- Community Engagement Ambassadors
Community Engagement Ambassadors
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The Community Engagement Ambassadors are…
- Campus leaders
- Peer educators
- Dedicated to service
…in the UD community, and beyond.
They engage the undergraduate student body in community engagement and service, while strengthening and expanding student awareness and involvement in community engagement.
Applications for the 2018-2019 Ambassador program are now open.
To contact the Community Engagement Ambassadors, email: BlueHensEngage@udel.edu
To see how our Ambassadors have engaged in service during their time at UD, check out their blog posts below!
Last Week to Apply to Be a Community Engagement Ambassadors April 2, 2018
Calling all exceptional students! Community Engagement Ambassadors are campus leaders, peer educators, and innovators in the University community. They are committed to expanding involvement in community engagement to every UD student, regardless of major or year. If you think you would make an excellent leader in community engagement, apply today! Don’t delay! Application closes April…
The Volunteer’s Guide to Self-Care February 26, 2018
Sometimes it is challenging to balance your personal needs with the demands of your service project. Truth be told, you cannot effectively engage in service without properly taking care of yourself.
Three Unexpected Things about Service December 21, 2017
Study abroad is one of those once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to travel the world with your friends, meet new people from new places, and gain a new perspective of the world. It also is a great opportunity to be involved in service. During my adventurous semester in Barcelona, I knew it…
The Continuum of Community Service December 19, 2017
What Is the Continuum of Community Service? Community service is about viewing the world through a different set of lenses. It is about moving out of your comfort zone and helping those that are less privileged than you. I view community service as if it were on a continuum. Wherever you stand on the continuum,…
Engaging with Diverse Communities December 14, 2017
The Value of Community Service Community Service is something a lot of individuals get involved in with hopes of making a positive impact and giving back to our local communities. Often times, we underestimate the effect community service can have on our lives. It is an experience that can lead us to discover new passions,…
Service Redefined December 12, 2017
The Stigma of Service The definition of “service” is strikingly surprising to the general population, especially the student population on our campus. In my time as a Community Engagement Ambassador and a member of the service-heavy Blue Hen Leadership Program, I have heard many interpretations of service falling along the lines of “volunteering” or “getting…
Service Starts with One Small Step December 7, 2017
Sometimes, We Think Too Big Too often in the realm of community service we think too big. We want to feed the hungry, cure the sick, shelter the homeless and fix the environment. These are admirable goals, and the inherent nobility of pursuing them is undeniably an important factor in what drives us to serve…
How to Find Your Passion in Service: The First Steps December 5, 2017
As with any new experience, entering the world of community service can seem like a daunting task. You might be overwhelmed by all of the different issues you see every day in your community and find it hard to know where to begin. Or maybe it’s something you’ve never really thought much about before, but…