Center for Community Engagement

 

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Spotlighted Events

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New Wednesday Hours at Full Circle

Full Circle is now open on Wednesday evenings from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Race for the Cure Volunteers

Race for the Cure is April 24th and 25th at the promenade in Rogers, AR. This year we need over 380 volunteers to come help us set up, clean up, organize water stands and cheer on the runners throughout the event! This event is great for students, families and friends to volunteer so sign up at volunteer.uark.edu to join us!

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Chancellor's Community Service Award

The Chancellor's Community Service Award recognizes University of Arkansas students who have completed 50-99 hours of community service during the school year.  Recipients will receive a certificate and letter signed by Chancellor G, David Gearhart recognizing their service to the community.  

Minimum Requirements:

  • Recipient must log between 50 and 99 hours through volunteer.uark.edu and have those hours verified by the participating organization.   
  • Recipient(s) must be a student at the University of Arkansas.
  • Awards are issued for service hours given between July 1, 2014 and April 1, 2015.
  • Awards are issued for volunteer service only;  mandated community service does not qualify for the award.

Applications to obtain this award will be available on or before  April 1, 2015.  To check how many  hours you currently have, log onto your account at volunteer.uark.edu and select "log your hours."  Please send any questions to vac@uark.edu or  call us at 479-575-4365.

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President's Volunteer Service Award

The President's Volunteer Service Award recognizes individuals who have completed 100 or more hours of community service during the school year.  Recipients will receive a certificate, a letter signed by President Barack Obama, and a pin recognizing their service to the community.  

Minimum Requirements:

  • Recipient must log 100 hours through volunteer.uark.edu and have those hours verified by the participating organization.  
  • Recipient(s) must be a United States citizen or a lawfully admitted permanent resident of the United States and be a student at the University of Arkansas.
  • Awards are issued for service hours given between July 1, 2014 and April 1, 2015.
  • Awards are issued for volunteer service only;  mandated community service does not qualify for the award. 

Applications to obtain this award will be available on or before April 1, 2015.  To check how many  hours you currently have, log onto your account at volunteer.uark.edu and select "log your hours."  Please send any questions to vac@uark.edu or  call us at 479-575-4365.

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Dream B.I.G.

Dream B.I.G. was spotlighted as a University of Arkansas Short Take illustrating how this wonderful program is helping individuals to pursue a college education.

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