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Service-Learning at UNCG: Tonight on NC Now

Posted on Thursday, January 8th, 2015 by CommunityEngagement. Tags: , , ,
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Dr. Cathy Hamilton, director of UNCG’s Office of Leadership and Service-Learning, appears on “NC Now” tonight at 7:30 p.m. on PBS.

For the second straight year, UNCG made the President’s Higher Education and Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction. Hamilton will talk about the university’s commitment to service-learning and how UNCG students serve the greater community.

Between July 1, 2013, and June 30, 2014, 11,549 UNCG students completed 812,581 hours of service.

The 2014 Community Service Honor Roll list includes 770 American colleges and universities.Of those institutions, 120 — including UNCG — were singled out for distinction.

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has named UNCG to its annual Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll since the award’s inception in 2006. The honor represents the highest federal recognition a school can receive for its commitment to service learning and civic engagement.

Reposted from UNCG News and Features