Rolling applications until January 22, 2014
SLC Leadership: Co-Chair and Student Facilitator Application
A student leader is a responsible member of the ongoing Service Learning Community. She/he has been a faithful member of SLC during their sophomore year. A student leader for SLC chooses to lead in order to engage others in dialogue and to continue their own search for ways to use their skills and knowledge for the benefit of others. A student co-chair or facilitator for SLC has the desire to gain knowledge that will enable them to critically think about the world and to advocate for the common good.
We are looking for students who share these characteristics:
Co-Chair job Description:
Student Facilitator Job Description:
Service: You will mentor a child or teen, tutor in classroom and after school programs, teach adult literacy, teach in local high schools, and teach Peer Mediation to elementary school children or high school students for 3-4 hours per week.
There are soup kitchen and homeless shelter service sites available.
Learning: You are required to take one course fall and spring semester that are designated for the Sophomore Service Learning Community. You are also required to register for a 1 credit integrating seminar.
Community: You will live with students who share values and desire to serve the poor and examine the causes and structures in society which keep people poor. You will enjoy Community nights, evenings of reflection celebration dinners, orientation in August and January and day of service in September and opportunities to choose some weekends of service.