Be The Spark
Volunteering offers avenues to help you explore and discover your career path while making a positive impact on your community. Get started by seeking out volunteer opportunities online or at the Center for Community Engagement and Service.
You also can register for courses that include service-learning. In service-learning courses, faculty will challenge you to integrate what you discover in your community service with what you are discovering in class. Through this process, you’ll make exciting connections between what you love in the classroom and how you can live out those passions in the world.
Still not sure how helping others can help your job search? Read this CareerBuilder.com article to learn how volunteering may help with professional growth. By gaining new experiences and meeting new people, you may just end up with a new job.
Serve Your Community!
The Center for Community Engagement and Service works to:
- Connect students with the community
- Engage students in service
- Encourage learning and reflection as part of community service
- Collect and disseminate information and stories that celebrate service
The Center for Community Engagement and Service can help you explore options for volunteering. The Center's staff thoughtfully design projects to encourage critical reflection on all service, from the challenging inquiry of academic service-learning to discussion and creative expression around volunteer and community outreach projects.
Ultimately, the Center for Community Engagement and Service aims to offer meaningful service opportunities that help create lifelong learners with a sense of commitment, care, meaning and purpose in the world.