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April 11, 2023 — LAWRENCE — Cherin Russell, a junior in English, is KU’s Newman Civic Fellow for 2023-2024. She is from Lawrence and a graduate of Lawrence High School.
December 12, 2022 — LAWRENCE — The KU Center for Service Learning will host the third annual virtual Summit on Community-Engaged Learning and Scholarship (CELS) from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Jan. 12, 2023. The CELS Summit will feature keynote speaker Beronda Montgomery.
October 4, 2022 — LAWRENCE — Traditionally, voter registration and turnout is higher in presidential election years compared with midterm years. However, the University of Kansas’ 2014, 2018 and 2020 consolidated report from the National Study of Learning, Voting, and Engagement (NSLVE) indicates an upward trend in student voter registration and turnout for midterm years 2014 and 2018.
September 20, 2022 — Kansas City, Kansas — Forty-nine days away from Election Day and voters are getting a reminder about registering to vote on National Voter Registration Day. The biggest takeaway for voters in both Kansas and Missouri is to know where you will be voting in the general election, and when that registration deadline is for where you live.
September 14, 2022— In this interview with Dr. Stites on the University of Kansas Health System’s Morning Medical Update, Dr. Jomella Watson-Thompson, Dr. Robert Winfield, Juliann Vanliew, Damon Daniel, and Olivia Desmarais discuss the Youth Violence Prevention Center-Kansas City, a CDC National Center of Excellence on Youth Violence Prevention (one of 5 in the nation) and efforts to evaluate, examine, and offer supports to address youth violence in our communities.
September 9, 2022 — LAWRENCE — The Educate & Act series, led by The Commons, the Center for Service Learning and the Emily Taylor Center for Women & Gender Equity at the University of Kansas, will host three virtual events this fall for students, staff and faculty.
May 16, 2022 — LAWRENCE — The Center for Service Learning at the University of Kansas has announced the 2022 Excellence in Service Learning award recipients and selected the winners of this year’s Service Showcase presentation competition.
April 13, 2022 — LAWRENCE — Abeer Iqbal, a junior majoring in behavioral neuroscience with a minor in social justice in the U.S., is KU’s Newman Civic Fellow for 2022-2023.
March 23, 2022 — LAWRENCE — Students, scholars, activists and area professionals will share short presentations about their research and practice as part of a global effort to facilitate discussion around solutions and education for the climate crisis.
February 9, 2022 — LAWRENCE — Members of the University of Kansas community are invited to join the Center for Service Learning and others in promoting civic engagement at KU in preparation for the 2022 midterm election cycle by becoming a Civic Engagement Ambassador.
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