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February 2, 2019 at 6:00 pm

Find Out about AmeriCorps Opportunities at Panel Discussion, Feb. 25

What is AmeriCorps? What opportunities are available? How do students apply?

Attend an AmeriCorps Panel Discussion on Monday, Feb. 25, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Alden Library 319. Refreshments will be served.

Americorps logoAmeriCorps, the national service project, allows college students to gain full-time real world experience in their field of interest. Students are paid $13,732 per year with an educational award of $5,920 applied to past or future educational debt.

AmeriCorps is open to everyone, and applicants do not need to be a current student. Opportunities exist in all states. Positions include non-profit organizations, agencies, schools and community based-programs.

Panelists are:

  • Amy Mackey, Director Raccoon Creek Partnership and AmeriCorps volunteers Annika Gurrola and Nikki Salas
  • Shannon Stewart, Rural Action AmeriCorps Program Director
  • George Blankenhorn, Buckeye Trail Association
  • Eric Long, Com Corps, Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Community Food Initiatives
  • Cyrus Moore Ohio History Service Corps

This panel is sponsored by the Voinovich School of Leadership and

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