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Civic Engagement

A group of students for day of service event
Day of Service Spring '16
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Student Life recognizes the power of volunteering and strives to coordinate efforts that connect the needs of the community with Waubonsee Community College students who are interested in volunteering. We seek to engage students in opportunities that will support their efforts to be productive citizens.

Civic Engagement is a fairly new term incorporating civic minded activities. It can be defined as any individual or collective effort to support the needs of a community or society through intentional outreach programs or initiatives. Click here for a more conprehensive list of definitions. Student Life strives to incorporate the various efforts into our model for teaching and programming.