An article in the Spokesman Review, written by Mike Pepper, discusses a project to revitalize the aging district by Eastern Washington University students. To read this article please click here. We would like to recognize these students and the hard work they have put into this wonderful project.
“Through being a VMC at Windsor I have been able to make a positive impact on a child who may have problems in their life that are out of their control. Through just one year mentoring, my mentee is doing a lot better in classes, which in the end will help her when she is older. Watching … Read more
“This past year as an EV Leader has not only made me become more involved in my community but also to encourage those around me to make themselves aware of the obstacles different parts of our community faces. Working in the mentoring program has shown me the impact that taking the kids out of the … Read more
The Office of Community Engagement is looking for volunteers to participate in our Summer Service Plunge. We will be having service projects at three locations on July 18, 2015. These locations will be in Colfax, Colville, and Walla Walla. For more information and to register for the event go to go.ewu.edu/summerplunge15.
The EWU Office of Community Engagement offers a number of opportunities to exercise leadership skills through assisting OCE staff and community partners in the planning and implementation of one-time and on-going service projects. Each EV Leader will participate in leadership development training and will attend leadership retreats throughout the academic year. Members of our leadership … Read more
“The West Valley Civics Conference was launched in 2010 by the Partnership for Civic Engagement, a joint program of the West Valley School District and Eastern. The group works to advance the common good by cultivating citizens who are civically aware, think critically, value social justice, are involved civically in their communities, and understand the … Read more