«Volunteering» column

Getting Your 40 Hours of Community Service

October 29th, 2015; By Jasmin Bollman

As you know, all high school students need to have 40 hours of community service in order to graduate. Use this information to discover where your 40 hours can best […]

3 Surefire Tips for Smart Volunteering

June 26th, 2015; By Rochelle C. Pangilinan

These days, if you wish to get your foot in the door of prestigious colleges and universities and high-profile companies, you need more than a remarkably written application letter and […]

Paying it Forward with Volunteering

June 26th, 2015; By Susan Huebert

On special occasions such as birthdays or Christmas, many people like to give gifts to their family and friends. They might give objects like books or toys, or they might […]

Exercise Your Compassionate Nature through Volunteering this Summer

May 31st, 2015; By Erin Kelly

No more pencils, no more books, no more teachers’ dirty looks- You’re free! Summer is great time to let loose and shake off all the lingering anxiety of those dreaded […]

Why Not Volunteer this Summer?

May 31st, 2015; By Meghan Brown

Summer is here. School is almost done. The question on everyone’s mind: How will you spend your summer? If you are looking to get more out of your summer vacation, […]

Summer; and What to Do with It…

May 31st, 2015; By Patrick Start

Summer. For some students this means vacation, relaxation, hot weather and no school. This is what summer is all about. Unfortunately, with this comes summer learning loss.[1] This is the […]

It Feels Good to Volunteer!

March 31st, 2015; By Kathleen Gerry

Volunteering is an opportunity to grow personally and professionally, and to contribute to your community. When volunteering, you are provided with a repertoire of experiences that can help you to […]