The Center for Civic Engagement is committed to providing the campus with educational opportunities that enables each of us to understand the world and to act purposefully and effectively within it. We offer a variety of workshops and seminars to students, staff, and faculty to equip them with the practical knowledge and skills to more effectively support the work of our partners to meet the needs of the community.
Civic Engagement 101
This two-day workshop is intended to help guide students' efforts to serve in the community. Students will examine the meaning of service, take a tour of Springfield, examine how social identities shape experiences, and participate in service projects. This workshop is typically offered once in the fall semester and twice in the spring semester.
MLK Days of Action
This workshop is designed to honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his commitment to service, advocacy and communtiy.