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 ...
Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow, Susan Clampitt
Monday Oct 29 - Friday Nov 2
Contact Timothy Filbert, Assistant Director of Community Engagement, to schedule a classroom visit or talk with Ms. Clampitt.
Nonprofit leader; public media, philanthropy, women’s leadership, and nonprofit management
A leader in the arts, education, politics, public broadcasting, and academia, Susan Clampitt has served as consultant on leadership issues and strategic planning for dozens of noted organizations. She was previously Executive Director and General Manager of WAMU-FM in Washington, DC, one of the country’s leading NPR stations. Ms. Clampitt also worked in the White House as Director of Women's Appointments and as Director of Arts and Humanities Appointments and served as Deputy Chairman at the National Endowment for the Arts and Associate Administrator at the U.S. General Services Administration. She serves on a number of national boards, including the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice and Arena Stage. A Helen Hayes Awards Judge, she has been a recipient of FastCompany magazine’s Fast 50 award and the Mayor’s Arts Award; she has also been an Aspen Institute Fellow.
Topics: Women’s leadership; public media; business transformation.
Questions? Comments? Let us know what's on your mind!
Dr. Erin Webster-Garrett
Director, Scholar-Citizen Initiative