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CSSH Endnotes: May 2016

Excerpts from the CSSH website full article found here. Two current CSSH students and one recent alumna have earned Fulbright scholarships. Ester Laaninen, human services and international affairs combined major, was awarded the 2016 Fulbright Scholarship to be an English Teaching Assistant in Colombia. Ester participated in an intensive academic program paired with a substantial service-learning…
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Published On: May 4, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,
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DOC London – First Impressions- Roxanne Anderson & Chrissy Beluk

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Roxanne Anderson, a student in the Human Services Program, and Chrissy Beluk, who is majoring in Sociology and Human Services, are currently on a Dialogue of Civilizations in England. Here, they recount their first days in London. excerpt By Roxanne Anderson: I am on this dialogue as a Human Services student, excited to engage in work…
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Published On: May 19, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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2016 Northeastern Commencement: President Aoun’s Remarks (highlighting Océane Langreney)

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Listen to President Aoun during the 2016 Commencement where at the 8 minute mark where he highlights Océane Langreney’s journey during her time as a Human Services major here.

Published On: May 10, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,,,,,,,,
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Education in Zambia: Why My Co-op Matters

Check out this article in The Global Journal by student Shelbe Van Winkle! Out of all the countries I’ve traveled to, studied in, or even lived in, I never thought Zambia would be the one I returned to… that was until I got here. It wasn’t the beautiful orange African sunsets, nor the marvelous wonder…
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Published On: May 9, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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Anna Butler’s story featured in The Global Journal

Change Starts With One: The Story of Modzi by Anna Butler Having been a student at Northeastern’s Boston campus for a total of three semesters, the majority of my studies were spent familiarizing myself with the global challenges I sought to alleviate. I strove to create as many experiential opportunities as possible, and was fortunate to…
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NU alumna featured in Huntington News article “Thousands walk to fundraise for sexual assault”

Check out NU alumna Kara Blue quoted in this article from the Huntington News! Walk attendee and Northeastern graduate Kara Blue has dedicated much of her time to rape prevention services. She now works for Transition House, an organization that aims to stop domestic violence. “When I go to their [Boston Area Rape Crisis Center’s]…
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Can’t-miss Northeastern events in May

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From Com­mence­ment cel­e­bra­tions to the future of health­care, here are some must-​​see events this month.   Keepin’ It Cool This laid back weekly series offers free ice cream, nov­el­ties, and tunes for those on campus during the summer months. No reg­is­tra­tion is required. It will kick off on Wednesday, May 11, at 11:45 a.m. on Cen­ten­nial Common…
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Human Services Organization and Student Veteran Organization

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Center of Community Service awards Human Services Organization and Student Veteran Organization a Student Community Service Grant.  These grants provide financial support to students and/or student organization engaging in mutually beneficial community partnerships.

Published On: May 5, 2016 | Tags: ,,,,
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Across the Globe with Service-Learning

This summer three Northeastern University faculty members will lead Dialogues of Civilization (DOC) with a service-learning component. These faculty members are charged with fostering an environment of learning and growth for their students, while respecting the country in which they are guests. Dr. Lori Gardinier will be traveling to England with students partaking in the…
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A CCS Trifecta: Three Students Awarded for Community Service Leadership at the 2016 NU Student Life Awards

This year, the Center of Community Service took the Student Life Awards by storm, showcasing the amazing work put in by students in the Center. On Thursday, April 14, the Center of Community Service recognized three exemplary students during the event for the honor of receiving the 2016 Community Service Leadership Award. Each year, since 2006, the CCS…
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