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Students have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the global conceptualization of community service, comparing and contrasting across cultures. This is done thematically through partnership between OACS, ISSS, and the Nashville Food Project. Students will serve with a non-profit organization that is delivering real impact in Nashville through its mission of cultivating community and alleviating hunger….

Posted on October 25, 2016 in featured, news,

Global Service Programs Accepting Applications!

OACS Global Service Programs challenge students to question their perspectives and roles in the shared human experience through pre-service curriculum, intensive service, 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 engagement and reciprocal dialogues within…

Posted on October 17, 2016 in news

Early Voting for the General Election

Early voting in Davidson County begins Wednesday, Oct. 19, and runs through Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016. Individuals who are registered to vote in Davidson County may cast their ballot for the General Election (including U.S. President) at any of the polling locations open during the early voting period. Individuals choosing to cast a ballot during…

Posted on October 17, 2016 in news

International Day of Peace, September 21

The United Nations International Day of Peace, September 21, provides an opportunity for all humanity to come together, in spirit and in action, to forward the ideals of and conditions for peace. This global day is observed by hundreds of millions of citizens in cities, towns and villages worldwide, and thousands of NGOs, as well…

Posted on September 19, 2016 in news

Fall Weekend of Service, September 9-11

The Fall Weekend of Service provides an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to engage with the Nashville community through service projects with local nonprofits and community partners. Service projects throughout Nashville will take place on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, September 9th-11th and together will make a meaningful impact with our local community. We are currently accepting…

Posted on September 8, 2016 in news

Constitution and Citizenship Week, Sep. 12-16

Constitution and Citizenship Week will be September 12-16, 2016. Please see the following PDF for an enlarged image detailing the week’s activities and feel free to contact OACS for more information. Constitution Week Poster

Posted on September 6, 2016 in news

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