Jewett Center for Community Partnerships

CCP10 Series: The Archaeology of Everyday Life

I would hazard a guess that even if you have never gotten a Noramel or a philly cheese steak from Neon Deli, you still probably know where it is on campus. However, did you know that Neon Deli actually sits on the point of a geographic area called the Beman Triangle? More importantly, do you…

Job Opportunity: Van Drivers Needed

The Office of Community Service is looking for a few more van drivers for this semester! If you are 2o or older, hold a valid U.S. license and have more than two years of driving experience, you are eligible to be an OCS van driver! We need drivers for the following shifts (preference will be…

Marching On: A Conference on Gun Violence Prevention

This Saturday, the Wesleyan Association for Christian Thinkers and the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life are hosting a conference on gun violence prevention. Speakers include Wesleyan professor J. Donald Moon and Mayor Daniel Drew. Sessions include a review of the 2013 legislative session and an overview of gun violence in Connecticut today, issues of…

Fellowship Opportunity: Hatua Likoni Grant Writing Fellowship

Wesleyan alums should take note of this incredibly opportunity to gain experience while seeing the world! Hatua Likoni is a community NGO working to reduce unemployment and poverty in Likoni, Mombasa. Through scholarships, mentoring and career guidance, Hatua helps Likoni’s top students gain the skills, credentials and networks they need to contribute to and benefit…

Career Center Information Sessions

Interested in education on the national or global scale? The Wesleyan Career Center has two great opportunities coming your way this week! Teach for China Information Session Teach for China (TFC) is a non-profit organization established in 2008. It takes an unique approach in eliminating education inequality in China by enlisting the U.S. and China’s…

WesCFPA Events!

Information Session! The Wesleyan Connecticut Forests and Parks Association would like to invite you to their first meeting of the year! Come to the Office of Community Service (Allbritton room 318) on Thursday, September 26 at 12:00p. From Miranda Linsky, WesCFPA’s coordinator: If you signed up at the Community Engagement Fair or the Student Activities…

Wesleyan Around the World

At Wesleyan we pride ourselves on having a global perspective. There are numbers we use to bolster this claim, including the percentage of our student body that is international, the high percentage of students who go abroad during their time here, and so on. But if only there was a way to graphically represent Wesleyan’s…

CSPL Presents “Crisis in the Middle East”

The Center for the Study of Public Life is organizing this panel discussion on recent developments in the Middle East. Hear panelists speak on the central question: Why have the hopes of the Arab Spring reached the current impasse, and what can be done to avoid further violence? Learn more about this discussion on the…