Jewett Center for Community Partnerships

Office of Community Service Information Sessions

Drop/Add is almost officially over and here comes the information sessions! Here is a rundown of all of the OCS program information sessions and locations: ASHA: Tuesday, September 17th 9p in Allbritton 318 SHOFCO: Tuesday, September 17th; 9-9:30p in 200 Church Traverse Square: Saturday September 14th and Sunday September 15th, 2p in Usdan 110 WesAGE:…

CCPAnniversary Series: WesSukkah Goes Up!

As the Wesleyan Sukkah goes up today, let’s take a trip back to 2009. This was the year that Wesleyan hired ARST 436: Architecture II, a service-learning course, to build a new Sukkah for the Wesleyan Community. From the course description: A Sukkah is a  temporary structure erected every fall for Sukkot – the annual…

Connecting with ENGAGE!

As Drop/Add winds down, the school year begins in earnest. As your schedule falls in to place, find some time to connect with the Office of Community Service and the Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship! Here is a rundown of where you can find us this week, and check back later this week for a…

Job Opportunity: Civic Engagement Coordinator

Here’s a job posting from CT News for a civic engagement coordinator. From the posting: This new position will play a lead role in the creation and execution of a civic engagement project, a collaborative effort between the Connecticut Mirror, the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, the Hartford Public Library and WNPR. The goal is…

Common Core Workshop

Hey future educators! Green Street Arts Center and Project to Increase Mastery of Mathematics and Science in collaboration with the State Education Resource Center is presenting their first Common Core Workshop. This two-day conference (October 11 and November 15) is a way to learn more about the Common Core State Standards. There is room for…

Center for Community Partnerships 10 Year Anniversary Series!

Hello everyone! This academic year we are coming up on the Center for Community Partnership’s tenth anniversary! The Center was created in 2004 as a way to formalize the connections between Wesleyan and Middletown. We have already posted on what the CCP is, but now we would like to highlight what the CCP has done…

Audition for Oddfellows and CHP’s OLIVER!

Maybe you have noticed the relatively low number of musicals being produced through Second Stage this semester. Maybe you are already in several a cappella groups and still need another outlet for performance. Or maybe you just want an excuse to get off campus for a few hours a week. No matter your motivation, we…

Sound Production Class at Green Street!

Interested in sound production? Green Street Arts Center is introducing a new sound production class specifically for Wesleyan students! Through this ten-week course students will learn sound production techniques in order to record a song from start to finish.  This is an incredible opportunity both for students interested in sound production and also student artists…

Senior Meeting

Don’t forget that the Career Center is hosting two Senior Meetings this week!   The Career Center’s meeting with the Senior Class will be held on: Tuesday, September 3rd | 7pm | Tishler Hall Friday, September 6th | 12:30pm | Tishler Hall ALL Seniors should attend one of the two meetings. *Senior Meeting is required for those who…

Pathways to Mindfulness and Wholeness: A Stress Reduction Course

When I was an undergraduate, I felt like I was doing absolutely everything on campus. Between jobs, classes, clubs, and real life; I felt like I was constantly being pulled in so many different directions. I know from speaking to others on campus that I’m not the only person who felt like that. At Wesleyan…