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Leadership Distinction: Community Service

Sample Enhancement Activities

Note: This list is provided solely to give examples. Students should select activities available and appropriate for their community service interests.


Conference Examples
  • South Carolina Association for the Education of Young Children Fall Conference, Columbia Convention Center, October 4-6, 2012
  • Health Equity in the 21st Century: Saving the Next Generation (James E Clyburn Health Disparities Lecture program expanded), Marriott Courtyard, Columbia, SC, April 28-29, 2012

Council/government Meeting Examples (off campus)
  • Richland County Council
  • Central SC Habitat for Humanity
  • Hunger Action Council (Harvest Hope Food Bank)

Committee Work/Events Examples (on campus)
  • Carolina Service Council
  • Green Opportunities Fair, November 8, 2012, Green Quad
  • The Greater Good, November 1, 2012, Capstone Campus Room

Community Oriented Student Organization Examples
  • Greek Programming Board: Carolina-Clemson Blood Drive

Lecture Examples
  • The Civil Rights Movement in the Palmetto State, January 18, 2012, Dr. Bobby Donaldson, SC Honors College
  • Global Hunger: Its Causes and Solutions, September 30, 2009, Ruth Messinger, Moore School of Business
  • Unheard Voices, January 25, 2012, Melissa Fitzgerald, Rule of Law Collaborative\

Work Shop Examples
  • Serve Carolina Workshop, January 2013, Community Service Programs
  • Service Leadership Institute, August 19-22, 2012, Offices of Community Service and Leadership Programs
Beyond the Classroom Experiences Database

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