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Leadership, Service and Civic Engagement
SLCE Updates for Fall 2021
During the summer, the Student Leadership and Civic Engagement team is working mainly remotely, with staff in the physical office in Student Center East only on Thursdays. We will be back on campus during regular business hours, 9am to 5pm Mondays through Fridays, starting Monday, August 23. Please call 312-996-4500 or email email@example.com to contact members of our team, and to schedule virtual meetings as needed.
Looking to get involved with SLCE this upcoming fall semester? Visit here for all relevant links, or see below for upcoming dates and deadlines for the start of the fall semester:
Welcome Service Project – Friday, August 20, 2021, planned to be on- or near-campus and in-person – Visit go.uic.edu/welcome to register
Leadership and Service Expo at the Involvement Fair – Tuesday, August 31 to Thursday, September 2, on-campus and in-person – Visit slce.uic.edu/service/expo for a list of community partners in attendance
Make Mondays Matter – First Monday of each month, planned to be on-campus and in-person – Visit service.uic.edu to register
Get Involved with Volunteer Experiences (GIVE) – Second Saturday of each month, planned to be off-campus and in-person – Visit service.uic.edu to register
Service Leaders Program – Meetings Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30pm, likely a mix of in-person and virtual – Apply by 9/8 at go.uic.edu/ServiceLeaders
Service Roundtable Meetings – Third Monday of each month at 7:30pm, virtual – visit slce.uic.edu/service/service-focused-student-organizations to learn more
National Voter Registration Day – Tuesday, September 28, 11am-1pm, on-campus and in-person – stop by the Quad for voter registration, education, and fun goodies
Ignite Leadership Experience – Thursdays, 4-6pm, 9/23 through 10/28, planned to be on-campus and in-person – Apply by 9/8 at go.uic.edu/IgniteLeadership
Leadership Book Club – Four Tuesdays at 8pm throughout the semester, virtual – Visit go.uic.edu/bookclub for specific dates and book details, and to register
FlashPoint Leadership Experience – Saturday, October 23, planned to be on-campus and in-person – Visit go.uic.edu/flashpoint to register
Leadership Workshop series – One session per month – Virtual with varying topics: slce.uic.edu/leadership/workshops
LeadershipUIC – Full-year capstone program for students in their last year at UIC, some Fridays 12-3pm, planned to be in-person on- and off-campus – Apply by 8/13 at go.uic.edu/LeadershipUIC
To learn more about the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), and the impact on UIC policies and procedures, as well as other details, visit the below link.
Student Engagement at UIC
No matter where you are, who you are, or how different this semester may look or feel, the Student Engagement team, including Student Leadership and Civic Engagement, is here for you!