August 2009 Archives
Volunteer with Great River Greening by participating in their Afton State Park Acorn Planting Event. It will be held on Saturday, September 19th. Volunteers will take an interpretive hike along the St. Croix River which will culminate with each volunteer planting an acorn.
For more information and ways to register click here.
The University of Minnesota does a great job welcoming first-year students to campus, but what about the upper class students in the neighborhoods? You can help make a difference in just 2 hours! We're searching for students to "Meet & Greet" student renters in the surrounding neighborhoods together with University Administrators, Staff, Faculty, Homeowners, Landlords, City Staff, and Businesses on September 2nd, 3rd, and 4th. Groups will doorknock student rental houses and share information about living in the neighborhood and being a good neighbor. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Kendre Turonie in the Office for Student Affairs at 62-625-8939 by August 28th to volunteer or for more information.
Student Veterans and Service Members - get paid for your internship! If you have an internship that is unpaid or low-paid (less than $1800 a semester), you may be eligible for a U of M Student Veterans and Service Members Internship Grant! Find all the details and application instructions here.
Project Legos is currently hiring interns and facilitators for the fall.
Find more information here.
Volunteer or intern with Urban 4-H Youth Development during the 2009/2010 school year. Gain leadership skills as you plan programs for youth to drive their own learning.
For more information click here.