Content with Disciplines : Service-Learning

August Membership Spotlight- Loyola University

In 2015, Loyola University Chicago put a strategic plan into place called the 2020 Plan. The development of this plan started with the question, “How do we, as a university, live in and for this social reality and use our influence to transform it?” In answering this question, Loyola decided they must think of themselves more as a transformative agent, rather than a group of schools, departments, and programs. In one of their steps to make a positive impact on their community, a year and a half ago Loyola initiated Schools 2020. This program, directed by Mitchell Hendrickson, works with…

ILCC Service Corps

Illinois Campus Compact is beginning an AmeriCorps State Program. This program is for college students at ILCC member institutions who are passionate and committed to service. Selected students have one year to service at least 300 hours building capacity for campus and community partnerships . Once these hours are completed the student will receive a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award. This program rewards students for being civically engaged and giving back to their community. This program, ILCC Service Corps, is open to 30 college students. If you or someone you know is interested in this program please fill out the form below.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

Voter Engagement Networking Event

Illinois Campus Compact invites you to a Voter Engagement Networking Event hosted by University of Illinois Chicago!  This event is for all higher education faculty and staff to gather and share their work around voter education on campuses throughout Illinois. We will be providing lunch from 12:00pm – 1:00pm during a panel discussion about available resources featuring CEEP, State Matters, and Ballot Ready. From 1:00pm – 2:00pm there will be networking for participants to connect with staff and faculty from other institutions doing similar work. Registration is free and lunch will be provided. See you there! Register at our Eventbrite page here!

2017-2018 ILCC AmeriCorps VISTA Farewell

In the following months Illinois Campus Compact will be hiring a cohort of new AmeriCorps VISTAs, this means we will also be saying goodbye to some amazing VISTAs who are ending their year of service with us. During the past year our VISTAs served at higher education institutions throughout the state working to advance the public purpose of higher education. The VISTAs built capacity by leading programs with youth, coordinating volunteers, and developing community engagement initiatives on campus. Haley Dutmer is finishing her year of service at Western Illinois University- Quad Cities. Haley has a background in philosophy so is…

Campus Election Engagement Project Graduate Assistant

Position Description –  Campus Election Engagement Project Assistant (June –December 2018) This limited term position, 10-15 hours per week during academic year and up to 20 hours per week June – August, will work to engage Illinois Campus Compact member institution students, faculty and staff in the 2018 elections.  This non-partisan project will help provide CEEP resources for institutional commitments to election engagement, support faculty and staff programming, and assist college students in registering to vote, getting educated on issues, volunteering in the campaigns, and showing up at the polls. This person will also help recruit and manage student fellows…