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Student of the Month

Posted On August 31, 2017

Civic Engagement has named Treshaun Hill as the Student of the Month for the month of September. Treshaun has spent his undergraduate career tirelessly investing in the Georgia State community. He demonstrates leadership, perseverance and commitment through his many volunteer positions.

As the President of the Big Brother Big Sister Georgia State University… more »

Panther Breakaway

Posted On October 18, 2016
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Students who are looking for an opportunity to volunteer and learn about a social issue over winter or spring break should consider the Panther Breakaway program. Panther Breakaway, Georgia State’s alternative break program, is offering nine unique trips this year throughout the southeast on a variety of different social issues.

Winter break trips last… more »

Castleberry Hills Mural Project

Posted On September 1, 2016
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When one thinks about community service projects, oftentimes images of feeding the homeless or picking up litter come to mind. But sometimes an idea for a service project comes along that encourages us to zoom out and take a universal look at what community service means and how it affects us.

On Saturday, August 27,… more »

Congratulations to Civic Engagement’s Graduates

Posted On May 5, 2016
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Civic Engagement would like to proudly recognize our students who graduated in the spring of 2016. Civic Engagement predicts bright futures for each of them and wishes them the best of luck post-graduation. Their laughs, hard work, dedication and smiles will be missed but certainly not forgotten.

Jirmiah Leverette served as a graduate assistant… more »

What’s New With Civic Engagement?

Posted On January 12, 2016
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Welcome back Panthers! Last year proved to be a successful and exciting year for Civic Engagement, and staff hope to bring last year’s momentum into 2016.

Last semester, Civic Engagement embarked on Panther Breakaway alternative breaks domestic trips at the end of the fall semester. Participants traveled to Birmingham, Ala. to address race relations,… more »

Congratulations to Civic Engagement’s Fall Graduate

Posted On November 30, 2015
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Civic Engagement proudly recognizes our Fall 2015 graduate, Hala Abdullahi, who will be accepting her degree this December. We predict a bright future for Hala as she embarks on her post-college career.

Hala Abdullahi, an accounting major, transferred from Georgia Perimeter College to Georgia State University in the Fall of 2013.

..transferring was… more »

Holiday Canned Food Drive

Posted On October 29, 2015
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Civic Engagement proudly supports 11 Alive News Station’s 33rd Annual Can-A-Thon on December 4, 2015. Civic Engagement, in collaboration with Alumni, Athletics, Dining Services, Facilities, Housing, Greek Life and Spotlight, is working to encourage all the departments at Georgia State University to start collecting can goods in order to make a significant food donation to… more »

Panther Breakaway International 2016

Posted On October 16, 2015
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Panther Breakaway, a Georgia State University student organization advised by Civic Engagement, will be leading a service trip to Costa Rica during the 2016 spring break as part of their international service initiative.

Last year, a group of eight students and two staff from Georgia State visited the El Guayabo primary school in Santa… more »

Volunteer Spotlight

Posted On June 30, 2015
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Civic Engagement proudly acknowledges Kibrten Hailu, a health informatics major, in our volunteer spotlight. Kibrten has been working as a federal work study student (community service component) since her freshman year at Georgia State University. She is currently employed with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Kibrten originally began her college career as… more »