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Pre-Service Training Launches at 7 Service Corps Colleges!

September 17, 2013 | Members, News

On Friday, September 13, the Pre-Service Training launched at our 7 participating colleges. Students enjoyed a theatrical piece performed by the CUNY Creative Arts Team as well as team-building activities. During the next two weeks, Service Corps students will participate in the program’s mandatory 14-hour training, which explores civic engagement and workplace readiness.

CUNY Service Corps Matching Fair is a Smashing Success

September 17, 2013 | Members, News

On Thursday, August 22, over 700 members of the CUNY Service Corps met with community partner representatives at a Matching Fair, which took place at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Both students and community partners introduced themselves to one another…

Message From Interim Chancellor

September 3, 2013 | News

Since its origin as the Free Academy in 1847, The City University of New York has embraced its mission to educate

Service Corps Projects

March 6, 2013 | News

The Service Corps is organized around themes that represent both opportunity and need: • A Healthier City: Corps members will address important community and public health issues, such as chronic disease management, childhood obesity, lead poisoning prevention, infant mortality, violence prevention, nutrition, and food security. • A More Resilient and Greener City: Students will support […]

Students recruitment will begin in April 2013

March 5, 2013 | News

Thank you for your interest in the CUNY Service Corps. The newly-created Service Corps will give students like you the chance to play a role in improving New York City’s future — while gaining real-work experience and getting paid. As a Service Corps student, you will become a member of a prestigious University community practicing […]