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OACS Lyft Program

Jul. 30, 2018—OACS now offers free Lyft rides for students who need to travel to their service sites! Things to know: Only rides within Davidson County will be approved through the OACS Lyft Program. The OACS Lyft Program is only for co-curricular service opportunities. Rides associated with academic credit, e.g., teaching practicums, internship courses, or academic service-learning courses, will...

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OACS Service Organization Fair SAVE THE DATE!

Jul. 30, 2018—Click here to register for the OACS Service Organization Fair by Friday, September 14  

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Local OACS DIVE: Refugee Resettlement Update

Dec. 18, 2017—  Seminar 4 The DIVE cohort were joined by Ruben De Peña, EL Family and Community Liaison with Metro Nashville Public Schools, and Rachel Haltinwanger and Hannah Hollaha, teachers in the SIFE (Students with Interrupted Formal Education) program at McMurray Middle School. Ruben, Hannah, and Rachel spoke to the specific challenges that refugee youth and...

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Oct. 6, 2017—Local OACS DIVE Programs Local OACS DIVE (Design as an Immersive Vanderbilt Experience) cohorts was formed, beginning Fall 2017, around the themes of affordable housing, the experience of displaced persons living in Nashville, and food waste. Local OACS DIVE programs provide students a unique opportunity to work together with local non-profit organizations to address community-identified...

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