Author: Savannah-Jane Griffin

The community is invited to pick up a copy of this year’s Values Day Book, “Date & Time,” at the duPont-Ball Library front desk. The book is written by this year’s Values Day Keynote speaker, Phil Kaye, who will be …

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Values Day 2019 is taking place on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, and this year’s theme is “Activism Through the Arts.” Values Day is an annual tradition where classes are cancelled and the day is dedicated to the university’s commitment to its …

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Puppies are playful and there’s always time for toys, right? But raising a Southeastern Guide Dogs puppy is so much more than fun and games. It’s meaningful. It’s powerful. And it’s life-changing. Sound exciting? Find out how you can help …

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Puppies are playful and there’s always time for toys, right? But raising a Southeastern Guide Dogs puppy is so much more than fun and games. It’s meaningful. It’s powerful. And it’s life-changing. Sound exciting? Find out how you can help …

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Stetson Votes and College Democrats will be hosting a Vice Presidential Debate Watch Party on Tuesday, Oct. 4,at 9 p.m. in the Lynn Business Center Rinker Auditorium 108. Attendees will watch the debate and engage in dialogue. Free pizza and …

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Do you struggle to talk with students or co-workers about issues such as #BlackLivesMatter and the Orlando shootings?  Are you interested in leading dialogues around race/ethnicity, religion, socioeconomic class and/or sexual identity but don’t know where to start? August 26-28, …

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Values Day 2016: Call for Proposals. Deadline, May 13 Stetson University’s Values Day is scheduled for Tues., Sept. 20, 2016. We ask you to consider proposing a workshop to contribute to the day’s success. We encourage co-taught and student-led workshops.  Topics are …

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Stetson University is handing out a limited amount of copies of the book, To Kill A Mockingbird, to Stetson Community members who are interested in participating in the Volusia County Big Read. If you are interested in participating, pick up …

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Social Justice Leadership Retreat We are recruiting students to participate in the Social Justice Leadership Retreat taking place Feb. 6-7, at the Florida Sheriff’s Youth Ranch. Throughout this retreat, participants will: Establish a personal understanding of leadership skills and how to apply them when …

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Luis Paredes, Ph.D., will start as the director of Diversity and Inclusion at Stetson University beginning on Dec. 1. He comes to Stetson from the University at Albany and has deep experience in academic advising, student success, career development, financial …

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This semester, Stetson University will participate in the National Assessment of Service and Community Engagement (NASCE), a web-based survey that measures an institution’s overall level of community engagement by evaluating the rate, frequency, and depth of student community service activities. This …

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Stetson University is a proud member of the MainStreet DeLand Association. One of the benefits of partnering with this organization is a discount card that will be distributed to all Stetson employees, which include many discounts to businesses in downtown …

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The Center for Community Engagement encourages the Stetson Community to make a difference in the lives of others this Holiday Season. Below are a few opportunities in DeLand and Volusia County for you to live out our University values by …

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Have you or a student you know ever seemed like the kind of person that wanted to change the world they live in? Are they interested in bettering themselves while bettering the situations of others? If so, the Center for …

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IMPACT Conference OPPORTUNITY FAIR in Rinker Field House, Hollis Center: Friday, March 30 | 2:45 – 4:30 p.m. Saturday, March 31 | 12 noon – 3 p.m. The IMPACT Conference Opportunities Fair provides the chance to meet people committed to creating …

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For students, faculty, staff:  Stetson University will be hosting the 2012 IMPACT National Conference on community service, service-learning, civic engagement, and advocacy, Thursday, March 29 through Sunday, April 1. Visit the IMPACT Conference website to view the program and register. We …

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For students: The Center for Community Engagement is looking for dedicated and passionate leaders to fill Work Study positions for Fall 2012! The Center for Community Engagement is looking to fill the position for Community Organizers to work with a variety of areas including Animal …

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Now is the time to submit your nominations for the Annual Employee Recognition Awards! Winners will be announced at the annual Spring Recognition meeting on April 26, at 8 a.m. in the Stetson Room. Each award recipient will receive a plaque …

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The Center for Community Engagement will be hosting two information sessions on AmeriCorps opportunities for students who are graduating. They will be taking place: Thursday, Feb. 23 – 5-6 p.m. –LBC 122 – SignUp! Wednesday, Feb. 29 – 5-6 p.m. – LBC 318 – …

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The Stetson Quality of Service Council will be hosting our third Lunch and Learn of the 2011-2012 academic year. During this Lunch and Learn, Dean of Students Christopher Kandus will be reporting on the progress of the Values discussion that happened in the …

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The Stetson Quality of Service Council will be hosting our second Lunch and Learn of the year highlighting the Institutional Research Office. It will be taking place Nov. 17, 2011, from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in the Stetson Room. This …

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There will be a gathering for all student veterans on campus to network on Tuesday, Nov. 8, at 6 p.m. in the Hollis Center Lounge sponsored by the Center for Community Engagement. We will be discussing the different resources available …

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In celebration of Constitution Day we challenge you to take this Quiz on the United States Constitution. Once you complete the quiz you will be entered to win a $250 gift card to the Stetson Book Store! We will announce …

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The Quality of Service Council will be hosting our first luncheon of the semester on Thursday, Sept. 22, from 12 p.m.-1 p.m. in the Stetson Room. All staff are welcomed and encouraged to attend. During the luncheon we will be …

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The Center for Community Engagement is hosting the annual Volunteer Fair today, Wednesday, Sept. 14, from 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. outside the Carlton Union Building. There will be over 20 community partners and student service organizations present. Come find volunteer opportunities, internships, …

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The Greenfeather Executive Committee is hosting a poster sale in the Hollis Center Lounge on Wednesday, Sept. 7,  from 10am-6pm.  Ten percent of the proceeds will be going towards ten local non profit agencies that will be receiving the 2011 …

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Residential Life and the Center for Service Learning have partnered with New Horizons Service Dogs to begin a student service puppy raising program on campus. In order to become a puppy raiser you must be at least sophomore status, willing …

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 The Center for Service Learning has received a grant in partnership with disAbility Solutions for Independent Living to build 6 ramps for better accessibility into buildings. We will be helping build 2 of the six ramps and are looking for …

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We need your help and support on a great opportunity for the City of DeLand!  DeLand was recently chosen as a stop in the Reader’s Digest “We Hear You America” contest’s 100-city tour.  On February 21st they rolled into town …

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