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February 2015 News Archives

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Walter Murray Lecture Series: College Activism

OACS is co-sponsoring an event for the Murray Lecture Series titled “College Activism”. Join us as we reflect on the life on Angela Davis through the lens of college student activism.  

Posted by lauren.moon@vanderbilt.edu on February 20, 2015 in news


Green Dot Bystander Intervention Training Feb. 20

An interactive training designed to equip targeted participants with the necessary connection, knowledge and skill to increase their proactive and reactive bystander behaviors. Throughout the training – video, role-plays, and other exercises are utilized to maximize the level of engagement of participants and help them apply the concepts in the curriculum to their own lives…

Posted by david.brown@vanderbilt.edu on February 10, 2015 in news


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Leaders Heart Lunch with Becca Stevens

“Power In Service” Guest Speaker: Becca Stevens -Thistle Farms For more information and to sign up visit: http://www.vanderbilt.edu/leadership/programs/lhl/ Date: Thursday, February 19, 2015 Time: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Location: Student Life Center Meeting Room 1 & 2 Serving the community can have a great impact on all people.  Whether you are receiving support or losing yourself…

Posted by lauren.moon@vanderbilt.edu on January 21, 2015 in news


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 david.brown@vanderbilt.edu on December 10, 2014 in news


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Green Dot Bystander Intervention Training Feb. 20

An interactive training designed to equip targeted participants with the necessary connection, knowledge and skill to increase their proactive and reactive bystander behaviors. Throughout the training – video, role-plays, and other exercises are utilized to maximize the level of engagement of participants and help them apply the concepts in the curriculum to their own lives…

Posted by lauren.moon@vanderbilt.edu on December 1, 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 david.brown@vanderbilt.edu on November 24, 2014 in news


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Redefine – Serve Locally Connect Globally

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

Posted by david.brown@vanderbilt.edu on November 12, 2014 in news


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2015 Global Service Program Applications

Applications due December 1st! OACS Global Service 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 humble…

Posted by lauren.moon@vanderbilt.edu 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 david.brown@vanderbilt.edu on November 11, 2014 in news


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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 lauren.moon@vanderbilt.edu on October 28, 2014 in news