Service-Learning Advisory Board

Our Service-Learning Advisory Board

The Advisory Board is comprised of:

  • Community Partners
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Students
  • Center for Community & Civic Engagement staff

They meet monthly to discuss great opportunities, service-learning and volunteerism, upcoming events and news.  In addition, they vote on decision-making issues and join together to foster positive change.

Fall Dates

  • September 19th from 12:00 - 1:30 pm
  • October 17th from 12:00 - 1:30 pm
  • November 14th from 12:00 - 1:30 pm

Spring Dates

  • February 27th from 12:00 - 1:30 pm
  • March 20th from 12:00 - 1:30 pm
  • April 17th from 12:00 - 1:30 pm

September Meeting - our Italian Feast

The first advisory board luncheon of the semester started off with an Italian theme - a special thanks goes out to Oregano's for donating the meal in support of our Advisory Board. 

Some agenda items included the following:

  • Connections - discussion of events
  • Unfinished Business (from our Spring 2012 Advisory Board meetings)
    • Donation Collection Process: what it is, how it works
    • Arizona Summit on Volunteeerism & Service-Learning (Oct 26-27 at ASU West)
    • Our new department website:  MCCservicelearning.org
    • "Making a Difference Grants" - putting to vote new policies
    • Keeping our students safe with a "Student Accident Process"
  • New Business
    • District-Wide Dialogue Day (Sept 21 at Phoenix College)
    • Fingerprinting - how the Fingerprint clearance cards are affecting our students