March 30, 2015
David Bornstein and the Symposium for Civic Engagement

David Bornstein, New York Times writer and thought leader in social innovation, will deliver a keynote address on “The Possible Nation: Practical Ideas for Building a Better Society" on Monday, March 30th, at 4pm in Bauer Hall, Room 210. 

The lecture will be followed by a book signing and reception at 5pm.  During this time, the Symposium for Civic Engagement will take place on the 2nd floor balcony of Bauer Hall.  Students, faculty, and staff will be available to talk with attendees about their civic and community engagement initiatives, ranging from community-based courses to service projects to long-term partnerships with impact in St. Louis and beyond.
The Gephardt Institute for Public Service is sponsoring the evening’s events along with co-sponsors Apple, Brown School, Dell, and Skandalaris Center.
For questions or to RSVP for the event, please email
April 01, 2015
Goldman Fellows Application Deadline

The Goldman Fellows Program is a unique opportunity for undergraduates to spend a summer in St. Louis with other WU students who care about the St. Louis community.

Learn more about the program and how to apply here.

April 10, 2015
Civic Engagement Fund Round 5 Deadline

The Gephardt Institute’s Civic Engagement Fund provides support for service projects and community engagement events throughout the year. All students (undergraduate, graduate, and professional), faculty and staff are eligible to apply for group or individual service projects. Funding amounts are variable based on the budget, duration, and scope of the project. Most grants do not exceed $500.

Learn more about the fund here.

April 23, 2015
Ethic of Service Awards
5:30pm-9:00pm, Knight Center Dining Room

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