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  • Demonstrate your social responsibility via service-learning

    How? Read more to learn more about community engagement
    This spring, service sites are still recruiting UMBC students to commit to weekly service through the 096 Community Service & Learning Practicum. The hope is to fill sites within the next week...
    Posted: February 4, 2020 11:21 PM
  • Carnegie honors UMBC as a community-engaged university

    Where do you see your values and character reflected?
    This story was written by Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque and first appeared on news.umbc.edu The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has honored UMBC with its distinguished...
    Posted: February 3, 2020 2:25 PM
  • 2020 McNair Scholars Application is OPEN!

    Preparing Undergraduate Students to Pursue Doctoral Degrees
    Recruiting McNair Scholars! The McNair Scholars Program focuses on the preparation of undergraduate students (who qualify as either low-income/first-generation college students or members of...
    Posted: January 15, 2020 11:37 PM
  • The Choice Program at The Shriver Center is HIRING!

    A strengths-based, anti-racist approach to youth development
    The Basics The Choice Program's AmeriCorps Member position is a one-year, paid, service-learning opportunity through UMBC's The Choice Program and The Shriver Center. Our AmeriCorps Members serve...
    Posted: January 15, 2020 11:17 PM
  • Volunteers Needed: Baltimore City's 2020 Point-In-Time Count

    You can help make sure everyone is counted!
    The Mayor's Office for Homeless Services (MOHS) is conducting the Point-in-time (PIT) count which is a data collection strategy critical to advancing Baltimore City's Plan to prevent and end...
    Posted: January 15, 2020 10:54 PM
  • Shriver Center hosts Service-Learning Faculty Workshop

    Dr. Barbara Jacoby comes to UMBC on Friday, 2/7/20
    On Friday, February 7th, 2020, The Shriver Center will host renown expert in the field of service-learning and community engagement, Dr. Barbara Jacoby.   Because UMBC is a member of the...
    Posted: January 14, 2020 12:52 PM
  • Volunteer at Saint Agnes Hospital in Spring 2020

    No matter how small the task--you make a difference!
    Interested in volunteering in a hospital environment?  Want to be part of a supportive team?   Saint Agnes Hospital is looking for volunteers this spring.  Meet with their Volunteer Coordinator...
    Posted: January 7, 2020 1:11 PM
  • SPRING 2020 SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR ENGAGED STUDENTS

    Easy Apply! Deadline - Monday, February 17th!
    AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SHRIVER CENTER: The deadline for application submission is Monday, February 17, 2020 by 5:00pm.  NO applications will be received after the deadline.  Only COMPLETE...
    Posted: January 3, 2020 1:04 PM
  • Thank you, Shriver Center SLCE Student Coordinators!!!!

    We could not do what we do without you!
    Today was the last Service-Learning & Community Engagement Student Coordinator meeting of the semester!   The SLCE program had 400+ placements this semester, with 950+ predicted for FY20. ...
    Posted: December 6, 2019 2:11 PM
  • Help Our Students Get There!

    Please Support Our Transportation Gritstarter!
    Kindness and compassion matter at UMBC.   Two years ago, UMBC students, staff, faculty and alumni helped us reach our goal for the 2017 Gritstarter project to offset transportation costs to...
    Posted: December 3, 2019 2:06 PM