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Civic Dialogue

Engaging in thoughtful dialogue and listening is a key element of productive community engagement. Dialogue-focused community engagement recognizes the inherent interdependence of community life and the inequalities that shape that interdependence. Our various community engagement programs, like Service-Learning Work Study, …

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Service Leadership Work-Study (SLWS)

Fall Application Deadline: Sunday, August 27th

Supported by funds from Federal Department of Education, alumni donors, and the Grinnell College operating budget, the Service Leadership Work-Study Program provides students with paid opportunities to serve local non-profits working on a range …

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Civic Demonstration, Organizing & Activism

The Center for Careers, Life, and Service emphasizes the democratic aspect of community engagement.
Democracy is the practice of collaborating with different people in order to build inclusive and
equitable communities. Our interest in supporting democratic engagement includes supporting
traditional …

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