Volume 2016 / Issue 1                                                                                View this email in your browser
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It's springtime at Civic House! Gain inspiration from fellow alumni across the country, and check out ways to stay involved and see what current students are up to!
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Justice! On What Terms? Lecture


Please join us for Civic House's 2016 Alvin P. Gutman Public Scholar Lecture, Justice! On What Terms? Critical Consciousness and the Promise of Community Transformation, presented by Dr. David Stovall on March 16th at 7 PM in the Bodek Lounge of Houston Hall

RSVP on Facebook here.

Student Spotlight: Emily Grablutz, Class of 2016


Emily is a Civic House Community Engagement intern at the Aquinas Center.

"It's been really exciting because I feel like it's allowed me to apply what I learned through my majors, as well as given me an opportunity to help teach an ESL class, which is what I hope to pursue as a career." Read more.

 

Boston Alumni Happy Hour
Tuesday, March 22nd 6:30pm


Join Civic House Director David Grossman, Associate Director Elizabeth Cannon and Boston-based co-hosts Megan Russo '15 and Ali Huberlie '11 and our civically-minded Boston alumni to reconnect over food and drinks.  Join us at Tavern in the Square (Central Square).

RSVP here.

Alumni & Senior Reception
Friday, May 13th
6pm


It's always a blast to reconnect with returning alums at our annual Alumni & Senior Reception Friday, May 13th at 6pm.  Join us for drinks, food and great company as we celebrate our community-engaged graduating seniors and returning alums.

RSVP here.

Alumni Spotlight: Mark Pan, Civic Scholars '11


In addition to being a member of the first cohort of Civic Scholars, Mark also was involved with CityStep, and established the Social Justice committee of the Undergraduate Assembly. He is currently a Partnerships Strategist at Newsela.

Mark's fondest memories of Civic House were the "culture of excitement and social innovation." Read more.

New Student Blog:
Seeds to Revolution


Civic House is proud to announce the launch of our blog, Seeds to Revolution!

In our first blog post, Megan Elizabeth Russo, one of our alumni and a former student staff member, writes about the experience of low-income students at elite universities.

Alumni Mentors


Our alumni work in a variety of public interest careers including healthcare, education, policy, and law.  Are you engaged in a career working for the common good?  

To share your story with a current student, fill out this alumni mentor form!
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