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ACE Spotlight: Claire Tupper

September 22nd, 2017

Skylor Andrews | 9.22.17 A new school year means new blog posts! This year we will be running a monthly feature on our Advocates for Community Engagement (ACE). Each ACE will be spotlighted, giving them a chance to showcase what they’re passionate about and who they are! In this September edition, I got in touch…

Service Spotlight: Patricia Ochs

February 8th, 2016

First, I am a Big Sister at Big Brothers Big Sisters. I have been mentoring since the beginning of December and my Little’s name is Logan. He is 7 years old. So far, we have went and eaten pizza, gone to The Peanuts Movie, talked to prospective members of BBBS [at] a fundraising event at…

ICAP Spotlight: Claire Tupper

January 22nd, 2016

A Day at My Site I am working with the Iowa College Americorps Program and my primary site is the Catherine McAuley Center, located in downtown Cedar Rapids. The Catherine McAuley Center, or CMC, is a non-profit organization with two programs: an Adult Basic Education Program and a Transitional Housing Program for Women. I work…

Service Spotlight: Robert Rajic

January 13th, 2016

Warm Clothes Drive My favorite part about doing this service was that only a few weeks ago it was simply an idea. With the help of the Community Engagement Office and the Coe community I was able to make that idea into a reality. It is very inspiring for me to see the large outcome…

Service Spotlight: Sarah Sylve

December 10th, 2015

Boys & Girls Club Where do you do your service? I do service for the Boys and Girls Club of Cedar Rapids. Their mission is “to inspire and enable all young people, especially those that need us most to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizen.” They offer a safe space and activities…