Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for SCI courses, projects, and Co-Curricular Programming! SC designation includes access to grant support for Scholar-Citizen learning activities, projects, and co-curricular programming.
These grants might be used to pay for:
- Providing students with financial assistance to attend conferences, workshops, seminars, and meetings outside the classroom.
- Bringing guest speakers to campus to address several classes or the entire college community.
- Local field trips, etc. including trips to facilitate student career exploration
Congratulations to our 2013 Scholar-Citizen Highlander in Action award recipients!
In early March of 2013, the Scholar-Citizen Steering Committee voted to implement an award program that would directly support students in their pursuit of transformative learning experiences such as study abroad experiences, international internships, domestic internships, and community based learning or scholarship. More ...
College Affordability Speaker Series: Dr. Richard Vedder, “The Future Challenges of American Higher Education”
Monday Oct 1
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Dr. Richard Vedder is Director of the Center for College Affordability and Productivity, distinguished Professor of Economics at Ohio University, and a visiting scholar at the American Enterprise Institute.
Dr. Vedder is the author of Going Broke By Degrees: Why College Costs Too Much, and he has written and lectured widely on the cost of higher education. He received a BA from Northwestern University and a MA and PhD from the University of Illinois.
Questions? Comments? Let us know what's on your mind!
Dr. Erin Webster-Garrett
Director, Scholar-Citizen Initiative