Faculty and staff in the Academic Skills Center support Walden University’s mission of social change. Throughout the United States and across the world, our team volunteers to help make a difference in our local communities. Read on to learn more about ways we contribute to the greater good.
Each year Walden designates one week for our Global Days of Service event. During this week, the entire Walden community celebrates our social change mission by encouraging all students, staff, and faculty to volunteer in their local communities. In 2016, Global Days of Service took place from October 17-23. Here are some ways the ASC faculty and staff participatied in Global Days of Service 2016:
Beyond Global Days of Service, our staff and faculty support organizations and causes important to our communities year-round. Our social change areas of interest include reading literacy, indigenous rights, women’s advocacy, refugee resettlement , race and gender equity, voter registration and participation , education, arts and writing, environment, and historic preservation. Here are some ways the ASC faculty and staff support Walden’s mission of social change year-round: