Tag: Celebration

  • Because of the upcoming introduction of a new University website design, existing Service Stories on the site are being migrated to our Service Learning Blog so that they will remain in our archive. This article was originally published in 2019. WATERSHED ECOLOGY CENTER USC Upstate’s Watershed Ecology Center, led by Dr. Jack Turner, seeks to promote…

  • The point in a service project is to help those around you or even just help beautify where you live. Although you are going into the service expecting to help someone or something, you come out helping yourself just as much. Take the time and do a good deed because I promise it will be…

  • Engage Upstate would like to recognize the amazing work that our University 101 students have completed this semester! Arranged by U101 Peer Leader Coordinator Amber Puckette, a showcase-style Celebration of Service was held on November 16th, 2023. Student Peer Leaders created poster boards to tell about their various service projects that are at the heart…

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  • On Monday, November 6th, we had yet another great cleanup day with biology instructor Julie Smoak and her students. During their work time, the group made an awesome discovery: an extremely rare plant, the dwarf-flowered heartleaf, which makes its home only on a small swath of land near the border of North and South Carolina!…

  • Stories teach. Stories encourage. Stories engage. Stories matter! On Friday, 11/10, from 12:00-3:00, come hear fantastic stories of service happening in SL/CE courses around campus. Following SLCE ‘Best Practice”, this year, we will hear from both students and instructors. Come to support our students. Come to support your colleagues. Come to hear amazing stories. Come…