Service is a powerful exchange where students have as much to learn as they have to give. Partnerships with communities should be respectful and purposeful. Students’ humility and accountability yield equality, inclusion and understanding. Students learn to listen to communities, understand community needs and build community on campus and...
Tuesday, Aug 1, 2017
Service and civic engagement are a central part of what it means to be a Princetonian. Service Focus is a Princeton University program that bridges service and learning across the first two years of the undergraduate experience.
Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017
Two projects designed by Princeton students to help make the world a better place have been awarded $10,000 by Davis Projects for Peace. Kyle Berlin ’18 plans to break down political divides through storytelling, and Lydia Watt ’18, Alice Vinogradsky ’20, Amanda Cheng ’20 and Kabbas Azhar ’18 will help bring clean water to communities in Guyana.
Monday, Jun 5, 2017
Daniel Rounds, a graduating senior from Media, PA, has become the 25th recipient of the Priscilla Glickman '92 Memorial Prize for service at Princeton University.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Princeton University athletes recently took a break from the normal routine of class and practice to volunteer in the local community as part of the Princeton Varsity Club's Weapons of Mass Construction program.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
More than 300 members of the Princeton University and local communities joined together Wednesday, April 26, for Celebrating Service at Princeton. This inaugural event honored the service and civic engagement endeavors of Princeton faculty, undergraduate students, graduate students, staff and community partners.
Thursday, Apr 27, 2017
What is service at Princeton? For Safa Syed '17 it's about passing the mic. Hear her story about standing with others in our last video in the "Service is ..." series, which aims to share the broad definition and impact of service and civic engagement at Princeton University and beyond.
Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017
On Saturday, April 29 thousands of people are expected to converge in Washington DC for the People’s Climate March and to take part in similar marches across the country. We talk to two members of Green Princeton, Jeremy Zullow ’17 and Naomi Cohen-Shields ’20, to understand why.