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Capstone & Reflections Workshop

Tuesday, Feb 10, 12 pm
Executive Room, Student Activities Center

Hello Civic Scholars! 

Looking for more information about how to complete your Capstone Project? Need topic or project ideas? Need some help with submitting your reflections?

Join us for this workshop to learn more about the Capstone Project and hear from a Toppel Career Center representative about the importance of reflection and service in relationship to your future career!

This workshop will also help you:

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Civic Scholars Informational Session

Monday, Feb 2, 12 pm
Vista Room, Student Activities Center

Join us for lunch and learn more about the Civic Scholars Program!

The Civic Scholars program is an opportunity for UM students to gain experience, get involved in the community, and receive university recognition for civic engagement.The program is geared towards students with an interest in volunteer service, civic and community engagement, and leadership development. Come learn more and become a Civic Scholar today! 

Lunch is limited so please RSVP by signing up...

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Civic Scholars Informational Session

Wednesday, Feb 4, 5 pm
Vista Room, Student Activities Center

Join us for dinner and learn more about the Civic Scholars Program!

The Civic Scholars program is an opportunity for UM students to gain experience, get involved in the community, and receive university recognition for civic engagement.The program is geared towards students with an interest in volunteer service, civic and community engagement, and leadership development. Come learn more and become a Civic Scholar today! 

Dinner is limited so please RSVP by signing up...

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Non-Profit Networking Night

Thursday, Feb 5, 6 pm
University of Miami, Activities Room North & South, 3rd floor

Join us for our annual Non-Profit Networking Night!

Considering a career in the nonprofit sector or thinking about different options for the summer or after graduation? Attend this event to network with community partners from various nonprofit organizations and talk to them about volunteer opportunities, internships, or full-time jobs. Toppel will also host a brief workshop to discuss tips on how to effectively network!

Hosted in partnership with the William R. Butler...

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Non-Profit Networking Night Invitation RSVP

Thank you your RSVP to our annual Non-Profit Networking Night! This event is an opportunity for you to share information about your organization and recruit UM students for future inter, volunteer, or full-time staff positions at your organization. Please complete the form below so we can prepare the space accordingly. If you have any questions, please contact lbartlett@miami.edu. 

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Newman Civic Fellows Award Application

Newman Civic Fellows Awards are intended to honor the leadership legacy of Frank Newman by prioritizing recognition for sophomores and juniors who:

Go beyond direct service to seek long-term solutions for social issues. Inspire and engage others. Demonstrate the motivation and potential for effective and long-term civic engagement.

All completed applications are due by February 6, 2015. If you have any questions or need assistance submitting the application, please...

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New Academic Service-Learning Course Spring 2015 | Miami Engagement: History, Media, and Social Change!!

Are you interested in community engagement and social justice?

Still looking for another academic service-learning course to be on track with the Civic Scholars Program?

Register for this exciting new course next semester:

Miami Engagement: History, Media, and Social Change

This innovative seminar-style course will examine the history, theory, and practice of civic engagement, community history, and social change in the United States. In addition to...

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Civic Scholars Informational Session TOMORROW!!

Are you interested in volunteer service, civic and community engagement, and leadership development?

Come learn how you can gain experience, get involved, and receive university recognition for civic engagement!

Join us for lunch at our Civic Scholars Information Session!

Tomorrow, Oct. 8, 2014

South Activities Room, in the SAC

12:00 p.m.

Lunch is limited so please RSVP by contacting email below or visit OrgSync...

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Civic Scholars Informational Session

Wednesday, Oct 8, 12 pm
South Activities Room, Students

Are you interested in volunteer service, civic and community engagement, and leadership development?

Come learn how you can gain experience, get involved, and receive university recognition for civic engagement!

Join us for lunch at our Civic Scholars Information Session TOMORROW!!

Oct. 8, 2014

South Activities Room, in the SAC

12:00 p.m.

Lunch is limited so please RSVP by contacting email below or visit OrgSync...

Will you be participating?

Civic Scholars Informational Session

Wednesday, Oct 8, 12 pm
South Activities Room, Students

Join us for lunch and learn more about the Civic Scholars Program!

The Civic Scholars program is an opportunity for UM students to gain experience, get involved in the community, and receive university recognition for civic engagement.The program is geared towards students with an interest in volunteer service, civic and community engagement, and leadership development. Come learn more and become a Civic Scholar today! 

Lunch is limited so please RSVP by...

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Civic Scholars Capstone Project and Reflection Workshop 1

Tuesday, Mar 4, 3 pm
TBD

We will be hosting two Civic Scholars Capstone Project and Reflection Workshops. Workshop 1 will take place on Tuesday, March 4th from 3:00 to 4:30.

The workshop will cover and include:

The parameters and scope of the Capstone Project requirement Brainstorming sessions on appropriate projects Detailed discussion on the Capstone Project approval process Reflection essay guidelines and instructions Procedures for submitting essays through...
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Civic Scholars Capstone Project and Reflection Workshop 2

Friday, Mar 7, 3:30 pm
TBD

We will be hosting two Civic Scholars Capstone Project and Reflection Workshops. Workshop 2 will take place on Friday, March 7th from 3:30 to 5:00.

The workshop will cover and include:

The parameters and scope of the Capstone Project requirement Brainstorming sessions on appropriate projects Detailed discussion on the Capstone Project approval process Reflection essay guidelines and instructions Procedures for submitting essays through...
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Students For Education Reform Leadership Luncheon

Thursday, Feb 27, 2 pm
SAC Activities Room South

This event is open to all students with an interest in getting involved with SFER. For more information contact sfer.umiami@gmail.com or visit www.studentsforedreform.org.

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Civic Scholars Information Sessions Tomorrow!

Join us tomorrow for one of our Civic Scholars Information Sessions!

Session 1 begins at 4:30, and Session 2 begins at 6:30. Both session will take place in the Faculty Masters Suite at Stanford Residential College. We hope to see you there!

 

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Fellowship Announcement: Gables Fellows Program

The University of Miami is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 Gables Fellows Program, a one-semester paid internship with the City of Coral Gables in the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters. The fellowship is designed for undergraduate students interested in careers in public service, government, architecture, arts and culture, non-profit management, or economic development. The intern will rotate through various city departments, including but not limited to Economic Sustainability, Office...

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Civic Scholars Information Session 2

Wednesday, Feb 19, 6:30 pm
Faculty Masters Suite at Stanford Residential College

Two information sessions on the UM Civic Scholars Program will be held Wednesday, February 19th. Session 2 begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Faculty Masters Suite at Stanford Residential College.

Come join us to learn more about this fantastic program!

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Civic Scholars Information Session 1

Wednesday, Feb 19, 4:30 pm
Faculty Masters Suite at Stanford Residential College

Two information sessions on the UM Civic Scholars Program will be held Wednesday, February 19th. Session 1 begins at 4:30 p.m. at the Faculty Masters Suite at Stanford Residential College.

Come join us to learn more about this fantastic program!

 

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Alternative Breaks Opportunity!

Jan 21 - Jan 23

UMAB is looking for new participants! If you’re interested, please fill out the application below by Thursday at 5PM. We will try to  accommodate you for your site interest, but a lot of sites are full so please know you will have to be flexible. Also, You will have to pay by Tuesday the 28th. Payments are accepted on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Butler Center and only credit/debit cards are acceptable for the $235.

 

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Limited spaces available

COSO Spring Involvement Fair

Thursday, Jan. 23 at 12pm in SAC Ballrooms  

 Looking to get involved on campus? Stop by the Spring Involvement Fair! 100+ organizations, departments and community partners will be there handing out giveaways and information on how to get involved! Co-Sponsored by the William R. Butler Center for Volunteer Service and Leadership Development.

 

 

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Civic Scholars Information Session 2

Tuesday, Nov 19, 6:30 pm
University Center Flamingo C

The Office of Civic and Community Engagement and the Butler Center for Service and Leadership will be hosting two Information Sessions for the Civic Scholars Program. This program is geared towards students with an interest in volunteer service, civic and community engagement, and leadership development. The Information Session will be held in the University Center Flamingo C on Tuesday, November 19 at 6:30 PM. We hope to see you there!

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Rebekah S Monson

Is this available for grad students?

Vanessa Navarro

Hi Rebekah,

Vanessa Navarro

** Hi Rebekah, Sorry this program is only for undergrad students.

Civic Scholars Information Session 1

Tuesday, Nov 19, 4:30 pm
University Center Flamingo C

The Office of Civic and Community Engagement and the Butler Center for Service and Leadership will be hosting two Information Sessions for the Civic Scholars Program. This program is geared towards students with an interest in volunteer service, civic and community engagement, and leadership development. Information Sessions will be held in the University Center Flamingo C on Tuesday, November 19 at 4:30 PM. We hope to see you there!

 

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Workshop- The Challenges of Community Based Work: Creating a Culture of Collaboration

Monday, Nov 4, 5:30 pm
University Center, Ballroom C

On Monday, November 4th, the Office of Civic and Community Engagement will be hosting a student workshop titled The Challenges of Community Based Work: Creating a Culture of Collaboration from 5:30 to 7:30 PM at the University Center Ballroom C.

      This workshop will highlight the importance of recognizing and identifying community assets, knowledge, and expertise as the foundation for community -based scholarship. It will raise questions about...

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