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December 2014 News Archives

Vanderbilt Model UN is top-ranked!

Vanderbilt has been recognized as #17 in the nation regarding collegiate Model UN rankings by Best Delegate. OACS congratulates the Vanderbilt International Relations Association (VIRA) for this wonderful achievement. See this link to learn more about the important accomplishment. Great job everyone!

Posted by on December 10, 2014 in news

Global Application Deadline Extended to Dec. 1

The application deadline for the global service immersion programs has been extended to Monday, December 1st. Please visit the webpage here for more information on individual programs and consider applying.

Posted by on November 24, 2014 in news

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2015 Global Service Immersion Program Applications

Applications due December 1st! OACS Global Service Immersion Programs challenge students to question their perspectives and roles in the shared human experience through pre-service curriculum, intensive service immersion, post-service skills application, and continuous reflection. The programs are prudently planned in order to best facilitate students’ abilities to connect meaningfully with people different from themselves through…

Posted by on November 12, 2014 in news

Redefine – Serve Locally Connect Globally

The Redefine Program has launched in partnership with ISSS and interested students should read the main page!

Posted by on November 11, 2014 in news


Nichols Humanitarian Fund

Since it was established, the Fund has awarded scholarships to 186 Vanderbilt students to enable them to go on humanitarian missions to virtually every part of the world. Applications are now available. Click here for more information.  

Posted by on October 28, 2014 in news

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VIEW applications now online!

Click here for more information on the VIEW Program!

Posted by on October 28, 2014 in news

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Leaders Heart Lunch with Oasis CEO

  “Servant Leadership” Guest Speaker: Tom Ward, President and CEO, Oasis Center Ever wonder what it means to serve others? Why is servant leadership so important when it comes to inspiring others? Join us and find out what servant leadership looks like from the experience of our guest. Date: Monday, October 6 Time: 12:30 –…

Posted by on September 16, 2014 in news

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Seigenthaler Exhibit – 8/29/14, BCC, Noon

Please join us for a Photo Exhibit and Commemoration of John Seigenthaler by Professor Lucious Outlaw All are invited to come and observe the new exhibit and celebrate the commemoration! Friday, August 29th, 12 Noon Black Cultural Center Exhibit on display September 29th – October 5th

Posted by on August 25, 2014 in news

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OACS Community Service Fair

The OACS Community Service Fair is an annual event for first-year students and returning students to learn about opportunities for service, volunteerism, and active citizenship at Vanderbilt.  The event is an opportunity to meet service leaders on campus who are guiding various service efforts and hear more about the types of issues being explored and addressed in…

Posted by on August 19, 2014 in news

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Fall Weekend of Service

Posted by on August 19, 2014 in news