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

Held in Charlottesville, Virginia at the University of Virginia, IMPACT is historically the largest annual conference focused on the civic engagement of college students in community service, service-learning, community-based research, advocacy and other forms of social action. The conference will take place from February 20th-24th, 2019. Those wishing to attend the IMPACT, should consider applying through the Engage Lead Serve Board, as they will supply hotel accommodations and transportati...

Kathy T Meyer
Apr 20, 2018

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Apr 20, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

This April 28th, Kroger and Cardinal Health is partnering to provide the community a responsible and convenient way to dispose of unused or expired medications, while raising awareness of the opioid crisis.  Please help create a safer community by turning in your unused or expired medications for safe and free disposal on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Simply stop in Kroger, located at 291 N. Hubbards Lane, on Saturday, April 28 from 10am-2pm.

Kathy T Meyer
Apr 19, 2018

KSEC Catalyst Summer Camp - Applications Open

Apr 19, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

Catalyst is a transformative week-long training for folks interested in becoming activists and who want to make a difference on environmental and social justice issues. ​ The Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition strives to create a youth-focused, anti-oppressive and inclusive space where we can build power and connections to create the kind of Kentucky where we want to live. Accessibility is extremely important to us and to that end the program is offered at a “pay what you can” rate for...

Kathy T Meyer
Mar 27, 2018

Starry Night: Celebration of Student Leadership

Mar 27, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

The Celebration of Leadership and Service is hosted by the Office of Student Involvement and the Engage Lead Serve Board annually to honor the student leaders that work diligently to foster a thriving student life on and off campus. Our honorees and award recipients are the individuals that coordinate, plan, and implement service projects, educational workshops, and active citizen opportunities for the entire student body at the University of Louisville. This is a night to celebrate them!  W...

Kathy T Meyer
Jan 10, 2018

College Mentors for Kids Now Accepting Applications

Jan 10, 2018 by Kathy T Meyer

College Mentors for Kids is a national non-profit organization that works to connect college students with the most to give to kids who need it the most. As a College Mentor, you get paired with a little buddy (2nd-5th grader) who you meet with for two hours a week on campus. THIS IS NOT A TUTORING PROGRAM! You are a Mentor to your little buddy and get to participate in FUN and ENGAGING activities each week! We have activities on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 3:00-5:00pm on Belknap Campus, so ...

Kathy T Meyer
Apr 24, 2017

VISTA Positions with College Mentors

Apr 24, 2017 by Kathy T Meyer

College Mentors for Kids connects college students with the most to give to kids who need it most. Through weekly afterschool programs that take place on a college campus, 1st through 6th graders in the community are paired one-on-one with a college student mentor; together they participate in activities focused on higher education and careers, culture and diversity, and community service. Our innovative program focuses on improving the likelihood that elementary school youth living in povert...

Kathy T Meyer
Mar 20, 2017

NGO Internship Abroad

Mar 20, 2017 by Kathy T Meyer

University of Louisville Students,   One Heart Source is currently accepting applications for our 2017 Experiential Learning Programs in Cape Town, South Africa. We are offering a variety of 1, 2, and 4-week volunteer programs and internships next summer. As an OHS Volunteer/Intern you will: Gain international experience for graduate school and employment. Develop skills in international communication, mentorship and community outreach. Mentor students to achieve academic growth and cul...

Erin M Burke
Feb 6, 2017


Feb 6, 2017 by Erin M Burke

Apply TODAY to join the Engage Lead Serve Board's Leadership Board! We are looking to fill all positions. The Engage Lead Serve Board is now accepting applications for our 2017-2018 Executive (Top 4), Committee, and Program Directors positions. Our Top 4 application will be closing Sunday Feburary 26th at 11:59pm. Our Committee and Program Director applications will be closing Sunday March 19th at 11:59pm.The online application includes information regarding position term, expectations and r...

Zachary R Smith
Jan 24, 2017

Sustainability Reflection

Jan 24, 2017 by Zachary R Smith

  My favorite event that we put on was the Toilet Trivia during Sustainability Week in October. We had a trivia style game where our participants answered conservation related questions while sitting on chairs with toilet seats on them! Our participants seemed to enjoy the creative approach to a topic that is traditionally memorizing facts. We were able to apply it to everyday life through explaining how this relates to dorms, apartments, and homes. Our committee members were enthusiastic ab...

Kathy T Meyer
Dec 7, 2016

Generation Z Stories Project

Dec 7, 2016 by Kathy T Meyer

The Stories Project is a qualitative study focused on gathering the thoughts, opinions, and perspectives of Generation Z students around seven areas-optimism, motivation, learning, career preparation, concerns, social issues, and leadership. The goal is to compile these stories in to smaller compendiums by student demographics (for example: student athletes, first-generation students, etc.). The project is being conducted by Dr. Corey Seemiller of Wright State University and Meghan Grace of t...

Kathy T Meyer
Dec 5, 2016

President's Volunteer Service Award

Dec 5, 2016 by Kathy T Meyer

It's not too late to participate in the President's Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) program. Winter break is an excellent opportunity to give back to our community and we want to recognize you for your effort. The PVSA is a national program which recognizes students that perform a minimum of 100 service hours per year. Students that wish to be eligible for the program simply register and then begin logging their hours served in OrgSync between April 2016 to March 2017. Instructions on how to ...

Kathy T Meyer
Nov 28, 2016

Maximize Your Leadership & Internship Experience

Nov 28, 2016 by Kathy T Meyer

Are you sophomore interested in gaining the skills necessary to obtain an internship or campus leadership position? If so, consider registering for GEN 202 Occupational Preparation: Maximizing Your Leadership and Intern Experience this spring. This is a one credit hour elective course offered by the Career Development Center and the Office of Student Involvement. Through this course, students will develop a growth plan that provides insight into their skills, strengths, and competencies. Eng...