Get Involved

How will you connect?

At the Appalachian Center for Civic Life, we believe you have the skills, knowledge, and understanding to be an active and engaged citizen of this place and to make a meaningful difference in the community. Check out the project opportunities below or stop by and see us to learn how you can connect your passions to civic engagement!

Civic Leader Scholars work with Rivers Way Civic Leader Scholars work with Rivers Way

E&H Students and members from the community come together to engage in interactive exercises at C.H.A.T.S.. E&H Students and members from the community come together to engage in interactive exercises at C.H.A.T.S..

Intentional Break Program

Students at Blue Ridge Discovery Center during Intentional Spring Break '22

 

Want to do something meaningful over Spring Break? Apply today.

The Intentional Break Program at Emory & Henry gives students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to travel regionally and nationally over fall and spring break to:

  • engage in community-identified service
  • immerse themselves into another culture
  • live simply and grow in relationships
  • learn about and consider solutions to broader social issues

Join us for Intentional Spring Break ’24 in Dahlonega, Georgia!!

Dates: March 2-7, 2024

Reach out to Ty Smith for more information.

Scan the QR code to apply today!!

Ongoing Civic Engagement Projects 

Want to make a difference while at Emory & Henry? Get Involved in any of the projects below.

Civic Leader Scholars

Civic Leader Scholar Retreat Spring 2022 Civic Leader Scholars is a student organization that anyone is welcome to join. Civic Leader Scholars work to raise awareness about social issues on campus by planning and carrying out lyceum events and civic engagement projects, all while designing reflection activities that give participants the opportunity to connect what their learning and doing with long-term solutions to social problems.

Apply to join Civic Leader Scholars

Connect with us:

Do you have an idea for a different project? All ideas are welcome!

Contact Ty Smith, Coordinator of Civic Life - tbsmith@emoryhenry.edu