The Global Switchboard Service Academy provides student leaders with the opportunity and tools to engage in meaningful community based service. Students will participate in training and have the opportunity to design and implement a service project. Participation is free, but by application only. Applications are due September 30, 2015.
While the circumstances and specifics change the US projection of military power is nothing new and neither is the controversy surrounding it. What is the US’s responsibility to the rest of the world? Is the US military a force for global good? When standing for “freedom, justice and dignity,” must the US’s motives be free of self-interest?
In modern democracy, compromise is a necessary component. This, however, relies on common ground, and voters are finding less and less of that as the election cycles go on. This leads us to question, how did such strong partisan polarization come to be? Will it lessen anytime soon? If not, should we, from an institutional standpoint, change our system to adapt […]
The Global Switchboard Service Academy provides student leaders with the opportunity and tools to engage in meaningful community based service. Students will participate in training and have the opportunity to design and implement a service project.
Our monthly community discussion series creates conversations based in international peace and human rights, joining together both local experts and members of the community for a dialogue about the global issues that are challenging our society.
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A combination of empowerment and leadership, Student Empowership is a free one-day conference focuses on providing high school and college students with concrete, skills-based training on how to become active in either student or community based organizations.