• The Community House Summer STEAM Camp is underway! From June 29 through July 31, more than 40 middle school students are learning about science, technology, engineering, the arts and math at this hands-on summer camp.
  • CA is a week-long introduction to meaningful service and community building for incoming freshmen, run by the Pace Center for Civic Engagement. So in honor of the Great Class of 2019, we thought we’d give you the top 19 reasons for why you should participate in CA.
  • We often hear from our students that the service they engage in are meaningful and rewarding. But what are they really learning? To find out, we embarked on a new set of surveys to connect with students throughout the academic year and put our finger on the pulse of what Pace Center students learn from service. Here's a look at what we've found so...
  • Anyssa Chebbi ’18 and Carolyn Beard ’18 became best friends while taking part in Community Action (CA) in the fall of 2014! Hear their story and get to know what makes CA such a great way to start your time at Princeton University.
  • Want to make difference in your new community? Looking to meet new friends and get the inside scoop on everything Princeton? Join us for Community Action (CA)! Applications are due June 30.
  • The Pace Center for Civic Engagement is proud to announce Claire Nuchtern '15 as winner of the Priscilla Glickman '92 Memorial Prize and Ebony Slaughter-Johnson '15 as winner of the A. James Fisher, Jr. Prize.
  • The Pace Center is proud to announce a new interactive Find Your Pace Database where Princeton University students can search hundreds of service opportunities to find the right project, organization or program to join and engage.

News and stories

Thursday, July 9, 2015
by Gwen McNamara, Communications Coordinator
The Community House Summer STEAM Camp is underway! From June 29 through July 31, more than 40 middle school students are learning about science, technology, engineering, the arts and math at this hands-on summer camp.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
by Tatiana Evans '18
CA is a week-long introduction to meaningful service and community building for incoming freshmen, run by the Pace Center for Civic Engagement. So in honor of the Great Class of 2019, we thought we’d give you the top 19 reasons for why you should participate in CA.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
by Gwen McNamara, Communications Coordinator
We often hear from our students that the service they engage in are meaningful and rewarding. But what are they really learning? To find out, we embarked on a new set of surveys to connect with students throughout the academic year and put our finger on the pulse of what Pace Center students learn from service. Here's a look at what we've found so far.

Upcoming Events

July 31, 2015 - 9:00am to August 10, 2015 - 4:00pm
Now in its 14th year, 25 high school students from low-income backgrounds will arrive at Princeton's campus for an intensive, 10-day seminar on journalism. The program's goal is to diversify college and professional newsrooms by encouraging outstanding students from low-income backgrounds to pursue careers in journalism.
Location: Princeton University
September 5, 2015 - 5:00pm to September 10, 2015 - 12:00pm
Community Action (CA) is a week-long introduction to meaningful service and community building for incoming freshmen. In this uniquely immersive orientation experience, CA participants don’t just volunteer; they fully engage with social issues as they eat, sleep, and work in the communities they serve.
Location: Princeton University
September 15, 2015 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm
Join in a conversation with members of the University community who speak to meaningful service in their lives and work. Be a part of this dialogue on learning to live the University’s informal motto, In the nation’s service and in the service of all nations.
Location: 219 Aaron Burr Hall