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Creative Arts Team Prepares to Culminate Service Corps Pre-Service Training on September 5!

August 28, 2014 | News

On September 5, 2014, the CUNY Service Corps will hold its University-wide launch at BMCC.  The 820 CUNY students in our 2014-15 cohort, along with community partner representatives and CUNY stakeholders, will come together to celebrate what it means to be a member of this important University program.  Students will also culminate their pre-service training […]

Pre-Service Training for 2014-15 Service Corps Students is Underway

August 28, 2014 | homepage, Members, News

This week students from our 8 participating colleges have been immersed in pre-service training, which they are required to complete before their service placements begin in the fall.  Congratulations to our Service Corps members for fully engaging during these important training sessions and preparing to successfully serve in New York City this year.

Service Corps Honored at MCU Park

July 21, 2014 | News

Once a year at a Brooklyn Cyclones game in MCU Park in July, “CUNY Night” happens.  On this night, students and staff from the City University of New York gather for a shared experience of cheering on the home team, networking, and enjoying the festive backdrop of Coney Island.  Every year CUNY salutes a special […]

Work Study Position Available through NYC Managerial Employees Association

July 21, 2014 | Opportunities

New York City Managerial Employees Association is offering two internship positions. Interns who qualify for federal work study will be paid at the rate of $7.25 an hour and work up to 20 hours per week. For more information about these positions, please contact Michelle Centeno, Recording Secretary, 917-635-6158, macenteno@optonline.net. Career Development Program Intern – […]

Volunteer at the Damon Runyan 5K

July 21, 2014 | Opportunities

Damon Runyun 5K at Yankee Stadium / Run/Walk for Cancer Research – There are a myriad of volunteer positions for the Runyon 5K. Volunteers are asked to report to Yankee Stadium at 7:00 am on event day (August 3) and will stay until about 2:00 pm. Breakfast and lunch will be included along with a […]

Give back through EmergeNYC!

July 21, 2014 | Opportunities

NYC Service – NYC Service, an agency within the NYC Mayor’s Office, is comprised of 20 diverse and innovative initiatives that aim to more easily connect New Yorkers to service opportunities, target volunteers to address the City’s greatest needs, and promote service as a core part of what it means to be a citizen of […]

Job Opportunity with the NYC Civic Corps

July 21, 2014 | Opportunities

NYC Service – NYC Service, an agency within the NYC Mayor’s Office, is comprised of 20 diverse and innovative initiatives that aim to more easily connect New Yorkers to service opportunities, target volunteers to address the City’s greatest needs, and promote service as a core part of what it means to be a citizen of […]

Volunteer Opportunities with New Alternatives for Children

July 21, 2014 | Opportunities

New Alternatives for Children Family Picnic at Central Park on Saturday, July 28, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm – NAC is in need of approximately 20 volunteers for two-hour shifts (10:00 am to 12:00 pm, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm). If you are interested in this opportunity, please email Lindsay Edgcomb at ledgcomb@nackidscan.org. Annual […]

Service Corps Profiled in CUNY TV’s “Study with the Best”

June 30, 2014 | News

The inaugural year of the Service Corps was profiled in a recent segment of CUNY TV’s Study with the Best.

Student Spotlight – Madeline Vera, Lehman College, Lehman Adult Learning Center

June 24, 2014 | Members, News

In her own words: This year I have encountered many challenges. One the most challenging was the death of my great aunt. This was difficult because she raised me, and I was living with her. However, something great was in progress at the same time as my great aunt’s passing. Training for CUNY Service Corps […]