Leading nationally with the Four “I"s
National Search for a chair-elect for the Adult Learners and Students with Children Knowledge Community.
No One Wins the Busy Game
Engaging Students in Service Outside Office Hours
It’s 2AM and a student needs access to the volunteer opportunities in New York City for New York University (NYU) students or upcoming opportunities that are open to students. Having been unable to attend the recent Service Fair, they realize they don’t have immediate access to this information.
What should they do?
Boldly Naming Mentorship
Hannah Hendricks shares her experience of mentorship, offering reflections and simple reminders about how to acknowledge, seek and reflect on the concept and benefits of mentorship.
2017 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE) Meeting Student Intern Opportunity
Our 2017 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement (CLDE17) Meeting is a conference that will take place in Baltimore, Md. from June 7-10, 2017. The conference is a convening of higher education students, faculty, administrators, and civic engagement partners designed to build a movement of civic learning and democratic engagement across our colleges and universities. In order to encourage student participation in the CLDE17 meeting, the American Democracy Project, The Democracy Commitment, and the NASPA Lead Initiative are proud to offer the opportunity for three students to have a voice on the planning committee. Applications are due Tuesday, November 1, 2016.
Empathy as a Path to Change
The truth is that every big decision we make is based on our emotions. Regardless of how we can explain or justify the feeling we have about why it is a good choice, our most impactful decisions rest with our “gut”. By trying to remove ourselves from this truth, we are damaging our ability to mobilize as a group to tackle our most difficult problems. Storytelling is our path to empathy.