Help Make a Difference in Puerto Rico via Study Abroad Class
The ACES/Engineering Global Service Learning Disaster Relief Projects: Hurricane Maria course offers a faculty-led study abroad tour to Puerto Rico that is designed to develop a pathway toward sustainable responses for disaster relief efforts. Students in the class will investigate cultural, political, and social factors that preceded recent events in Puerto Rico and will work toward solutions. The travel period during the course will take place during spring break. Info sessions about the class will take place at the below times and locations, and free pizza will be provided. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for inquiries.
Nov. 30; Noon
ACES Library, Sims Room
Dec. 1; Noon
Materials Science and Engineering Building, Room 4101
Submit Project Proposals for Future Learning Center
Application Deadline: Dec. 1
The College of Education O'Leary Learning Center is seeking up to 10 interdisciplinary projects from students who are interested in using the collaborative space starting in the spring of 2018. The projects will showcase the interdisciplinary and collaborative research that will take place within the center. Selected project proposals will receive $1,000 of funding support. Learn more...
Illinois Undergraduate Research Ambassador Program
Application Deadline: Dec. 3
The Office of Undergraduate Research is seeking motivated and experienced undergraduate researchers to participate in the new Illinois Undergraduate Research Ambassadors program. Selected ambassadors will promote undergraduate research on the Illinois campus and help the office develop and maintain student-focused programs that represent the diverse array of disciplines on campus. Learn more and email email@example.com for inquiries.
Support Toys for Tots Drive this Holiday Season
Donation Deadline: Dec. 15
Toys for Tots donation boxes will be located throughout the Education building until the middle of December. Bring in quality toys for children and place them in the boxes located in Office 110, in the north and south lobbies, and next to the north and south elevator doors on all floors of the building. Learn more about Toys for Tots donations.
Serve as Campus Leader by Becoming Social Justice Peer Educator
Application Deadline: Dec. 21
Applications are being accepted for students who are interested in becoming a workshop facilitator for the Social Justice Educator Paraprofessional Program. This program provides students with the opportunity to broaden their understanding of diversity and social justice issues, create and maintain a welcoming and safe campus environment, and develop interpersonal communication skills. Through training, participants will learn how to facilitate and develop interactive and educational workshops. Apply or contact Teryl Brewster at firstname.lastname@example.org for inquiries.
ICTM Offering Annual Scholarships in Mathematics Education
Application Deadline: March 6, 2018
The Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics is offering a minimum of two and a maximum of five awards of $1,500 to help defray educational expenses for students studying mathematics. Learn more...
Discover New Campus Areas to Work via Illini Spaces™
A change of scenery can often help students' working environment. Illini Spaces allows students to filter their choice of campus spots to work and study based on the type of space and resources needed, as well as by the desired location, hours, and noise level. Learn more...