Serve and Learn is an incredible opportunity for first-year students to become a part of the Vermillion and USD community! Participants will take part in educational and service opportunities focused on how the Vermillion community promotes food security. Additionally, Serve and Learn includes fun experiences that promote local business/organizations while forming deep friendships among participants, … Continue reading Serve and Learn 2018
Join AWOL on our Alternative Weekend on March 24th! We will be serving with the Boy's and Girl's Club in Brookings, SD. The cost will be $5. We hope to see you there! Please register at https://tinyurl.com/altweekend
The applications for the executive board and site leading positions are now open! They will close March 16th. All applicants will be interviewed the following week. Executive Board: The leadership positions within the AWOL program require a serious year-long commitment including training, weekly meetings, participant development sessions, public relations, fundraising events and frequent reporting for funding … Continue reading 2018-2019 Executive Board and Site Leader Applications
The 2017-2018 academic year was incredible! We want to highlight some of the service and memories from our Alternative Breaks. Keep reading to see some of the impact that AWOL had on students, communities, and USD! Winter Alternative Breaks: Nashville (Urban Poverty): We had the opportunity to work with several community organizations who worked with the … Continue reading AWOL Highlights from 2017-2018
AWOL has spots available on several of our trips so we are reopening applications! Sauk Centre has room for several additional participants. There is one spot available on the Rosebud and Conservation breaks. Please share with your friends! Please use this link to apply: https://tinyurl.com/AWOLaltbreak Spring Break: Sauk Centre, MN - Issues facing people with … Continue reading Reopening Spring/Summer Break Applications
Join AWOL on our first Alternative Weekend of the semester! We will be traveling to Yankton on February 3rd to serve with Pathways Homeless Shelter from 8:30 to 5pm. The cost will be $5 dollars with lunch and transportation included. This will be a great opportunity to get involved with AWOL and to serve with … Continue reading February Alternative Weekend
Join AWOL on Thursday from 5 to 7pm for our Spaghetti feed! The feed will be at the Vermillion Armory. All proceeds go to support our winter, spring, and summer break trips this year. Tickets are $5 for spaghetti, garlic bread, and a dessert!
AWOL has spots available on several of our trips so we are reopening applications! The application process is now on a first applied, first considered basis. Please share with your friends! Please use this link to apply: tinyurl.com/AWOlapplication Here are the trips that are being reopened: Winter Break: St. Louis - Education Minneapolis - Issues … Continue reading Reopening Applications
AWOL's first Alternative Weekend is just around the corner! These weekend trips are wonderful opportunities to get involved in your local community! This trip will be September 30th in Sioux City, IA. The cost is only $5! Please apply at https://tinyurl.com/altweekend Also, if you haven't applied for our Winter and Spring week-long trips, you still have … Continue reading Alternative Weekend on Sept. 30th!
AWOL's second Alternative Weekend break is going to Sioux Falls, SD to work with Habitat for Humanity. We will be doing construction. This service-learning opportunity takes place on October 28th and only costs $5! This is a great way to check out AWOL and what we do! Please sign up for the Alternative Weekend here: … Continue reading Alternative Weekend